5th Judicial Circuit, Associate Judge

Circuit Court for Anne Arundel County Associate Judge, sworn in January 3, 2005

City of Annapolis

  • Counsel to the Mayor, 2003 - 2005
  • Annapolis City Attorney, 1993-2003

Private Practice

  • Council, Baradel, Kosmerl & Nolan, P.A., 1987-1993

Judicial Clerkships

  • Maryland Court of Special Appeals Judicial Clerkship, The Honorable Paul E. Alpert, September Term, 1986
  • Circuit Court for Anne Arundel County Judicial Clerkship, The Honorable Raymond G. Thieme, Jr., September Term, 1985

Bar Admissions

  • Maryland, 1985
  • District of Columbia, 1986
  • United States District Court, 1987
  • United States Court of Appeals, 4th Cir., 1988
  • Supreme Court of the United States, 1991

Education

  • University of Maryland School of Law, J.D. with honors, 1985
  • Loyola College, Bachelor of Arts, Political Science, with honors, 1982

Memberships/Acknowledgments

  • Chairman, Public Defenders Regional Advisory Board, 1999-2004
  • Anne Arundel County Bar Foundation, Board of Directors, 1993
  • Chairman, Anne Arundel Ethics Commission, 1993
  • Anne Arundel County, Special Prosecutor, 1993-1996
  • Annapolis Zoning Board of Appeals, 1990-1993