Baker Thomey Emrey, P.A.

Baker Thomey Emrey, P.A.

Your Trusted Small-Town, General Practice Law Firm in Elkton

Firm Overview

Providing valuable legal solutions to Maryland clients for 52 years
The law firm of Baker, Thomey & Emrey, P.A., originally formed as Baker, Lockhart, Russell and Herman and also once known as Baker & Thomey, P.A., is a full-service law firm that has gained a reputation for consistent, high-quality service while scaling our fees according to our client's ability to pay. Among the distinguished alumni of the firm are Walter M. Baker, former Maryland Senator and Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, and Stephen J. Baker, Administrative Judge of the District Court of Maryland for the Third Judicial District.

The experienced attorneys of Baker, Thomey & Emrey, P.A. enjoy a reputation for excellence, having recovered millions of dollars for our clients in personal injury cases and successfully defending many clients in criminal and civil matters. We take pride in building long-term relationships with our clients. Many have returned on numerous occasions for help with varied legal needs in their lives and businesses.

We are ready to help you in a broad range of legal matters, including:
-Personal injury
-Motor vehicle accidents
-Probate administration and litigation
-Estate planning
-Commercial litigation
-Criminal defense
-Zoning and land use law
-Real estate law
-Corporate and contract law
-Divorce and family law
-Bankruptcy law

Successfully serving clients in Maryland
Baker, Thomey & Emrey, P.A. is committed to representing our clients in Elkton and throughout Maryland including banks, large corporations such as Penn National Gaming, Inc. and W.L. Gore & Associates, county and municipal governments, people of wealth, small businesses, real estate developers, mining companies, restaurants, marinas, builders and thousands of individuals with various backgrounds and needs.

Main Office

Main Office
153 East Main Street
Elkton MO 21921



Personal Injury

We fight for justice for those suffering an injury due to the reckless, negligent or intentionally harmful actions of doctors, drivers, property owners or manufacturers.

You may be entitled to recover money damages to compensate you for lost present and future wages, medical expenses, pain and suffering and property damage. We handle the following types of cases:
-All types of accidents
-Wrongful death
-Unsafe products
-Dog bites
-Pedestrian accidents

Dwight Thomey

Baker Thomey Emrey, P.A.

Dwight E. Thomey obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration from Miami University, where he graduated with honors in 1970. After working in a bank in Cleveland, Ohio, for two years, he attended Case Western Reserve University Law School. He received his Juris Doctor degree in 1975 and was inducted into the Order of the Coif for achieving high academic honors.
Mr. Thomey began practicing law in Cecil County, Md., in 1975 with the law firm of Baker, Lockhart, Russell and Herman, which subsequently became known as Baker, Thomey & Emrey, P.A. In addition to practicing law, Mr. Thomey has served as president of the Cecil County Board of Education, president of the Cecil County Chamber of Commerce, member of the board of trustees of Union Hospital and chairman of the board of trustees of the Maryland Association of Boards of Education Self Insurance Pool.

Mr. Thomey has served as counsel to the Cecil County Board of County Commissioners, the municipality of Perryville, and Cecil College. He has recovered millions of dollars for his clients in personal injury cases while also developing a reputation for handling complex litigation in the areas of zoning, land use law and commercial litigation. He has successfully completed numerous cases in Maryland's appellate courts, leading to important published decisions. His clients vary from some of the largest employers and wealthiest individuals in the county to those who cannot afford legal assistance but have a legitimate need. He has received acclamation from the Maryland Volunteer Legal Service for pro bono service to clients.

Areas of practice
-Personal injury
-Commercial litigation
-Municipal law
-Zoning, planning and land use
-Administrative law
-Auto accidents
-Probate administration
-Estate planning

Admitted to practice
-Maryland, 1975
-U.S. District Court, District of Maryland, 1982

Awards and honors
BV Distinguished Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell a widely respected mark of achievement signifying quality legal work, professionalism and solid ethical standards

-Case Western Reserve University, J.D., 1975
-Miami University, B.S., 1970

Born in Baltimore, Md.


Case Western Reserve Universi
Juris Doctorate,