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Jordan Coyne LLP is pleased to announce that Padraic Keane has been advanced to Partner

Jordan Coyne LLP is pleased to announce that Padraic Keane has been advanced to Partner. A member of the Maryland bar since 2002, Padraic was admitted to practice in the District of Columbia in 2006, and Virginia in 2015.  He attended the University of Colorado (B.A. 1999), and received his Juris Doctor, cum laude, from Am…
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In Memoriam - James F. Jordan

James F. Jordan of Chevy Chase, Maryland, passed away peacefully on November 10, 2016.  Jim was born on February 9, 1933 in Washington, D.C.   He was preceded in death by his parents, John A. Jordan, Sr. and Margaret Ellen Leahan Jordan, his sisters, Mary Margaret Jordan McKeever, Rita Bridgett Jordan Marshall, Joanne El…
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John O. Easton Has Become Senior Counsel to the Firm, Effective December 1, 2013

Jordan Coyne & Savits, L.L.P. is pleased to announce that John O. Easton, who has practiced law for 32 years as a partner of the Firm, has become Senior Counsel to the Firm effective December 1, 2013.  Mr. Easton will continue to handle legal matters in his new capacity. Mr. Easton received his J.D. in 1977 f…
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Partner Carol T. Stone selected for inclusion in 2014 edition of The Best Lawyers in America

Congratulations to Partner Carol T. Stone on having again been selected by her peers for inclusion in the 20th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America for in the practice areas of: Legal Malpractice Law – Defendants and Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants. Best Lawyers is based on an exhaustive peer-rev…
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Partner John Tremain May selected for inclusion to 2012 DC Super Lawyers List

Congratulations to Partner John Tremain May on his selection for inclusion to the 2012 DC Super Lawyers  List.   The Super Lawyers Magazine conducts an annual rating process that includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations.  This selection demonstrates that John has achieved a…
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Jordan Coyne & Savits, L.L.P. selected for inclusion in 2011-2012 U.S. News List of Best Law Firms

Jordan Coyne & Savits, L.L.P.  was named to the 2011-2012 U.S. News list of Best Law Firms. For 2011-2012, Jordan Coyne & Savits, L.L.P. was recognized as a Tier 1 firm for Legal Malpractice Law – Defendants, and Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants.
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Twombly Motion Resolves Civil Rights Claim Arising From Suspicion of Shoplifting

Shoplifting can cause retailers to incur costs far greater than simply the value of the items stolen. Even when the store and its employees act in the utmost good faith, someone accused of shoplifting can turn around and sue the store. These suits sometimes include claims of racial discrimination. Until recently, it was…

Partner John O. Easton, Esq., selected for the 2012 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America

Congratulations to Partner John O. Easton, Esq., for his selection as in the 2012 Edition of Baltimore and Washington’s Best Lawyers, in the area of Professional Malpractice Law (Defendants). This list is excerpted from the 2012 edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Lawyers are chosen for inclusion based solely o…
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John Tremain May selected for inclusion in the 2012 edition of The Best Lawyers in America

Congratulations to Partner John Tremain May, Esq. on having been selected by his peers for inclusion in the 2012 edition of The Best Lawyers in America (Registered) in the practice area of Legal Malpractice Law – Defendants. John May defends attorneys and accountants in professional malpractice actions in the Distric…
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DC team wins defense jury verdict in FDCPA action

In May of 2011, John Tremain May and Padraic Keane of Jordan Coyne & Savits, L.L.P. successfully defended a law firm in the United States District Court for the District of Columbia in a lawsuit alleging violations of the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (“FDCPA”). The plaintiff alleged that the defendant…