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Louis P. Jenkins, Jr.


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Jenkins Law Firm LLC

Toll Free: (877) 350-1311

(301) 934-2444

(301) 934-2221 (fax)

103 Centennial Street, Suite K
La Plata, MD 20646 

Louis P. Jenkins, Jr.:

The founding attorney and principal of the Firm, Mr. Jenkins' primary areas of practice include all aspects of real estate law, estates & trusts, and civil litigation. Mr. Jenkins received his undergraduate degree from Mount Saint Mary's University and his law degree from the University of Maryland. Mr. Jenkins prior legal experience includes serving as a law clerk for the Hon. Robert C. Nalley, service for several years as an Assistant State's Attorney for Charles County, Maryland and as an associate with Louis P. Jenkins, P.A.. In 2005, Mr. Jenkins formed Jenkins Law Firm LLC to continue in his father's tradition of providing quality legal representation throughout Southern Maryland. 

In addition to representation of public clients, Mr. Jenkins serves as  Court Auditor for the Circuit Court of Charles County, Maryland, as Legal Counsel to the Charles County Board of Election Supervisors and as Chairman of the Charles County Board of Property Review. Mr. Jenkins also serves as a governor appointee to the Trial Courts Judicial Nominating Commission for Charles County, a position he has held since 1999.

In addtion to his legal career, since 2000 Mr. Jenkins has served on the Board of Directors for The Community Financial Corporation, which is the holding company of Community Bank of the Chesapeake, the largest local bank servicing the Southern Maryland Area. The Community Financial Corporation has over a billion dollars in assets and is publicly traded on NASDAQ under the symbol TCFC. Mr. Jenkins has served as chairman of the Governance and Compensation Committees for this Corporation since 2004.

From 2007 through the present, Mr. Jenkins has served on the Board of Directors for the University of Maryland Charles Regional Medical Center to include service as Chairman of the Board since 2012. 


Also concentrating in Wills and Estate Planning, Liquor Licenses, Business Law, Civil Litigation and Debt Collection

At Jenkins Law Firm, LLC, located in La Plata, Maryland, we understand that when you are searching for an attorney, you want experienced, prompt and professional service. Whether you are looking for a competent closing agent to conduct your residential or commercial real estate closing, representation in zoning and land development, business formation, preparation of a Will, assistance in administering an Estate, or civil litigation, let the attorneys at Jenkins Law Firm, LLC answer your questions, alleviate your fears and assist you in achieving your goals.


Jenkins Law Firm, LLC conducts all types of residential and commercial real estate closings throughout the Southern Maryland area. Jenkins Law Firm serves as a closing agent for numerous financial institutions servicing the Southern Maryland area to include Community Bank of Tri-County, Bank of America and Colonial Farm Credit. Our attorneys are experienced in all aspects of real estate closings to include the examination of property titles and accurate review and explanation of all documents which you are asked to execute at Closing. All of our real estate closings are conducted by attorneys who are eager to answer and resolve any issues that may arise as part of your transaction.


In addition to conducting real estate closings, the attorneys at Jenkins Law Firm, LLC represent clients in a wide variety of real estate focused issues to include:

• Negotiation, examination and preparation of contracts and leases

• Zoning / Land Development / Developer Rights & Responsibilities Agreements (DRRAs)

• Real Estate litigation

• Deed / Easement preparation

• Landlord-Tenant matters

• Foreclosures / Tax Sales


Starting a business? Let Jenkins Law Firm, LLC assist you in deciding what type of entity is best for you whether it is a limited liability company (LLC), corporation (C-Corp or S-Corp) or partnership. Our Firm will prepare the requisite formation documents and see that they are properly filed with the State of Maryland Department of Assessments and Taxation. We can also obtain your Federal Employer Identification Number (EIN).


Our Firm also concentrates in the preparation of Last Will & Testaments, Power of Attorneys and Advance Health Care Directives. Are you named as Personal Representative / Executor of a Will? Our Firm can assist you in preparing all of the required filings with the Register of Wills and serve as your attorney for all matters and hearings appearing before the Orphans Court.


• Liquor Licenses

• Debt Collection

• General Civil Litigation

The hiring of a lawyer is an important decision that should not be based solely upon advertisement. This website is designed for general information only. The information presented at this site should not be construed to be formal legal advice nor the formation of a lawyer/client relationship.

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