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Jonathan Schochor

Schochor, Federico & Staton, P.A.
1211 Saint Paul Street
Baltimore, MD 21202
410-234-1000
www.sfspa.com


Jonathan Schochor is the managing senior partner of Schochor, Federico and Staton. He graduated from Pennsylvania State University with a Bachelor of Science degree and later graduated from the American University Washington College of Law, where he was the Associate Editor-In-Chief of the Law Review. He has been President of the Maryland Trial Lawyers Association and has been the Maryland State Delegate and Governor to the Association of Trial Lawyers of America. He has been recognized as a Super Lawyer in 2007.

Mr. Schochor is a member of several Bar Associations including the Bar Association of the District of Columbia; the Maryland State Bar, where he was selected to serve on the Special Committee on Tort Reform; the Bar Association of Baltimore City, where he served on the Legislative Committee; and also served on the Medico-Legal Tort joint committee for both the Maryland State and Baltimore City Bar Associations. He was also selected to serve on the Civil Docket Management System Task Force for the Circuit Court for Baltimore City. His memberships extend to the Phi Alpha Delta legal fraternity, the American Judicial Society and the American Board of Trial Advocates where he was selected to be a member.

Mr. Schochor has taught and lectured both locally and nationally in the fields of medical malpractice, medical negligence and trial law for medical groups, as well as various legal organizations including the Maryland Trial Lawyers Association; the Maryland Institute for Continuing Professional Education of Lawyers, Inc. (MICPEL Deposition Training Program, the Nine Day Trial Advocacy Program and Medicine for Lawyers); the Association of Trial Lawyers of America; and the National Litigation Conference. He has testified before the Maryland Legislature on issues involving law, medicine and tort reform, and has been asked to speak on various radio and television programs on the subjects of law, medicine, tort reform and physician discipline.

His biography has been selected for publication in Who's Who in the World, Who's Who in American Law, Who's Who of Emerging Leaders in America,the Bar Register of Pre-eminent Lawyers and other reference works.

Mr. Schochor practices in the following areas of law: Medical Malpractice Law; Products Liability Law; Civil Litigation

Mr. Schochor was admitted in 1971 to District of Columbia; in 1972 to U.S. District Court, District of Columbia, U.S. Court of Appeals, and District of Columbia Circuit; in 1974 to Maryland; in 1975 to U.S. District Court and District of Maryland; in 1976 to U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit; and in 1986 to the U.S. Supreme Court

Mr. Schochor is a member of American Bar Associations, American College of Barristers, and Million Dollar Advocates Forum.

Mr. Schochor co-wrote "Structured Settlements in Maryland."