Steven A. Allen has been a litigator for over 32 years. Mr. Allen concentrates his practice in the areas of commercial and general litigation & criminal defense, including the defense of white collar criminal cases in the federal and state courts. He represents individuals and companies in a wide variety of cases in various state courts throughout Maryland, the United States District Court for the District of Maryland and state and federal courts outside of this state. He also represents clients in administrative proceedings and before professional boards.
Mr. Allen is a magna cum laude graduate of the University of Baltimore School of Law, where he was the Notes and Comments Editor of the Law Review. Following law school, Mr. Allen served from 1975 to 1976 as a law clerk to a Judge on the Maryland Court of Appeals, and was an Assistant United States Attorney in the District of Maryland from 1980 to 1985. Mr. Allen is a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers.
In addition to his busy litigation practice, Mr. Allen has also served as an Instructor at the University of Baltimore School of Law and has been a speaker on various litigation issues. Mr. Allen is a Fellow in the American College of Trial Lawyers and a Fellow of the Maryland Bar Foundation. He has also been named in The Best Lawyers of America for Commercial Litigation and White Collar and Non-White Collar Criminal Defense and was selected as one of Maryland’s Top 100 Attorneys by his peers in Maryland Super Lawyers & Baltimore Magazine. Mr. Allen has received an AV peer review rating from Martindale-Hubbell.
“Steven Allen is the person I’d go to,” says an adversary, elaborating that Allen is ruthless in fighting the government for people in need of legal assistance. He has more than three decades of experience that emphasizes commercial, general litigation, and criminal defense. – Benchmark Litigation Profile