Mark W. Carmean --Calvert County Lawyer Serving Southern Maryland

Mark W. Carmean is a trial attorney whose practice includes:

  • Criminal Defense, DUI/DWI, and Traffic Cases
  • Domestic and Family Law Cases
  • Child Custody and Child Support Cases
  • Peace and Protective Order Cases
  • Personal Injury and Automobile Accident Cases
  • General and Business Litigation Cases
  • Landlord-Tenant Cases
  • Wills and Estates


Mr. Carmean is in his 20th year of private practice and regularly appears before the District and Circuit Courts throughout Maryland, including Calvert, St. Mary’s, Charles, Prince George’s, and Anne Arundel Counties.

In 2015, Mr. Carmean was honored by his fellow lawyers and was elected as President Elect of the Calvert County Bar Association.  In 2016, Mr. Carmean became the President of the Calvert County Bar Association.

Mr. Carmean is proud to live and work in Calvert County where he is an active member of the Southern Maryland Community.  In addition to his legal practice, Mr. Carmean volunteers his time coaching youth sports, including football and lacrosse.  He also organizes and participates in fundraising activities on behalf of local charities organizations, including Farming for Hunger, the Inter-faith Food Pantry, and Calvert Hospice.


Legal Experience

  • Lamson & Carmean, LLC, Prince Frederick, Maryland, 2008-present
    • Member
    • President and President Elect, Calvert Couty Bar Association
    • Board of Directors, Calvert County Bar Association
    • Participant, Free Domestic Law Clinic
  • Rath & Carmean, Ltd., Dunkirk, Maryland 2002-2007
    • Member
  • Piper Rudnick, formerly Piper & Marbury, LLP, Washington DC, 1997-2002
    • Commercial Litigation & White Collar Crime
    • Pro Bono Award, 1998 and 1999

  • Education

  • University of Maryland School of Law, Class of 1997
    • Degree: Juris Doctor
    • Order of the Coif, Top 10%
    • Maryland Law Review, Notes & Comments Editor
    • Corpus Juris Secundum Award for Civil Procedure
  • Duke University, Class of 1994
    • Degree: Bachelor of Arts, Political Science
    • Graduated Cum Laude
    • Honors

  • Bar Memberships

    • Calvert County Bar Association, President 2016-17
    • Maryland State Bar Association
    • District of Columbia Bar Association
    • United States District Court for the District of Maryland
    • United States District Court for the District of Columbia
    • United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit