Joseph H. LaMore, Jr. is a former
Assistant State’s Attorney for Anne Arundel County
and an honors graduate from the University of
Maryland School of Law, with vast experience before
all Maryland State and Federal Courts. Mr. LaMore
provides representation in all Criminal matters and
a wide variety of complex Civil matters.
Mr. LaMore has handled thousands of
Criminal cases, ranging from DWI to First Degree
Murder, and virtually every crime in between.
During his tenure as a prosecutor, the Mayor of
Annapolis awarded him the Annapolis City Police
Department Distinguished Service Citation. Mr.
LaMore has accompanied police officers on ride-alongs
involving felony drug arrests and domestic violence.
He also has been nationally certified at the Anne
Arundel County Police Training Academy in Field
Sobriety Testing, which is the same testing utilized
by police officers across the State in DWI / DUI
The United States Federal Courts have also
acknowledged Mr. LaMore’s legal skills by appointing
him as a Federal Criminal Justice Act Attorney, for
purposes of representing individuals charged with
Mr. LaMore routinely litigates
complex civil cases involving Personal Injury,
Family Law, Business matters and many others. In
the field of Auto Accidents, Mr. LaMore has
specialized experience which benefits his injured
clients. He is a former lawyer for the Maryland
Automobile Insurance Fund, and thus is familiar with
the techniques insurance companies utilize to defend
the claims of persons injured in Auto Accidents.
In the Family Law arena, Mr. LaMore
vigorously represents clients in all types of cases,
including Divorce, Separation Agreements, Child
Custody, Child Support, Alimony, Property
Disposition, Protective Orders, Peace Orders,
Adoption, and Guardianship. Mr. LaMore’s skills in
Domestic Law have been recognized by various Judges
of the Anne Arundel County Circuit Court, who have
appointed him in cases to represent the interests of
minor children in Family Law proceedings.
In the Business field, Mr. LaMore has
assisted many businesses with their legal needs,
from initial formation, to litigation of disputes.
Mr. LaMore regularly drafts, negotiates, reviews and
litigates contracts and agreements on behalf of his
Maryland State Bar
United States Federal Bar
Anne Arundel County Bar Association
Maryland State Bar Association
Litigation Section Member
Criminal Law Section Member
Family Law Section Member
National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Trial Lawyers
Named Leading Lawyer in Anne
As named by What's Up? Annapolis
University of Maryland School of
- Graduated with Honors
- Biology & Economics double major
London School of Economics & Kings
- Educated abroad in London, England
Mr. LaMore represents clients
throughout the State of Maryland, and he handles
cases in every Maryland County and Federal Court.
The majority of his clients are from the following
general locations: Annapolis, Glen Burnie,
Baltimore, Severna Park, Pasadena, Fort Meade,
Towson, Columbia, Laurel, Crofton, Rockville, Upper
Marlboro, Kent Island, Ocean City, Anne Arundel
County, Baltimore County, Baltimore City, Prince
George’s County, Howard County, Queen Anne’s County,
Montgomery County, Carroll County, Worcester County
and Calvert County.