Mallon A. Snyder

Mal Snyder has been a member of the Maryland State Bar since 1979 and the District of Columbia Bar since June of 1985. His law practice includes trials in the District and Circuit Courts in thirteen counties in the State of Maryland and the District of Columbia, as well as United States Federal District Courts for the District of Columbia and Maryland.

He has tried more than one hundred Circuit Court Jury trials and thousands of cases in the District Courts of Maryland. His legal experience is extensive.

As a third-year law student at the University of Baltimore, he tried criminal jury trials in conjunction with the Baltimore City State’s Attorney’s Office, including cases involving Rape, Forgery and Uttering and Assault, as well as criminal proceedings in the Juvenile Court including child abuse and CINA cases.

Upon graduation, Mallon served as the law clerk for the Honorable Richard B. Latham, Judge, Circuit Court for Montgomery County, Maryland. He created the Recent Practitioners section of the Montgomery County Bar Association, served as its chair, and was a member of the Executive Committee of the Montgomery County Bar Association.

Mallon has been a speaker at CASA of Maryland and at the University of Maryland. He has been a member of the Maryland Criminal Defense Attorney’s Association, Maryland State Bar Association, and the Montgomery County Bar Association. He has also served as a mentor to recently admitted attorneys and other members of the Bar Association in general. He is a member of the Inns of Court Serving Montgomery County.

  • 2014 – 2015 Served as President of the Montgomery County Bar
  • 2015-2016 Served as President of the Montgomery County Bar Foundation
  • 2015 – 2017 Served on the MD State Bar Board of Governors

Education

  • University of Richmond, B.S., 1976 with honors
  • University of Baltimore, J.D., 1979

Courts

1979, Maryland: 1980, U.S. District Court, District of Maryland; 1985, District of Columbia; 1988, U.S. District Court, District of Columbia Memberships, Montgomery County, Maryland State and American Bar Association; The District Court of Columbia Bar