Attorney Stephen Shepard

About Me

Stephen P. Shepard is a Maryland criminal defense attorney and the owner of the Law Office of Stephen P. Shepard, LLC. He has extensive experience in handling criminal, DUI/DWI, serious traffic, and violation of probation cases. Additionally, he has zealously represented clients at bail review hearings, modification of sentence hearings, and various other legal proceedings. Before founding his own law office, he served as a full-time volunteer attorney for the Maryland Office of the Public Defender. As a volunteer attorney, he personally handled hundreds of cases in the District Court Division of the Howard County office, and later, the Baltimore County office. Prior to becoming an attorney in Maryland, Stephen volunteered during his summers in law school as a full-time law clerk for the Maryland Office of the Public Defender. During his last summer, he served as the law clerk for the District Public Defender for Howard County.
I am Licensed to Practice in:
Marylandsince 2012
My Education
Appalachian School of LawJ.D. - 2012
Cabrini CollegeB.A. - 2009
My Memberships
American Bar Association
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Maryland State Bar Association
National Association of Drug Court Professionals
Maryland Criminal Defense Attorney's Association
My Publications
10 Appalachian J.L. 145 (2010-2011)

Lead Counsel Rating Details

This Attorney is Rated in the Following Practice Areas:
Criminal Law - State Level Crimes since 2015
Drunk Driving Defense since 2016
  • Verified Experience
  • Peer Recommended
  • Spotless Record

Practice Highlights

Received the Following Awards
Avvo Client's Choice Award
Avvo Top Contributor Award
Top 40 Under 40
Top 100 Trial Lawyers
Super Lawyers Rising Star

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