• Former Assistant State's Attorney

    The experience of a former Cecil County prosecutor provides unique insight into the defense of criminal and DUI cases. Our firm has knowledge of our local courts and will provide you with experienced aggressive representation in all criminal/DUI cases.

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  • Maryland Criminal Defense Attorneys

    With over 40 years combined experience, we prepare every case as if we have a personal stake in the outcome. Smart Aggressive Litigation is about knowing the law, the facts of your case and knowing how to achieve the best possible result. We appear daily in court in Cecil County and will provide you with personalized service to obtain the best result for your case.

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  • Welcome to our Firm

    We are an established highly regarded criminal/DUI defense practice also providing expanded services in immigration matters and complex civil litigation. We are committed to providing personalized service to our clients through a client portal and welcome your inquiries.

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Meet the Attorneys

C. Thomas Brown

Mr. Brown is a former Assistant State’s Attorney for Cecil County engaged in the practice of law since 1979. His practice is exclusively criminal and DUI defense and widely considered one of the top criminal defense firms in Cecil County. Formerly, he was a partner in a major Baltimore firm with broad experience in mass tort litigation representing Fortune 50 corporations. He represents clients in state and federal courts.

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Tina Harris

Ms. Harris received her Bachelor of Science from Towson State University and her Juris Doctor from University of Baltimore School of Law with a concentration in Litigation and Advocacy. At UB Law, she was a recipient of the merit-based UB Law Scholarship,member of the Royal Shannonhouse Honor Society, and graduated with honors.

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Cecil County Criminal Defense Lawyers

C. Thomas Brown and Tina Harris

     Brown Harris is an established criminal defense firm founded by C. Thomas Brown. Mr. Brown and Tina Harris have merged practices to provide expanded services to our clients. However, we are Cecil County Criminal Defense Lawyers and our practice specializes in criminal and DUI defense. Mr. Brown and Ms. Harris have been trial lawyers for the entirety of their legal careers and appear in court daily representing clients in trials, preliminary hearings, motions hearings. Ms. Harris also represents clients in immigration matters and complex civil litigation.

If you have recently been arrested, you are most likely very apprehensive, confused, and worried about your future. We understand the emotions you are feeling and will zealously defend you to protect your freedom.

     As a former Assistant State's Attorney for Cecil County, Mr. Brown's practice is strictly devoted to criminal and DUI cases. He has extensive jury trial experience throughout Maryland. When you work with Mr. Brown and Ms. Harris, all your questions and concerns will be answered by an experienced former Cecil County prosecutor. Our clients can be confident that they have hired knowledgeable, distinguished, and aggressive lawyers committed to helping them avoid a criminal conviction. With over 40 years of combined experience, we know the prosecutors and the judges - and use that experience to help build a winning defense.

     We defend clients against any criminal charges, including DUI, drug crimes, sex crimes, weapons offenses, assault, murder, theft, arson, kidnapping, prostitution, burglary, robbery, juvenile crimes, CDL and other traffic violations and DMV hearings. As a former prosecutor, Mr. Brown brings his extensive experience to each case.

    We have earned a reputation for aggressive representation as hard-hitting defense attorneys. We ask the tough questions and know how to build a winning strategy. Criminal defense is a highly specialized area of law and it is a challenge to stay ahead of the changing laws– to provide defense strategies that will be the most effective both in and out of the courtroom.

     When faced with criminal charges, hire an attorney you can trust to defend you in court—this means hiring a lawyer who not has only extensive knowledge and experience in Maryland criminal law, but who also has a proven track record of achieving successful results. We have defended clients in the Cecil County area for many years and have achieved winning verdicts for countless people.

     Whether you have been charged with a felony or misdemeanor offense, you need a top Cecil County criminal lawyer on your side, aggressively defending your rights and best interest throughout the criminal process. If you or someone you know has been charged with a crime and needs high quality, experienced criminal defense, then contact our Cecil County office today for a free consultation.

     When your freedom is at risk, contact Brown Harris, we know the law, we know the system, we know how to get the best results for our clients.

    Contact us today to learn more about how we can help you with the criminal charges you, a family member or a loved one may be facing. We offer a free initial consultation, so you can have your case evaluated personally. Flexible appointment times and jail visits are also available

Aggressive Representation

Brown Harris is an established criminal defense firm with a new name. C. Thomas Brown and Tina Harris have partnered to continue providing experienced and aggressive representation in criminal and DUI cases. Near the courts, we are also involved in immigration matters and complex civil litigation.

Contact Us Today

Contact us today to learn more about how we can help you with the criminal charges you, a family member or a loved one may be facing. We offer a free initial consultation so you can have your case evaluated personally. Flexible appointment times and jail visits are also available.

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