Neil J. MacDonald

Mr. MacDonald's practice focuses on all aspects of insurance defense litigation. He has extensive experience representing corporations, individuals, and insurers with regard to asbestos defense litigation, premises liability, products liability, medical device litigation, toxic tort litigation, personal injury litigation, construction litigation, and insurance coverage disputes. In addition, Mr. MacDonald defends individuals who have been charged with alleged unlawful activities. His practice encompasses jury trials and bench trials at the various trial levels in state and federal courts, appeals to the state and federal courts of appeal, binding and non-binding arbitrations and mediations.

Mr. MacDonald's practice is approximately forty-five percent in Maryland, forty-five percent in Virginia, and ten percent in the District of Columbia. Mr. MacDonald was chosen as one of Top 10 Maryland Lawyers in December 2001 by The Daily Record A List.

He resides in Severna Park, Maryland.


University of Baltimore School of Law, J.D., cum laude, 1991
University of Notre Dame, B.A., 1987

Practice Areas

Civil Litigation
Insurance Defense
Asbestos Litigation
Products Liability
Medical Device Litigation
Toxic Tort Litigation


Virginia Bar Association
Maryland State Bar Association
District of Columbia Bar
Defense Research Institute
Council on Litigation Management


2001 U.S. District Court, District of Columbia
2000 U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit
1993 U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Virginia
1992 District of Columbia
1992 Virginia
1992 U.S. District Court, District of Maryland
1991 Maryland

Neil J. MacDonald