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SAGE ADVICE IN BUSINESS LAW, LITIGATION, REAL ESTATE LAW, EMPLOYMENT LAW, CONSTRUCTION LAW, ESTATES & TRUSTS, AND FAMILY LAW

BUSINESS, REAL ESTATE, LITIGATION, EMPLOYMENT,CONSTRUCTION, MEDIATION, ESTATES, FAMILY

COMPREHENSIVE LEGAL SERVICES FOR ALL BUSINESSES, INDIVIDUALS, AND FAMILIES

MARYLAND ATTORNEYS - OFFICES IN HISTORIC FREDERICK

SERVING FREDERICK COUNTY, WASHINGTON COUNTY, CARROLL COUNTY, HOWARD COUNTY, MONTGOMERY COUNTY AND BEYOND

Welcome to Weaver & Fitzpatrick, P.A.

Our primary areas of practice are business organization and commercial transactions, construction law, employment law, commercial and civil litigation, real estate law, estate planning and administration, mediation, and family law. The central tenets of our practice are professionalism, excellence, and integrity. Both David Weaver and Peter Fitzpatrick have been rated by other attorneys and the judiciary in their legal community at the highest possible score, AV Preeminent, through Martindale-Hubbell. We continuously strive to serve our clients at the highest levels of excellence and professionalism, and to distinguish ourselves as highly skilled in the entire legal process, not solely litigation. We represent our clients with all of the knowledge, experience, and tools available to us and strive to achieve the goals of our clients in the most efficient, cost-effective, and pragmatic manner possible. We explore all possible options with our clients to select the most practical and cost-effective solution to achieving their objectives. From litigation to structured settlements and business or real property transactions, we work with our clients to develop strategies to minimize liability and maximize return on investment. When necessary we provide robust representation of our client’s interests in court. We guide our clients through the drafting and negotiation of business and real property contracts to help them avoid costly disputes and legal pitfalls in the future. When our clients are faced with the daunting task of administering a decedent’s estate we provide thoughtful and considerate advice and guidance throughout the process of estate administration. Our clients benefit from our experience and guidance in the negotiation and closing of their commercial and residential real property transactions, and the preparation of a variety of deeds to facilitate the transfer of interests in their real estate. We also craft personalized and cost-effective estate plans to transfer your estate and provide for your loved ones without unnecessary complication and expense. This comprehensive professional approach defines the careers of our founding partners.

Our Areas of Practice

We offer many specialized areas of practice complemented by decades experience and relationship building in the Frederick Community. Our level of expertise includes:

Business Organization & Commercial Transactions

Our firm represents businesses of all sizes from sole proprietorships to public utilities. With over 50 years of combined experience, we provide the entire spectrum of business legal services from organizational and transactional matters to litigation.

Commercial & Civil Litigation

We have over 50 years of combined experience in commercial and civil litigation. We represent individuals and businesses as plaintiffs and defendants in both civil and administrative matters throughout Maryland and the U.S. District Court.

Mediation & Alternative Dispute Resolution

David C. Weaver is a certified mediator with over 20 years of experience mediating civil and commercial cases. Mediation services are available directly or by court appointment before or after a case is filed.

Estate Planning & Administration, Wills, & Trusts

Weaver & Fitzpatrick, P.A.’s estate planning practice includes the preparation of wills, trusts, powers of attorney, & advance directives.  We also advise and represent our clients in the administration of trusts and wills.

Construction Law

Weaver & Fitzpatrick, P.A. applies over 50 years of combined experience to our construction law practice. We represent builders, contractors, subcontractors and property owners in construction matters from small home improvement projects to residential and commercial construction.

Employment Law

Our firm represents employers and employees in all transactions and litigation in employment law including wrongful termination, unpaid wage claims, and the drafting and enforcement of employment and non-compete agreements.

Family Law

Weaver & Fitzpatrick, P.A. has over 20 years of experience in divorce and child custody litigation, including marital separation and property settlement agreements, and pre-marital agreements. Click below for more details.

Real Estate Law

Our firm has over 50 years of combined experience in commercial and residential real estate law, including transactional work and litigation. We represent sellers, buyers, and lenders for real estate closings, deeds, lender documents, easements, covenants, and lawsuits.

David C. Weaver

David C. Weaver is rated AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell. Mr. Weaver focuses his practice in the fields of business, transactional & commercial law, employment law, civil litigation, and estate planning & administration.  He is a graduate of Lafayette College and West Virginia University College of Law, and served as Law Clerk for the Honorable Dennis M. Sweeney, Circuit Court for Howard County.  He is licensed in Maryland.

Peter D. Fitzpatrick

Peter D. Fitzpatrick is rated AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell. Mr. Fitzpatrick focuses his practice in the fields of civil litigation, business, transactional and commercial law, real estate law, estate planning & administration, and family law.  He is a graduate of Syracuse University and Widener University School of Law and is licensed in Maryland.

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131 West Patrick Street
Frederick, MD 21701