We are first and foremost a trial practice firm, with an imposing fund of trial experience in a variety of cases tried in state and federal courts in Maryland, Virginia and the District of Columbia.
We have earned our reputation based on our zealous and effective defense of health care providers, including physicians, hospitals, nurses, physician assistants, long term care facilities, HMOs and other health care delivery systems.
Hospitals, long term care facilities, rehabilitations centers and other health care institutions have special requirements that Armstrong, Donohue, Ceppos, Vaughan & Rhoades, Chtd. fulfills.
Health Care professionals seek us out when issues arise with their respective licensing boards. Our knowledge base, derived from our professional liability work, is a valuable asset in our representation of our professional clients in this area of licensing and discipline.
Mr. Barnes received a B.A. from New York University and his J.D. from the George Washington University Law School. Before law school, Mr. Barnes worked with a private learning company that teaches children with learning disabilities. Following law school, Mr. Barnes served as the judicial law clerk to the Honorable Richard E. Jordan in the Circuit Court for Montgomery County, Maryland. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Barnes served under Montgomery County State’s Attorney John McCarthy as an A
German A. Rodriguez, Esquire joined ADCVR as an Associate on September 3, 2014. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Rodriguez served as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable Justin J. King in the Circuit Court for Baltimore County. Mr. Rodriguez received his juris doctorate with honors from the University of Baltimore School of Law, where he was an editor of the University of Baltimore Law Review and a MSBA/UB Business Law Fellow. ADCVR is pleased to welcome Mr. Rodriguez to our team of attorneys.
ADCVR Senior Partner, Kenneth Armstrong, was recently selected by his peers for inclusion in the 21st Edition of The Best Lawyers in America in the practice areas of Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants. Mr. Armstrong was also named the Best Lawyers in America 2014-15 Washington D.C. Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants "Lawyer of the Year." Only a single lawyer in each practice area and designated metropolitan area is honored as the “Lawyer of the Year.” This is the second consecutive yea