Douglas A. Datt
Maryland - Rockville
15850 Crabbs Branch Way Suite 330
Rockville, MD 20855
Alternative Dispute Resolution
Doug is a Partner in Kiernan Trebach’s Rockville, Maryland office. Prior to joining Kiernan Trebach, Mr. Datt practiced for more than 30 years with a firm he co-founded in 1992. He is an experienced trial attorney and counselor working on behalf of both businesses and individuals. His excellent legal abilities translate not only to satisfied clients, but also to recognition by his peers.
Doug began his legal career as an Assistant District Attorney in the Atlantic Judicial Circuit in Hinesville, Georgia. After gaining valuable trial experience prosecuting major felonies, he returned to Maryland in 1983 where he served as Assistant State’s Attorney for Charles County, MD. Doug was responsible for prosecuting a variety of crimes including murder, rape, child abuse and theft-related offenses, among others.
Doug’s civil litigation practice includes advising clients and litigating in the areas of personal injury, construction defects and accidents, breach of contract, workers’ compensation and general tort defense litigation. Doug regularly counsels corporate and business clients on a variety of complex issues in matters ranging from collections, breach of contract, corporation formation, asset sales, purchases, employment-related issues, and responses to government subpoenas. Doug is a court-appointed mediator for the District of Columbia Court of Appeals, providing mediation services in Workers’ Compensation cases, and also mediates cases privately for parties.