District of Columbia

1233 20th St. NW

Washington, DC 20036

Practice Areas

Alternative Dispute Resolution


General Litigation


Insurance Coverage

Premises Liability

Product Liability


An accomplished and results-driven trial attorney, Partner Jeanie Ismay of the firm’s DC office has a history of success managing a variety of complex litigation. Her experience includes claims alleging traumatic brain and serious bodily injury, wrongful death, products and
premises liability, civil right violations, environmental violations, insurance fraud, property damage, and toxic torts, including carbon monoxide poisoning, mold, exposure to lead, and other substances. She regularly handles trials in both state and federal courts. Her practice also includes defending business clients before the Maryland Commission on Civil Rights. Jeanie utilizes her extensive litigation and courtroom trial experience to provide careful counsel to her clients facing complex legal claims.

Jeanie has spoken at conferences, authored articles, and has served on the Maryland Ethics’ Committee and board of the Maryland Women’s Bar Association. She has also enjoyed serving on the faculty of training for lawyers and claims professionals. Prior to joining the firm, she practiced with firms in the Baltimore area.

Court Admissions

  • Maryland
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland


  • University of Baltimore School of Law, J.D.
  • West Virginia University, Bachelor of Arts, English Literature


  • Law Clerk to the Honorable United States Magistrate Judge James Seibert, United States
    District Court for the Northern District of West Virginia

Professional & Community Affiliations

  • DRI
  • Maryland Defense Counsel
  • MSBA
  • Women’s Bar Association of Maryland
  • Catechist, Immaculate Conception Church, Towson, Maryland