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November 1, 2018 |

Addition of Johnny Gilman to Expand Labor and Employment Practice

John M. Gilman practices employment law, including compensation, benefits, immigration, and workplace safety issues. He comes to MDSW after serving most recently as in-house counsel, where he did corporate transactions, environmental compliance, and litigation, as well as human resources matters. He has experience in a wide variety of sectors including manufacturing, transportation, health care, and government. Johnny has first-chair litigation experience in a variety of courts, administrative bodies, and arbitration tribunals.


“As the employment market has become more competitive, employment law has become a growth market on the Eastern Shore and our clients need more local lawyers with a strong labor and employment law background”, said Douglas Walker, co-Founder of MDSW. “We are happy to have Johnny’s experience and depth in that area of the law and know that our clients will call upon Johnny’s strengths frequently.”


Johnny grew up in Maryland and went to Washington & Lee University. He graduated cum laude from The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law. Johnny’s wife is an elementary school teacher and their family includes three children and two dogs. Johnny can be reached at (410) 648-9105.