Karpinski, Colaresi & Karp, P.A.

Karpinski, Colaresi & Karp, P.A.

Attorneys with the experience and knowledge to achieve solutions.

Firm Overview

Karpinski, Colaresi & Karp, P.A., located in Baltimore, Maryland, was founded in 1970 to provide legal services in the defense of liability claims for the insurance, business and political communities. Areas of expertise include litigation, local government defense, municipal law, product liability, premises liability, construction, employment law, torts and civil rights defense. The attorneys of Karpinski, Colaresi & Karp practice in all federal and state courts in Maryland and the District of Columbia. Karpinski, Colaresi & Karp serves a client base that includes some of the nation's largest insurance carriers, business and municipal self insurance pools.
Main Office
Main Office
120 E. Baltimore Street, Suite 1850
Baltimore  MD  21202
Phone
  • 410-727-5000
Fax
  • 410-727-0861
Websites
Employment
Karpinski, Colaresi & Karp, P.A. will represent your Employment legal matters.
Karpinski, Colaresi & Karp provides legal advice and litigation defense to local government employers throughout Maryland regarding employment law matters. Common employment law matters include wrongful discharge, wages/overtime issues, personnel manuals, employment contracts and discrimination claims under Maryland and Federal statutes such as Title VII, the Family and Medical Leave Act ("FMLA") and the Americans With Disabilities Act ("ADA"). Our attorneys possess significant experience in administrative agency proceedings as well, such as before the Equal Employment Opportunities Commission ("EEOC").

Daniel Karp

Partner

Practice areas
-General Civil Trial Practice
-Civil Rights Litigation
-Products Liability
-Insurance Defense

Admitted: 1976, Maryland; 1977, U.S. District Court, District of Maryland; 1978, U.S. Tax Court; 1981,
U.S. Court of Appeals, 4th Circuit; 1990, District of Columbia and U.S. Court of Appeals, District of Columbia
Circuit.

Honors: AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell

Law school: University of Maryland, J.D.

Member: The Bar Association of Baltimore City (Member, Lawyer Referral Service Committee, 1985); Maryland State (Member: Young Lawyers Section; Judicial Administration Section; Pleadings, Motion and Discovery Subcommittee, 1984-1988) and American Bar Associations; The District of Columbia Bar; International Association of Defense Counsel (Member, Civil Rights Committee, 1987); American Judicature Society.

Biography: Member, University of Maryland Law Review, 1974. Order of the Coif. Law Clerk to Hon. Thomas Hunter Lowe, Associate Judge, Maryland Court of Special Appeals, 1976-1977.

Born: London, England.

Cases: Espina v. Prince George's County, 215 Md. App. 611, 82 A.3d 1240 (2013), cert. granted (May 15, 2014); Santos v. Frederick County Bd. of Comm'rs, 725 F.3d 451 (4th Cir. 2013); Paulone v. City of Frederick, 787 F. Supp. 2d 360 (D. Md. 2011); Hansen v. City of Laurel, 420 Md. 670, 25 A.3d 122 (2011); F.O.P. v. Wicomico County, 190 Md. App. 291, 988 A.2d 555 (2010); Habash v. City of Salisbury, 618 F. Supp.2d 434 (D. Md. 2009); Richter v. Maryland, 590 F. Supp. 2d 730 (D. Md. 2008); Orgain v. City of Salisbury, 521 F. Supp.2d 465 (D. Md. 2007); University Gardens v. P.G. Co., 419 F.Supp. 2d 733 (D.Md. 2006); Spears v. Nationwide, 254 F. Supp. 2d 144 (D.D.C. 2003); Goulart v. Meadows, 220 F.Supp. 2d 494 (D.Md. 2002), aff'd 345 F.3d 239 (4th Cir. 2003); Rossignol v. Voorhaar, 199 F.Supp.2d 494 (D.Md. 2002), rev'd 316 F.3d 516 (4th Cir. 2003); Fairclough v. Board of County Commissioners, 244 F.Supp. 3d 581 (D.Md. 2003); Gonzales v. Cecil County, 221 F.Supp. 2d 615 (D.Md. 2002); Landford v. P.G. County, 175 F.Supp. 2d 797 (D.Md. 2001) and 199 F.Supp.2d 297 (D.Md. 2002); Moore v. Winer, 190 F.Supp.2d 804 (D.Md. 2002); Young v. City of Mt. Rainer, 238 F3d 567 (4th Cir. 2001); Walker v. City of Salisbury, 170 F. Supp. 2d 541 (D.Md. 2001); Haynie v. St. Mary's County, 2001 WL 194297 (2/26/01); Thompson v. Major & City Council of La Plata, 2001 WL 436158 (4/13/01); Givens v. City of Salisbury, 2001 WL 617063 (6/6/01); Pathways Psychosocial Support Center v. Town of Leonardtown, 133 F.Supp 2d 772 (D.Md. 2001); Peiffer v. King Pontiac, 105 F.Supp 2d 470 (D.Md. 2000); Carroll v. City of Westminster, 52 F.Supp.2d 546 (D.Md. 1999); Cain v. Rock, 67 F.Supp. 2d 544 (D.Md. 1999); Horn v. City of Seat Pleasant, 57 F. Supp.2d 219 (1999); Pupkar v. Tastaca, 999 F. Supp. 64 (D. Md. 1998); Bowers v. Town of Smithsburg, 990 F. Supp. 396 (D.Md. 1997); Town of Port Deposit v. Petetit, 113 Md. App. 401, A.2d 54 (1997); Elliott v. Leavitt, 99 F.3d 640 (4th Cir. 1996), pet. for reh. en banc denied, 105 F.3d 174 (4th Cir. 1997); S.P. v. City of Takoma Park, 950 F.Supp. 705 (D.Md. 1997); aff'd. 134 F.3d 260 (4th Cir. 1998); Burton v. Youth Services International, 176 F.R.D. 517 (D.Md. 1997); Musselman v. Phillips, 176 F.R.D. 194 (D.Md. 1997); Holzhauer v. Saks & Co., 346 Md. 328, 697 A.2d 89 (1997); Pittman v. Nelms, 87 F.3d 116 (4th Cir. 1996); Tobin v. Marriott Hotels, 111 Md. App. 566, 683 A.2d 784 (1996); Myers v. Hose, 50 F.3d 278 (4th Cir. 1995); Ritter v. Cecil County, 33 F.3d 323 (4th Cir. 1994); Manders v. Brown, 101 Md. App. 191, 643 A.2d 931 (1994); ACLU v. Wicomico Co., 999 F.2d 780 (4th Cir. 1993); Marryshow v. Flynn, 986 F.2d 689 (4th Cir. 1993) and 139 F.R.D. 318 (D.Md. 1991); Free State Recycling v. Frederick County, 885 F. Supp. 798 (D.Md. 1994); Linton v. Frederick County, 964 F.2d 1436 (4th Cir. 1992); Collison v. Gott, 895 F.2d 994 (4th Cir. 1989); Blackwell v. Delmar, 841 F. Supp. 151 (D.Md. 1993); Town of Chesapeake Beach v. Pessoa, 330 Md. 744, 625 A.2d 1014 (1993); Hatzinicolas v. Protopapas, 314 Md. 340, 550 A.2d 947 (1988); Northern Assurance Co. v. EDP Floors, Inc., 311 Md. 217, 533 A.2d 682 (1987); Cramer v. HOC of Mont. Co., 304 Md. 705, 501 A.2d 35 (1985); Hamilton v. Ford Motor Credit Co., 66 Md. App. 46, 502 A.2d 1057 (1986).
Education
  • University of Maryland
    Juris Doctorate
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