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Stephen P. Fitzgerald


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Mudd, Mudd & Fitzgerald, P.A. 

107 Centennial Street, 2nd Floor

La Plata, Maryland 20646-0310

Phone: 240.776.5078

Fax: 301.934.8178 

The law office of Mudd, Mudd & Fitzgerald, P.A. is one of the largest law firms in Charles County tracing its roots to 1907. The firm offers 115 years of collective legal experience among the firm's lawyers. Mudd, Mudd & Fitzgerald, P.A. has a long-standing history of proven success and a well-earned reputation, as indicated by our members who are AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®, signifying the highest ethical standards and professional ability as judged by other members of the bar. Additionally, two members of our law firm, Stephen P. Fitzgerald and John F. Mudd, have been named Super Lawyers and are listed in The Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers. The Maryland Bar Foundation has also recognized John E. Ray, Stephen P. Fitzgerald and John F. Mudd for outstanding lawyering.

Practice Areas

Civil Litigation 

Plaintiff's Personal Injury 

Insurance Defense Law 

Contracts Law 

Mechanics Liens 




1978, Maryland

Law School 

University of Baltimore, J.D.


Charles County Bar (President, 1987)

Maryland State (Member, Committee on Resolution of Fee Disputes and Peer Review) 

and American Bar Associations

Maryland Trial Lawyers Association 

Inns of Court of Southern Maryland (President, 2013-2014)


  • Member: Heuisler Honor Society
  • Member: Maryland Judicial Nominating Commission for the Seventh Circuit; Settlement Conference Facilitator for Circuit Court, Charles County; Civista Medical Center Medical Ethics Committee
  • Member:  Maryland Bar Foundation
  • Settlement Conference Facilitator for the Circuit Court for Charles County, Maryland
  • Vice Chairman of the Charles County Ethics Commission
  • Designated as “Super Lawyer”, or “Top Attorney”  by local publications for the years 2007 through 2014

Southcoast Builders of Maryland, Inc. v. Potter Heating and Electric, Inc., 94 Md App 160, 616 A2d 441 (1992) 

Mattingly v Mattingly, 92 Md. App. 248, 607 A.2d 575 (1992)

Litz v. State Farm Fire and Casualty Co., 346 Md 2 695 A2d 566 (1997)

Weston Builders & Developers, INC. v McBerry, LLC., 167 Md. App. 24, 891 A. 2d 430 (2006)

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