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Our Record

Legislative Record

The legislative advocacy and regulatory practice of Schwartz & Metz embodies over 80 years of experience before the Maryland General Assembly and state administrative agencies. The Firm has developed a reputation as fair, effective and tenacious advocates.

Schwartz & Metz has advanced and enacted a number of significant legislative initiatives on behalf of its clients which, in many cases, have been the models for similar legislation across the nation.

The Firm’s legislative success spans a broad spectrum of subject matter, as evidenced by the list of clients below.


Present and Past Clients

  • American Coatings Association
  • Automated Health Care Solutions
  • Back River Precast, LLC
  • Baltimore Gas & Electric
  • Behavioral Health Systems Baltimore
  • City of Rockville
  • Consumer Health Alliance
  • DaVita, Inc.
  • Eli Lilly and Company
  • Expedia, Inc.
  • Greenwich Biosciences, Inc.
  • Harvest RGI
  • Healthcare Access Maryland, Inc.
  • Hospice and Palliative Care Network of Maryland
  • Linwood Center, Inc.
  • March of Dimes
  • Maryland Ambulatory Surgery Association
  • Maryland Association of Resources for Families & Youth – MD Nonprofits
  • Maryland Clinical Social Work Coalition
  • Maryland Coal Association
  • Maryland Insurance Council
  • Maryland Motor Truck Association
  • Maryland National Capital Homecare Association
  • Maryland Society of Eye Physicians & Surgeons
  • Maryland State Licensed Beverage Association
  • Maryland/DC Creditors Bar Association
  • Maryland/DC Society for Respiratory Care
  • Maryland/DC Society of Clinical Oncology
  • MCNA Healthcare Holdings, LLC
  • MD Chapter of American Academy of Pediatrics
  • MD Chapter, American College of Emergency Physicians
  • MD Oystermen’s Association
  • MD Section, American Congress of Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • MedChi, the Maryland State Medical Society
  • Mental Health Association of Maryland
  • Merck, Sharp & Dohme Corp.
  • Mid-Atlantic Association of Community Health Centers
  • Mid-Atlantic Lifespan
  • National Joint Powers Alliance
  • National Waste & Recycling Association
  • Patient First
  • PPE Casino Resorts MD, LLC (MD Live!)
  • Seacrets
  • Securus Technologies
  • Senior Housing Properties Trust
  • Sprint Corporation
  • Synagro Technologies, Inc.
  • Tesla
  • United Therapeutics Corporation
  • Vantage House
  • Waste Management, Inc.
  • Wheelabrator

Legal Record

Our Firm has a substantial administrative and civil law practice. The legal work of our attorneys often involves controversial public policy issues and challenges to State and local regulatory policies, as well as representation of companies and individuals in regulatory, disciplinary and licensing matters. We have appeared on behalf of our clients at every level of the State’s judiciary and in the majority of its jurisdictions.