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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.

Monday, October 1, 2018

Andrew Marter Obtains Defense Verdict in Baltimore County Jury Trial

ADCVR attorney, Andrew Marter, recently obtained a defense verdict on behalf of a podiatric surgeon in a case alleging medical malpractice. The case was filed in the Circuit Court for Baltimore County, Maryland. The plaintiff alleged permanent pain and deformity to her foot and toes following surgery performed by the defendant surgeon. Following a three day jury trial, the jury returned a verdict in favor of the surgeon. Read More

Monday, July 16, 2018

Alex Adkins Obtains a Defense Verdict in Calverty County

ADCVR attorney, Alex Adkins, recently obtained a defense verdict in a premises liability case in the District Court for Calvert County, Maryland. The Plaintiff alleged that the hospital negligently failed to maintain a walkway in front of the facility. After a one day bench trial, the Court rendered a verdict against the Plaintiff and in favor of the hospital. Read More

Monday, July 16, 2018

Erica Mudd and German Rodriguez Secure a Second Dismissal in Prince George's County

ADCVR attorneys, Erica Mudd and German Rodriguez, secured a second dismissal of an action on behalf of a health care provider defendant in a medical negligence case pending in the Circuit Court for Prince George’s County, Maryland. The Court granted the Defendant’s motion, and determined that Plaintiff’s claims were time-barred by the statute of limitations. Read More



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Rockville, MD 20850
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