Experienced. Innovative. Effective.

Downs Ward Bender Herzog & Kintigh, P.A., is a defense focused firm for the litigation and appeals of complex civil cases.

Our location in Baltimore supports our active practice covering all of Maryland, Washington D.C. and Virginia, as well as the surrounding mid-Atlantic region. Several of our attorneys have experience nationwide.

We are committed to achieving your best results by a proactive approach that begins with learning your objectives. Each step of the litigation path encompasses our dialogue about your goals. Our goal is to provide the personalized, effective, and cost-efficient client service that earns your trust.

As experienced trial lawyers, we are familiar with both the courtroom and the conference room. Our experience and judgment about the right resolution for your case are based on a deep and varied practice of mediations, arbitrations, and trials. Every case is different and the right result must match that case. We make sure you know where your case fits so that, together, we know the right result. In every challenge, we work with you to advance excellence.

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Key Bridge Collapse

General Liability Spotlight

Margaret Fonshell Ward and Downs Ward Bender Herzog & Kintigh have been selected to be the Maryland counsel as part of a consortium of attorneys that will be acting as Assistant Counsel to the Attorney General representing the State of Maryland for all claims arising from the recent collapse of the Francis Scott Key Bridge in Baltimore, MD.

Meet Our Attorneys

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About Our Practice Areas

Our litigation team focuses on matters within a wide range.