General Practice - Personal Injury - Pharmaceutical Liability

Baltimore, Maryland

H. Russell Smouse

Charles Center, Baltimore, MD
Court Towers, Towson, MD

Admitted to Bar

  • Maryland
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit
  • U.S. Tax Court

Licensed in

  • Maryland

Education & Background

  • Mercersburg Academy and Princeton University, A.B., Economics, 1955
  • University of Maryland School of Law, LL.B., 1958
  • Trial Attorney, U.S. Department of Justice, 1958-1960 (Attorney General's Honor Law School Graduates' Program).
  • Assistant U.S. Attorney, District of Maryland, 1960-1961.
  • Vice Chairman, Board of Directors, Legal Aid Bureau of Baltimore City, 1971-1972.
  • Member, Board of Directors, Maryland Legal Services Corporation, 1987-1994.
  • Member, American Law Institute
  • Fellow, American College of Trial Lawyers
  • Judicial Conference of the Fourth Circuit (Permanent Member).
  • Who's Who in America; Who's Who in American Law
  • Best Lawyers in America 2003-2007, 2009-2010
  • General Counsel, Baltimore Orioles Limited Partnership, 1994 -


  • The Bar Association of Baltimore City (Chairman: Grievance Committee, 1969-1970; Nominating Committee, 1980; Judiciary Committee, 1980-1981; Lawyers' Committee for an Independent Judiciary, 1988-1997; Member, Executive Council, 1969-1970, 1980-1981)
  • Maryland State Bar Association (Member, Board of Governors, 1981-1983)
  • American Bar Association
  • American Association of Justice