Prior to joining the Geller Law Firm, Maria spent many years at a boutique litigation firm based in Washington, D.C. specializing in commercial business litigation with an entirely federal practice. While Maria’s practice is quite versatile, Maria specializes in business law and litigation, where she has represented major corporations and small business entities alike. Maria has considerable experience in Federal District Court, U.S. Court of Appeals, Bankruptcy Court and State courts, appearing in court nationwide frequently on behalf of her clients. She has worked on many cases concerning complex contract interpretation, drafted appellate briefs, and has a number of favorable decisions published on Lexis exemplifying these achievements.
Along with Maria’s zeal for the practice of law, Maria is an avid runner and yoga practitioner, loves cooking, and spending time with her five-year-old son and husband at their home in the Crestwood neighborhood of Washington, D.C. They are expecting baby number 2 in the Fall of 2016.
Maria graduated cum laude from the Honors Program at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor and cum laude from the American University Washington College of Law in Washington, D.C. Maria is active in the community, having served two years as General Counsel for the Taste of the South Charity, and currently serving as General Counsel for Crispus Attucks Development Corporation. She is admitted to practice law in Maryland Virginia, and Washington, D.C.