Joel D. Newport
Mr. Newport obtained his undergraduate degree in Biology in 1983 from Syracuse University, where he was a New York State Board of Regents Scholarship recipient. He is a 1988 honors graduate of the University of Miami School of Law. He was the editor-in-chief of the University of Miami Entertainment and Sports Law Review, and a former partner at Semmes, Bowen & Semmes. Joel is an experienced trial attorney in state and federal courts across Maryland with extensive involvement in complex litigation, including medical malpractice defense, construction litigation, EEOC litigation, and product liability cases involving L-Tryptophan, Body Armor, asbestos and many other consumer products. Mr. Newport is married with two children.
J.D., University of Miami School of Law, 1988
B.S., Syracuse University, 1983