Thomas Brown

Mr. Brown is a former Assistant State's Attorney for Cecil County and has been a trial attorney for his entire legal career.  He appears in court on a daily basis representing criminal and DUI defendants in trials, preliminary hearings, violation of probation, and bail reviews in District and Circuit Court in Elkton, MD.  In addition to his extensive jury trial experience, Mr. Brown has also defended clients in Kent County, Harford County, Baltimore County, Baltimore City, Prince George's County, and Ocean City, MD (Snow Hill).

Bar Admissions

  • Maryland, 1979
  • Supreme Court of the United States
  • United States District Court District of Maryland
  • United States Bankruptcy Court
  • United States Court of Appeals, 4th Circuit


  • University of Baltimore School of Law, Baltimore, Maryland, 1979 J.D.
  • University of Delaware, 1974, B.A.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Maryland Criminal Defense Attorneys Association
  • National Criminal Defense Lawyers Association

Past Employment Positions

  • Cecil County, Maryland, Assistant State's Attorney, 1980 - 1987
  • Partner, Semmes, Bowen & Semmes, Baltimore, MD
  • Founding Partner, Albright, Brown & Goertemiller, Baltimore, MD


Recent Blog Posts


  • Mr Brown "Best Attorney in Town"

    Mr. Brown worked my son's case, he was very honest, forth coming and didn't make any promises he couldn't back up. He is very knowledgeable and dedicated. I spoke with three other attorneys before I chose him and am glad I did. You will too..
  • Doug Recommends Thomas Brown

    Tom Brown is very confident, respected by his peers, knows his way around the court room, I highly recommend Tom and I would use him again.
  • The real deal

    Attorney Brown is the one you want in your corner when you are in a legal bind. He uses his extensive knowledge of the law, his years of experience, along with his relationships and reputation to be a superior advocate for his clients. The way he walked me through the process and described his st...
  • USAF (RET.)

    He was recommended by a lifelong resident of Elkton. His representation paid off when a DUI and 5 other charges were dropped, leaving only a lesser, much more acceptable charge, that was ok with me! Seemed he had some connections in the courtroom and had some clout. Price was very reasonable.
  • Attorney Recommendation

    Mr. Brown provided exceptional client services during the time he represented me. From the initial consultation, he demonstrated a wealth of knowledge and subject matter expertise pertaining to local and regional legislation. His awareness of county policy and law enforcement agreements positione...
  • Doug Recommends Thomas Brown

    Tom, Very confident, respected by his peers, knows his way around the court room, I highly recommend to Tom and I would use him again.
  • Amy D. Recommends Thomas Brown

    I was lucky to have had the opportunity to have Tom represent me with my DUI charges. The outcome was more than what I expected. The process can be very upsetting and embarrassing. I went in feeling relaxed and confident having Tom there to guide me. Not only did I have a criminal court hearing I...
  • Expert Lawyer

    I recommend Thomas Brown as a Criminal Defense Lawyer. He has represented me with his experience and knowledge in the most professional way. He has treated me with the upmost respect. His knowledge in the legal justice arena was amazing. I was represented in a most respectful and dignified manner...
  • Awesome Attorney

    I recommend Thomas Brown to be the one who represents you for any legal issues. He is an outstanding lawyer who got me the lowest possible punishment for my case. Good man. If I were to ever get into trouble he would be the first one I called.
  • Another win!!

    Another win!! Tom Brown has represented me in numerous cases all of which we have won. Tom is well respected in the courts as well as the Barracks. When he makes a phone call things get done.His years of previously being an assistant states attorney show their weight in the court room halls as ne...
  • Roberto Morici Recommends Thomas Brown

    Mr. Brown was very professional,help me to solve my problems in a fast and easy way.His fee was very reasonable,I highly recommend to contact him for any kind of legal problem.
  • Great!

    Exceeded expectations. Down to earth and did a great job.
  • Chris & Melissa Thomas Recommends Thomas Brown

    Tom was very personal, persistent & followed through with everything he promised he would do! In the end Tom's persistence paid off. We would highly recommend Tom for any of your legally endeavors.
  • Steve M Recommends Thomas Brown

    Very professional, Job well done!
  • Sven Lundin Recommends Thomas Brown

    Thomas Brown did an excellent job defending me. He used every tool at his disposal to result in a sentence that was fair and wouldn't destroy my life, when the consequences could have been severe and cost me my freedom, driving privileges, and job. I am very happy with the verdict and would highl...
  • C. Thomas Brown Attorney at Law. Best Criminal Defense Attorney

    Tom Brown is an Expert in Criminal Law! His approach in defending my daughter during a trial was Beyond my expectations. In what seemed impossible w complex case... He blew me away! I not only suggest him but I'm telling you....if you ever need hope, help & best representation....this is YOUR...
  • Barbara Derr Recommends Thomas Brown

    Mr Brown has done an amazing job for both me and my husband. I highly recommend him. He goes above and beyond to ensure the best reults. He is very knowledgeable. You definitely want him in your corner.

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.