Thomas Brown

Mr. Brown has been a trial attorney for his entire legal career and is a former Assistant State's Attorney for Cecil County.  He appears in court on a daily basis representing criminal defendants in trials, preliminary hearings, violation of probation and bail reviews in District and Circuit Court.  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


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

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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.