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Richard M. Winters

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Practice Areas:

  • Family Law-Divorce, Child Custody 40%
  • Personal Injury-Plaintiff 15%
  • Mediation/Arbitration 15%
  • Civil Litigation 15%
  • Commercial Litigation 5%
  • Criminal Defense 5%
  • Estate Planning 5%
Martindale-Hubbell | Client Champion | Sliver / 2020
Martindale-Hubbell | AV | Preeminent | Peer Rated for Highest Level of Professional Excellence | 2017


The Law Office of Richard M. Winters, LLC advocates for clients with personalized service and expertise, focusing on the areas of family law, personal injury, civil litigation and mediation. I have been based in Frederick for many years and he is familiar with the court systems throughout Maryland.

We understand that navigating legal issues can be one of the most difficult times in life. Our focus is achieving the best possible outcome, while providing personalized service for your case from start to finish. 

Our office is conveniently located in downtown Frederick.  


  • George Washington University Law School, Washington, District of Columbia
    • J.D. - 1975
  • Duke University, Durham, North Carolina
    • B.S. - 1971

Bar Admission

  • Maryland, 2000
  • U.S. District Court District of Maryland, 2002


  • Martindale-Hubbell Preeminent AV 5.0, 2008 - 2020
  • Superlawyers, 2019 - 2020

Pro-Bono Activities

  • District Court of Maryland- Alternative Dispute Resolution

Past Positions

  • Haugh & Winters, Associate/Partner, 2000 to 2016

Professional Associations

  • Frederick County Bar Association, Member, Present
  • American Bar Association, Alternative Dispute Resolution Section, Member, Present
  • Maryland State Bar Association, Inc., Lawyer Counseling Committee, Member, Present

Current Employment Position

  • Owner