“Paul D. Bekman is the Managing Partner of Bekman, Marder & Adkins, LLC. Mr Bekman has practised in the area of serious personal injury and wrongful death cases during the entire time he has practised law for over forty-seven years. He was a graduate of the University of Maryland School of Law in 1971. He has been a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers since 1993, a Fellow in the International Academy of Trial Lawyers, the American Board of Trial Advocates, the International Society of Barristers, he was Alumni of the Year at the University of Maryland School of Law in 2010, and was named one of the eleven Living Legal Legends by the Baltimore City Bar Association in 2010. He has tried several hundred personal injury and wrongful death cases during his career in Federal Court, State Court and various states on the East Coast. He has obtained a significant number of multimillion-dollar verdicts in those trial Courts.
One of the areas of his speciality is Admiralty and Maritime Cases. He has been a Proctor in Admiralty since 1974. He is a member of the Maritime Law Association of the United States and has served on the Local Admiralty Advisory Committee of the United States District Court for the District of Maryland on numerous occasions. “View in Lawyer Monthly Magazine >