Trials: We have extensive federal trial experience in the federal district courts, the US Court of Federal Claims, and the trial courts of Maryland & Ohio.
Appeals: We also have extensive federal appellate experience in the federal courts of appeals and the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS).
Our attorneys have argued in all thirteen federal circuit courts of appeals and have significant experience in cases before the SCOTUS. In addition to matters before the SCOTUS, we focus on appeals before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit (D.C. Circuit), the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit in Richmond, and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit in Cincinnati.
Virginia Whitner Hoptman also represents clients before the appellate courts in Maryland and Virginia.