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Since 1987, Armstrong, Donohue, Ceppos, Vaughan & Rhoades, Chtd. has distinguished itself as a premier litigation firm of accomplished trial attorneys, handling a wide array of medical liability and healthcare law matters.


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.

Medical Malpractice Defense

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.

Hospital & Health Care

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.

Tuesday, November 3, 2015

ADCVR Welcomes Pamela B. Kincheloe, Esquire

Ms. Kincheloe was a Partner with ADCVR for many years until 2003, when she left to work as a Senior Investigator for the Virginia Licensing Boards, primarily the Virginia Board of Medicine. She received a BSN from Marymount University and her J.D. from George Mason University School of Law. For many years in her prior professional life, she was a Certified Nurse Midwife prior to embarking on her second career in the law. ADCV&R is pleased to welcome Ms. Kincheloe back to our team of attorneys. Read More

Friday, October 30, 2015

Susan Boyce Obtains a Dismissal in a Maryland Board of Physicians Action

ADCVR Partner, Susan Boyce, secured dismissal of an action pending before the Maryland Board of Physicians. The physician was charged with unprofessional conduct in the practice of medicine and sexual impropriety. Following a Case Resolution Conference before the Board’s Disciplinary Committee, the Board dismissed all charges against the physician. Read More

Friday, October 30, 2015

Rob Maynard Obtains a Defense Verdict in Montgomery County

ADCV&R Partner, Rob Maynard, recently obtained a defense verdict in a medical negligence case in the Circuit Court for Montgomery County, Maryland. The Plaintiff alleged that she sustained injuries to her popliteal vessels and surrounding nerves during a right total knee arthroplasty. Following a four day trial, the jury delivered a defense verdict in thirty minutes. Read More



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Armstrong, Donohue, Ceppos, Vaughan & Rhoades, Chtd.
204 Monroe Street #101
Rockville, MD 20850
Tel: 301.251.0440