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24 North Court StreetWestminster, MD 21157

Our Team

Our Attorneys

some of the top legal talents:

When a law firm has been in existence since 1936, it attracts some of the top legal talents in its location and areas of practice. Take a look at our 5 Full-Time attorneys’ biographies and you will see why our partners are all Peer Review Rated as Preeminent or Distinguished by Martindale-Hubbell®.

Together, their experience is worth over 150 years. Peer review ratings attest to a lawyer’s legal ability and professional ethics and reflect the confidential opinions of members of the bar and judiciary.

When you need knowledgeable and experienced attorneys in central Maryland or the greater Baltimore metropolitan area,
call Hoffman, Comfort, Offutt, Scott & Halstad, LLP at (410) 848-4444 or contact us online.

Meet Our Attorneys

The role of the lawyer varies greatly across legal jurisdictions, and so it can be treated here in only the most general terms.

Damian L. Halstad

Wills, Trusts. Estate Administration, Estate Disputes & Litigation, Business Law and Elder Law

David K. Bowersox

Administrative law and local government law, Zoning, planning, land use and eminent domain, Real estate development, litigation and transactions

Dennis M. Twigg

Dennis M. Twigg


Wills, Trusts, Estate Administration, Estate Planning, Elder Law and Medical Assistance/Medicaid

Jeffrey D. Scott

Jeffrey D. Scott

Attorney, Of Council

Wills, Trusts, Estate Administration, Estate Planning, Estate & Gift Taxation and Elder Law

R. Neal Hoffman

R. Neal Hoffman


Estate Planning, Estate Administration and Real Estate.

Richard H. Offutt, Jr.

Personal Injury, Automobile Accidents & Injuries, Motorcycle Accidents & Injuries, Divorce, Family Law, Collections and Civil Litigation

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To Our Valued Friends and Clients:

We have taken steps to continue to provide quality legal service in these unprecedented times. We are available by phone, online conference, and email to continue serving our community's needs. 

Please contact us by phone or email. We have already worked on creative solutions to handle signatures for vulnerable clients.