Five attorneys from Eccleston & Wolf have been featured in the latest edition of “The Best Lawyers in America” and one has even taken the top prize for the Baltimore area in his field. Each year, the magazine highlights the best and brightest in the field of law. Additionally, a single lawyer in a specific practice area and geographic region is honored with a Lawyer of the Year designation.

We are proud to announce that Eccleston & Wolf’s John S. Vander Woude was selected as the 2024 Lawyer of the Year in the Legal Malpractice Law-Defendants category for the Baltimore area.  The following Eccleston & Wolf attorneys have also been recognized this year:

Gregg Viola

Commercial Litigation


Stephen M. Cornelius

Legal Malpractice Law – Defendants
Litigation – Labor and Employment


Edward J. Hutchins, Jr.

Legal Malpractice Law – Defendants


Alvin I. Frederick

Legal Malpractice Law – Defendants

Eccleston and Wolf is honored to have been recognized and looks forward to continuing to serve our clients to the best of our abilities.