Eric S. Lipsetts


Georgetown University Law Center, Washington, D.C.

J.D. cum laude, 1985; Member, American Criminal Law Review

Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD

Master of Health Science, 1975

Antioch College, Yellow Springs, Ohio

B.A., 1973


1992 - Present        Eric Lipsetts, P.A., Annapolis, MD

Managing partner.  Business litigation re corporate valuation, fraud, extra-contractual liability/bad faith, breach of contract.  Experience in product liability, family law, labor disputes, employment, constitutional torts, white-collar crime, and regulatory matters.  Outside counsel to various companies; matters include litigation, employee matters, corporate restructuring, acquisitions, corporate matters.  Clients include national companies, corporations and individuals.  Former affiliations: Simmons & Lipsetts (1992), Jepsen & Lipsetts (1996), Cutler & Lipsetts, LLC (2001).

1988 - 1992           Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal, Washington, D.C.

Complex litigation involving manufacturers, suppliers and insurers.  Lead counsel in class action, multi-jurisdictional litigation.                                                                    

1986 - 1988          Crowell & Moring, Washington, D.C.

White collar crime.


1985 - 1986          Honorable James A. Belson, District of Columbia Court of Appeals.


The Terry Score, 36 Cath. U. L. Rev. 717 (1987).

                                              BAR MEMBERSHIPS

District of Columbia and Maryland (state and federal courts), Fourth and Federal Circuits.


Vice Chairman, MSBA Fee Dispute Committee, District 5 (2001- present);

General Counsel, A.A. County Dem. Central Committee (2006 - 2014);  

Counsel, Annapolis Democratic Central Committee (2013 – present);

Member, Ad Hoc Committee to Review Annapolis Elections (2014 – present);

Adjunct Professor, Anne Arundel Community College (Civil Procedure) (2015 – present);

Lamba Legal, the legal organization working for civil rights of LGBT individuals (2009 - present).


2013 Martindale Client Distinction Award

Excellent AVVO rating