Thomas J. Althauser

Thomas J. AlthauserOf Counsel
althauser@ewmd.com
Eccleston and Wolf Maryland Office
Baltimore-Washington Law Center
7240 Parkway Drive, 4th Floor
Hanover, MD 21076
410-752-7474 / 410-752-0611 (fax)

After spending eight years in the U.S. Navy on nuclear fast attack submarines, Tom joined Eccleston and Wolf as a law clerk in 1987. After completing law school and passing the bar, he continued with the firm as an associate in 1988.

Tom’s practice concentrated in the field of insurance defense law, with an emphasis on the defense of professionals including architects, engineers, health care professionals, accountants, lawyers, and insurance and investment brokers. He has also defended a wide variety of lawsuits involving serious personal injuries, including claims involving toxic torts and defective products.

Education:
SUNY, (Regents; B.S, 1982)
University of Maryland School of Law (J.D. with honor, 1988)

Admitted:
Court of Appeals of Maryland, 1988
U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland, 1989
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, 1989
U.S. Supreme Court, 1995

Martindale-Hubbell rating: AV

Best Lawyers in America (Professional Malpractice), since 2007
Super Lawyers, since 2010
Top 100 Lawyers in Maryland 2012
American Lawyer Magazine’s Top Rated Lawyer in Construction Law 2012

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