Debra Saltz

Law Office of Debra A. Saltz, LLC
3201 Rogers Avenue
Suite 301
Ellicott City, MD 21043

With broad experience in Maryland and the District of Columbia courts, Debra Saltz has over 18 years experience in criminal defense and civil litigation. Before forming the Law Offices of Debra A. Saltz, LLC, Debra served as an Assistant Public Defender for Baltimore County and also as an Assistant State's Attorney for Howard County. She has spent several years in private practice handling criminal and civil cases.

Debra Saltz graduated from Simmons College in Boston and received her Juris Doctor from the University of Baltimore. After graduating from law school, Debra Saltz clerked for the Honorable Chief Judge Joseph F. Murphy, Jr. on the Court of Special Appeals. She is a member of the Maryland State Bar and several local bar associations. She is currently on the Board of Directors of the Maryland Criminal Defense Attorneys' Association.

When Debra Saltz is not practicing law, she spends her time participating in triathlons and marathons.

Areas of Practice:

Criminal Law
Family Law
Traffic Violations
Personal Injury
Civil Litigation

Bar Admissions:

Maryland, 1994
District of Columbia, 2004
Massachusetts, 2004


University of Baltimore School of Law, Baltimore, Maryland, J.D., 1994
Simmons College, Boston, MA, B.A. in English and Communications, 1990
Professional Associations and Memberships:

National College for DUI Defense, 2014 - Present

Howard County Bar Association, 2000 - Present

Prince George's County Bar Association, 2004 - 2013

Montgomery County Bar Association, 2004 - 2009

Baltimore County Bar Association, 2000 - 2012

Maryland State Bar Association, 1994 - Present

Maryland Criminal Defense Attorney's Association, 2000 - Present
member; 2007-2008, Treasurer; 2008-2009, Secretary; 2009-2010, Second Vice President; 2010-2011,
First Vice President; 2011-2012, President-Elect; 2012-2013, President

National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, 2004 - 2009, 2014 - present

Maryland State Bar Association's (MSBA) Statewide High School Mock Trial Competition - Judge, 2008 - Present

Past Employment Positions:

Judicial Law Clerk, The Honorable Joseph F. Murphy, Jr., Court of Special Appeals, 1994-1995

Baltimore County Public Defender's Office, Assistant Public Defender, 1995-1996

Howard County State's Attorney's Office, Assistant State's Attorney, 1996-2000