Quincy L. Coleman is one of the most well-respected attorneys in Maryland. As a resident of Howard County for nearly two decades, Mr. Coleman has vested in the well-being of his community and fellow citizens. He is an experienced trial attorney with more than 20 years of courtroom proficiency. Well known for his zealous advocacy, he takes every case personally and seriously, leaving no stone unturned to support his clients and uphold the law.
Attorney Coleman has practiced law in the jurisdictions of Howard County, as well as, Baltimore City, Baltimore County, Prince George’s County, Anne Arundel County and the District of Columbia. Throughout his career as a practicing attorney, he has litigated and negotiated legal matters pertaining to Criminal And Traffic Law, Personal Injury/Torts, as well as other civil issues. With his passion for justice and desire to continue a positive legacy, Mr. Coleman has mentored and facilitated training for several rising star attorneys, including his daughter Candace Jaimes, whom he has partnered with as co-counsel.
Attorney Coleman is a Maryland native and attended Frostburg State University where he majored in Political Science and graduated with honors receiving a Bachelor of Science degree. As a student, he served as an intern at the State of Maryland, Office of the Attorney General, Consumer Protection Division. After graduation, he was introduced to courtroom proceedings as a Parole and Probation agent for the State of Maryland.
During his 20 year tenure as a Parole and Probation agent, Mr. Coleman supervised the activities of numerous criminal offenders in the community while they were serving sentences of probation or parole; filed petitions to the court and parole commissioners when offenders failed to comply with the conditions of probation or parole; and evaluated offenders’ behavioral patterns before making comprehensive recommendations regarding their future placement. Even as a Senior Parole and Probation Agent, Mr. Coleman would make every effort to try to help his clients succeed and prevent them from re-offending.
Mr. Coleman has a very strong work ethic and is a person of integrity with impeccable character. For example, while working full time as a Parole and Probation agent and caring for his young family, he attended the University of Baltimore School of Law at night to earn his Juris Doctorate degree. He served as a felony trial attorney on behalf of the State of Maryland Office of the Public Defender for over 12 years, until he went into private practice. During his work with the Office of the Public Defender, Attorney Coleman represented countless indigent clients, some who were charged with serious criminal offenses. Many of these court proceedings resulted in jury trials.
Mr. Coleman’s very strong work ethic, personal integrity, solid character and drive carried him through the rigors of his University of Baltimore School of Law School experience and the earning of his Juris Doctorate Degree; all while working as a Parole and Probation, full time and caring for his young family. Quincy Coleman then served as a felony trial attorney with the State of Maryland Office of the Public Defender for more than 12 years. He then entered private practice. During his work with the Office of the Public Defender, Attorney Coleman represented countless indigent clients, some of whom were charged with serious criminal offenses. Many of these court proceedings resulted in complex jury trials where Mr. Coleman was able to achieve successes even where there were formidable prosecutors opposing him. The skills Mr. Coleman acquired during his career are an invaluable asset for a judge; he knows the courtroom, he knows the law, he knows the issues and the way the parties are required to present the issues. Most of all, he knows that all litigants deserve fairness in the conduct and outcome of a trial; and, of all his strengths, a dedication to fairness is his greatest strength.
Attorney Coleman is a member of the bar in the State of Maryland, District of Columbia, and U.S. District Court for Maryland. Attorney Coleman has devoted his entire career to public and private service in the community representing people from all walks of life to ensure that the rule of law is equally applied to all. In many cases he has gone above and beyond the call of duty to serve his clients. He was awarded a 30-year Service Award from the State of Maryland, Office of the Public Defender and Division of Parole and Probation. His faculty experience includes serving as a Moot Court Judge for the Byron Warnken Moot Court Competition at the University of Baltimore School of Law; he also served as an Instructor at Anne Arundel Community College for the Principles of Parole and Probation course.
Mr. Coleman is a very knowledgeable attorney with the ability to thoughtfully analyze and resolve complex legal issues in a timely manner based on the law. He is a loving husband to his wife, Hope, of 40 years, a proud father to Candace and Courtney and a grateful grandfather to Nadia and Isaiah. In his free time Attorney Coleman enjoys precious moments with his grandchildren, adding to his model train collection, gardening, crabbing and watching the Baltimore Ravens.
Attorney Quincy L. Coleman is well qualified and prepared to serve as Circuit Court Judge for Howard County, MD.
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