Michael McAuliffeMichael McAuliffe graduated from the University of Notre Dame in 1983. He received his law degree from the Georgetown University Law Center in 1986, cum laude. At Georgetown, he was a Member of the American Criminal Law Review, received a Formal Commendation from the International Academy of Trial Lawyers, and received the Criminal Justice Clinic Award for Advocacy. He was also a Member of the Irish Law Students Association.
He has been selected for inclusion in “Best Lawyers in America,” and was named a SuperLawyer by SuperLawyers Magazine. He has also been elected by his peers to the position of President of the Montgomery County Inn of Court. Mr. McAuliffe is a past Chairman of the Negligence, Insurance and Workers’ Compensation Section of the Maryland State Bar Association. He has been elected to the Executive Committee of the Bar Association of Montgomery County, and is currently the Chair of the Fee Dispute Resolution Committee.
His practice includes representation of individuals and businesses in personal injury matters, workers’ compensation claims, criminal defense and family law matters in Maryland and the District of Columbia. He holds an AV rating from Martindale-Hubbell.
Mr. McAuliffe has practiced law in Frederick and Rockville, Maryland since 1986. He is a member of the Maryland and District of Columbia Bars, and he is admitted to the Bar of the United States Supreme Court. In addition, he is admitted to the United States District Court for the District of Maryland, the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, the United States District Court for the District of Columbia, the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit and the United States Court of Military Appeals. He is a Member of the Bar Association of Montgomery County and the Maryland State Bar Association. He is a member of the Daniel O’Connell Society (Irish Lawyers Association) and the J. Franklyn Bourne Bar Association.
Mr. McAuliffe served as law clerk to the Honorable John J. Mitchell of the Circuit Court for Montgomery County in 1986-87. He serves as a Mediator to the Circuit Court for Montgomery County, and has been appointed by the Circuit Court for Montgomery County to serve as Trustee and Receiver in cases involving complex corporate litigation.
Mike lives in Silver Spring with his wife and three young children. In addition to Bar Association and law-related activities, he is active with St. Jude School in Aspen Hill, Maryland.