Attorneys

Attorneys

Get to know our team–unparalleled in experience and highly proficient in the practice of law.

Richard Kupfer

Richard Kupfer

In memoriam, 1937-2016. Admitted to bar, 1961, Maryland. Education: University of Maryland (A.B., with honors, 1959); (L.L.B., 1961). Member: The Bar Association of Baltimore City (Member, Committee on: Workmen’s Compensation, 1969-1970); Maryland State and American Bar Associations; Maryland Trial Lawyers Association; The Association of Trial Lawyers of America. [1st Lt., U.S. Army, JAGC, 1965-1967].

Leonard J. Grossman

Leonard J. Grossman

Born June 29, 1941, admitted to bar, 1966, Maryland. Education: University of Maryland (B.A., 1963); (L.L.B., 1965). Member: The Bar Association of Baltimore City (Member, Committees on: Continuing Legal Education, 1970-1972; Committee to Revise the Land Patents Statue, 1974-1976; Maryland State Bar Association (Member, Committee on Settlement Practices and Procedure, 1973) American Bar Association; Past president, Savings & Loan Association lawyers of Maryland, 1986. Martindale-Hubbell AV Peer-Review Rating.

Walter F. Balint

Walter F. Balint

Born February 7, 1946; admitted to bar, 1972, Maryland. Education: Loyola College (B.S., 1968); University of Baltimore (J.D., 1972). Assistant State’s Attorney and Trial Supervisor, Baltimore, 1973-1975. Member: The Bar Association of Baltimore City; Maryland State Bar Association. Martindale-Hubbell AV Peer-Review Rating.

John Amato, IV

John Amato, IV

Born June 7, 1956; admitted to bar, 1980, Maryland. Education: Loyola College (B.A., 1977); Georgetown (J.D. 1980). Adjunct Professor, Loyola College. Editor, Law & Policy in International Business, 1978-1979. Practices complex litigation including asbestos, medical malpractice, and appellate work. Member: Maryland State Bar Association. Martindale-Hubbell AV Peer-Review Rating.

Elliot N. Lewis

Elliot N. Lewis

Born April 30, 1952; admitted to bar, 1976, Maryland. Education: American University (B.A., 1973); University of Baltimore (J.D. 1975). Assistant State’s Attorney for Baltimore City (1976-1983); Assistant Public Defender (1983-1990); Elliot N. Lewis, P.A. -Attorney-at-Law (1983-Present); Member: Baltimore City Bar Association; Maryland State Bar Association.

Michael A. Sklarosky

Michael A. Sklarosky

Michael A. Sklarosky earned his bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Syracuse University in 2007. He received his J.D. from Widener University School of Law in 2011 and then became barred in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. After graduating from law school, Mike practiced law in Pennsylvania for eight years with his father, focusing his practice on litigating all types of personal injury claims, as well as employment and civil rights claims. Mike also represented individuals charged with DUI and other various criminal offenses.

Mike relocated to Maryland after passing the bar exam and joined the firm in May of 2019. His practice consists solely of representing individuals in personal injury litigation.

Erica C. Fischer

Erica C. Fischer

Erica C. Fischer earned her bachelor’s degree in Political Science from the University of Baltimore in 2015. She received her J.D. magna cum laude from the University of Baltimore School of Law in 2018 and then became a member of the Maryland bar in December of 2018. After graduating from law school, Erica worked at two prior law offices focusing on representing individuals who were injured in automobile crashes, or from the negligence of others, representing individuals for HIPPA violations, and other civil torts. Erica also represented injured workers before the Worker’s Compensation Commission.

Erica joined the firm in August of 2020. Her practice solely focuses on representing individuals who were injured at work in front of the Worker’s Compensation Commission.