A trial lawyer with extensive experience in complex business disputes, professional liability cases, and the representation of nonprofit entities, Geoff Genth represents companies, partnerships, and individual shareholders in disputes involving assets, breach of contract or fiduciary duty, ownership, retirement benefits, and other matters. He represents professionals and their businesses in professional liability matters involving malpractice, attorney grievance claims, insurance coverage, ethics, compensation, and whistleblower claims. Geoff serves as lead or local counsel in complex cases in Maryland's federal court, including the representation of major pharmaceutical manufacturers, power companies, investment banks, and professionals. For more information go to www.geoffreygenth.com.
Listed in Best Lawyers in America for Commercial Litigation, since 2012;
Recognized in Chambers USA, since 2006; Recognized in Benchmark Litigation, "Local Litigation Star," for General Commercial, Professional Liability, since 2015.
Federal Bar Association; American Bar Association; Fourth Circuit Judicial Conference, Permanent Member; Maryland State Bar Association; Bar Association of Baltimore City; Baltimore County Bar Association.
Co-author, "Commencing an Action: Maryland," Thomson Reuters Practical Law; Author, "MD Court of Appeals Recognizes Applicability of 'Reasonable Expectations' Doctrine to Disputes Among Shareholders of Closely-Held Corporations," The Maryland Litigator.
University of Michigan Law School, J.D., cum laude; Yale University, B.A., magna cum laude.