In addition to providing unparalleled representation to victims of medical malpractice in Baltimore, Maryland and Washington DC, the firm of Schochor, Federico and Staton, P.A. demonstrates an ongoing commitment to service to the communities they represent. The firm has recently made a donation of $25,000 to the University of Baltimore School of Law. The donation is designated to award scholarships to several aspiring legal professionals who demonstrate exceptional work ethic and excellence in their academic pursuits.
Support for the Next Generation
“We are very grateful to our friends at Schochor, Federico and Staton for this generous donation,” says Ronald Weich, Dean of the University of Baltimore School of Law. “The firm boasts several outstanding University of Baltimore law graduates. Their success reflects well on our school, and the firm’s support for the next generation of UB Law students is commendable and very much appreciated.”
Schochor, Federico and Staton, P.A. founding partner Philip Federico is an alumnus of University of Baltimore School of Law. He has used the top-quality education he received there to forge an impressive path in the field of medical malpractice law. Mr. Federico has received extensive recognition and honors for his work, including an AV rating in the Martindale Hubbell Law Directory. This is the highest rating an attorney can receive for ethical standards and legal ability.
Partner James Cardea, who was recently awarded the 2017 Top Ten Attorneys Award for the State of Maryland by the National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys, is a proud University of Baltimore School of Law alumnus. Mr. Cardea graduated cum laude and received several accolades for his graduate work there, including the American Jurisprudence Awards in Legal Analysis, Research and Writing, and Domestic Relations, and was also inducted into the Heuisler Honor Society.
Several Alum Fondly Reminisce
Several other members of the SFSPA team reflect fondly on their time at the University of Baltimore School of Law. Partner Jonathan Goldberg received his Juris Doctor from the program in 1991 and remains a member of the school’s law bar review. Associate Brent Ceryes is also a UB Law graduate. Tara Clary, Attorney Medical Investigator for SFSPA, earned her JD from the school as well; and Attorney Medical Investigator Nicole Szeliga pursued her graduate studies at UB and participated in their National Appellate Advocacy Moot Court Team.
Leader in Legal Education Since 1925
University of Baltimore School of Law has been a leader in legal education since 1925. The school boasts a network of over 13,000 prestigious alumni. UB Law graduates make up nearly a third of the sitting judges in the state of Maryland. “The UB School of Law is a stronghold for providing top-notch education,” says Partner Jonathan Goldberg. “Our firm is grateful for the opportunity to give back to an institution that has given us so much.”
Schochor, Federico and Staton, P.A. is proud to serve the Baltimore, Maryland and Washington, D.C. community and looks forward to continued support of the University of Baltimore School of Law in years to come. To learn more about the firm, or to schedule a consultation for your medical malpractice case in Baltimore, Maryland or Washington DC, contact us at 410-234-1000.