Daniel M. ClementsOf Counsel
Daniel M. Clements has distinguished himself as a preeminent trial attorney during his 40-year career, including more than twenty as a partner in this firm. At the same time, he has devoted extraordinary energy to civic and community causes. From successfully prosecuting jockeys for fixing races, to defending Prince George's County's civil rights record, to winning record-setting medical malpractice awards, Mr. Clements has demonstrated his courtroom skill in over 100 jury trials. His community service record is equally impressive, including active roles in the Maryland Democratic party; chairmanship of RESOLVE, a national organization for couples dealing with infertility; and chairmanship of Planned Parenthood of Maryland. Over the past 20 years, Mr. Clements has spent countless hours advocating for the rights of injured persons and consumers before the General Assembly of Maryland.
Mr. Clements served as President of the Maryland Trial Lawyers Association, and for over a decade as Chairman of its Political Action Committee. He is a former Assistant United States Attorney for Maryland, and a law clerk to the Honorable James R. Miller of the U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland.
Mr. Clements retired in 2014, but remains Of Counsel to SCBMA.
J.D., Honors, Law Review, George Washington University Law School, 1971
B.A., Pennsylvania State University, 1968
Past President, Maryland Trial Lawyers Association
Advocate, American Board of Trial Advocates
Chairman, Maryland State Bar Association Technology Task Force
Member, Association of Trial Lawyers of America
Member, Maryland State Bar Association
Member, Bar Associations of Howard and Anne Arundel County
Member, District of Columbia Bar