Michael J. Baxter has been named to the statewide Top 10 and Top 100 lawyers lists for 2020, published by Super Lawyers. He has been awarded a Super Lawyer distinction each year since 2007.
Super Lawyers, part of Thomson Reuters, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The annual selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates and peer reviews by practice area. No more than five percent of lawyers in Maryland are selected by Super Lawyers, and Michael has been additionally selected as one of the Top Ten Lawyers in the State.
A trial lawyer with more than 35 years of experience, Baxter is a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers, a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates, and has been recognized as a top medical malpractice defense attorney by The Best Lawyers in America. He represents doctors, nurses, hospitals and insurance companies in medical malpractice litigation and represents health care providers in peer review, licensing and credentialing matters. He has tried over 80 jury trials to verdict throughout the State of Maryland.