With over 48 years of experience in law, Attorney Hoffman is the managing partner at Hoffman, Comfort, Offutt, Scott & Halstad, LLP. After receiving a Bachelor of Arts degree from Western Maryland College (now known as McDaniel College), he earned his J.D. from the University of Baltimore School of Law. In addition to his managerial duties, Mr. Hoffman focuses his practice in the areas of estate planning, estate administration, and real estate.
A member of the Maryland State and American Bar Associations, he is also a member and past president (1984–85) of the Carroll County Bar Association. From 2001 to 2013 he was chairman of the Carroll County Advisory Board of Directors of Branch Banking and Trust Company. Attorney Hoffman also serves or has served the community in numerous ways, including:
Carroll Lutheran Village – Trustee (1997-2003, and 2006-2012)
Davis Library, Inc. – Trustee (1994-present), President (2003-2012)
Carroll Hospital Center Foundation — Trustee (1998–2008), Secretary (2001–2007)
Carroll County Leadership Team for McDaniel College Carpe Diem Campaign (2008–2009)
Grace Lutheran Church – Member, Stewardship Committee (2008-2012)
McDaniel College -Alumni Community Service Award (2016)