Peter D. Fitzpatrick

Attorney at Law


Phone: 301-694-4949

131 West Patrick Street | Frederick, MD 21701


Peter D. Fitzpatrick practices in the areas of civil litigation, business and transactional law, real estate law, divorce and family law, and estate planning and administration. Mr. Fitzpatrick’s litigation practice includes, but is not limited to, complex commercial litigation, tort litigation, business litigation, real estate litigation, divorce and child custody litigation, and commercial landlord-tenant litigation. In the area of business and transactional law, Mr. Fitzpatrick represents businesses of all sizes and types in matters pertaining to the formation, management and operation of business entities, mergers, sales and acquisitions of businesses, contracts, and intellectual property. Mr. Fitzpatrick also represents large public utilities in Maryland in cases involving negligence, property damages, and catastrophic injury. His real estate practice encompasses both residential and commercial real estate transactions, deeds and promissory notes, as well as the litigation of contract disputes, easements, and quiet title actions. Mr. Fitzpatrick’s estate planning practice includes drafting and administration of wills and trusts, as well as advance directives and powers of attorney.


  • Past President, Bar Association of Frederick County
  • Member, Bar Association of Frederick County
  • Member, Maryland State Bar Association
  • Member, Rotary Club of Carroll Creek
  • Past President, Rotary Club of Carroll Creek
  • Past Chair, International Committee, Rotary Club of Carroll Creek
  • Past Chair, Board of Directors, Mother Seton School
  • Past Director, Old Farm Condominium Association
  • Past Director, Lake Linganore Homeowner’s Association


  • AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell (peers and members of the judiciary rate him at the highest level of ethics and professional competence)
  • Fellow – Maryland Bar Foundation
  • James McSherry Memorial Award – Outstanding Service to the Bar Association of Frederick County, Maryland
  • Rotary International Paul Harris Award (2017 and 2019), Rotary Club of Carroll Creek
  • Eagle Scout


  • Business Law, Transactions, and Litigation
  • Real Estate Law, Transactions, and Litigation
  • Business Organization and Planning
  • Civil, Commercial, and Real Estate Litigation
  • Estate Planning and Administration
  • Divorce and Family Law


  • J. D., Widener University School of Law
  • B.A., Syracuse University
  • Maryland Court of Appeals
  • United States District Court for the District of Maryland


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131 West Patrick Street
Frederick, MD 21701