Four elected partner at Niles Barton
M. David Stallings, Tracy L. Steedman, Mark J. Stiller and Geneau M. Thames have been elected partner at Niles, Barton & Wilmer LLP.
Stallings is in the litigation department, and his practice focuses on business and commercial litigation, fidelity and surety law, real property litigation, and matters of insurance coverage and interpretation. Stallings is an experienced litigator and has handled cases throughout Maryland, Virginia, and the District of Columbia.
Stallings received his J.D. from the University of Maryland School of Law. He previously served as law clerk to the Judge Patrick Cavanaugh of Baltimore County Circuit Court.
Steedman is in the construction department, and her practice focuses on all areas of construction, including contract drafting and negotiation, pre-litigation dispute resolution, and all phases of civil litigation. She also handles complex commercial construction disputes including mechanics’ liens and construction defects.
Steedman currently serves on the Boards of Maryland Defense Counsel and the Women’s Law Center of Maryland. She received her J.D. from the University of Maryland School of Law.
Stiller is in the litigation department, and his practice focuses on general liability, property insurance law, related first party insurance law matters and subrogation.
He practices in the state courts of Maryland and the District of Columbia. Stiller received his J.D. from the University of Baltimore School of Law and is a graduate of Towson University.
Thames is in the litigation department, and her practice focuses on professional liability, property insurance law, related first party insurance coverage matters and commercial litigation. Her experience includes first and third-party claims and fraud investigations.
Thames co-chairs the firm’s Women’s Committee and is a member of the Professional Liability Underwriting Society and the Professional Liability Defense Federation. Thames received her J.D. from the University of Baltimore School of Law and a bachelor’s degree in political science and economics from Towson University.