Director

Christopher Buck

Bar Admissions

  • Maryland, 1992
  • U.S. District Court District of Maryland, 1995
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 4th Circuit, 1996
  • District of Columbia, 2000
  • New York, 2003
  • Virginia

Background & History

For the first 25 years of Christopher’s practice, he was with the Buck Law Group (and its predecessors) practicing business, real estate, maritime, corporate and general civil litigation. He was a partner for 18 years. In 2007, Christopher established Church Circle Title and Escrow providing residential and commercial settlement services to the community.

Christopher was senior counsel at Hyatt and Weber PA concentrating on litigation, business/corporate and maritime law for 3 years. Christopher was president of the Board of Directors for CASA of Anne Arundel County (Court Appointed Special Advocates for abused and neglected children in the foster care system) for 10 years.

Christopher commingled with positions above. In addition to CASA, he served on the Board of the Annapolis Soccer Club for years and coached youth soccer for 10 years. Christopher is the father of 3 daughters, 2 who live and work in DC. He lives in Annapolis with his wife and youngest daughter and their 4 dogs. He was born and raised in NY on Long Island and moved to Baltimore in 1989 to attend law school.  He moved to Annapolis in 92 and have been here ever since.

Representative Clients

  • Herrington Harbour Marinas
  • Chesapeake Structures
  • BOAT US/GEICO MARINE Ins.
  • Engel and Volkers

Representative Cases

  • North American Specialty v. Savage, 977 F.Supp.725 (D. MD. 1997)

Past Employment Positions

  • Hyatt and Weber PA, Senior Counsel, 2017 – 2020
  • Buck Law Group, Partner , 1992 – 2017

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Education

  • University of Baltimore School of Law, Baltimore, Maryland
  • J.D. – 1992
  • State University of New York At Binghamton, Binghamton, New York
  • B.A. – 1988
  • Honors: With Honors
  • Major: Political Science

Languages

Professional Organizations & Memberships

  • Maritime Law Association of the United States
  • Maryland State Bar Association

Awards and Honors

I had a legal matter I was dealing with for six months. I finally decided to get legal help. What a great choice! Chris Buck was able to get a response from the business in less than a week. Further, he negotiated an offer that was acceptable to me and the business. Mr Buck took the time to listen and advise me. I am so happy I hired this firm and Chris Buck specifically. I am very satisfied with the outstanding work.
Alice S.