Four Adelberg attorneys named The Best Lawyers in America® 2018

August 18, 2017

BALTIMORE (August 18, 2017) — Attorneys Michael G. Hendler, F. Kirk Kolodner, David B. Rudow and Tracy L. Steedman of Adelberg, Rudow, Dorf and Hendler, LLC have been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2018.

Michael G. Hendler has practiced family law for more than 40 years. In 2015 and 2016, he was named family law “Lawyer of the Year” in Baltimore by The Best Lawyers in America®. He has been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers of America® for the past 16 years. He also has been selected to Maryland Super Lawyers® for the past 9 years, and was listed in the top 10 in 2016 and in the top 100 for 5 years.

F. Kirk Kolodner has 35 years of trial and transactional experience. For the past 3 years, he has been selected among The Best Lawyers in America® for estate and trust litigation. He also has been selected to Maryland Super Lawyers® for 10 years. For 4 years, he has had the distinction of being named among the 100 top lawyers in Maryland as a family law lawyer.

David B. Rudow has been listed in The Best Lawyers in America® for the past 14 years, including “Corporate Lawyer of the Year” in Baltimore. He has been selected to Maryland Super Lawyers® for 11 years, including selection in the top 100 in the business/corporate category. His practice includes taxation, business transactions, estates and trusts, and acquisitions and mergers.

Tracy L. Steedman has been recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® for the first time. Tracy focuses on commercial construction litigation, construction contract drafting and negotiation, and green building law in Maryland. She handles complex commercial construction disputes, including bond claims and mechanics’ liens, trust fund and payment issues, impact and delay claims, construction defects, and warranty issues on public and private projects.  She has been selected to Maryland Super Lawyers® since 2010, and in 2017, was included in publication’s Top 50 Women.

“Having attorneys selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® is an honor and highlights the strong reputation our attorneys have in the legal community in diverse practice areas” said Oren D. Saltzman, managing member of Adelberg.

Best Lawyers® is a peer-review publication established more than three decades ago that is respected by both clients and legal professionals alike. In 2017, 54,905 attorneys in 140 practice areas covering all 50 states and the District of Columbia were listed in The Best Lawyers in America®. This is based on more than 7.3 million detailed evaluations of lawyers by other lawyers.

To be voted by one’s peers to the list is an honor; and to remain included on the list, an attorney must maintain those votes in subsequent polls.


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