Jacobs & Dembert, P.A.

Jacobs & Dembert, P.A.

Jacobs & Dembert, P.A. is a Baltimore Inner Harbor law firm engaged in a general civil practice including business and corporate law, health law, probate and estate planning, taxation, and real estate.

Firm Overview

Jacobs & Dembert, P.A. was started in February, 1996 by Jim Jacobs and Dave Dembert, both of whom practiced in the 1980s with Frank Bernstein Conaway & Goldman, a large regional law firm, and, subsequently, with their own small firms in the early 1990s. The firm has grown since its creation in response to the needs of the clients and is committed to providing the highest quality legal services in a thoroughly personal and professional manner. Following a three-year term at a mid-sized Baltimore law firm, Jay Horowitz joined the firm in 2010 as an associate attorney. After establishing herself as one of the premier health law attorneys in the state, Carolyn Jacobs became Of Counsel to Jacobs & Dembert, P.A. in March, 2012. The firm enjoys the highest rating ("AV") awarded by the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory for legal ability and ethical standards.

Main Office

Main Office
One South Street, Suite 2100
Baltimore, MD 21202




Baltimore Business Law Attorneys -- A trusted ally of businesses across Maryland

Running a business in Maryland is hard work. An experienced attorney can be your best ally in growing your business while avoiding legal and financial pitfalls along the way. For the last 17 years, Jacobs & Dembert, P.A. has advised individuals and companies on how to best organize and run their businesses. The firm provides clients with a full range of legal services related to:

Business formation and advice
Due diligence
Financial investment counseling
Contract review and development
Breach of contract disputes
Buy-sell agreements
Shareholder disputes
Commercial and civil litigation

Jacobs & Dembert, P.A. in Baltimore represents individuals starting their own businesses as well as business owners hoping to expand their operations. Whatever issues you have with your business, our firm possesses the knowledge and ability needed to help you achieve the best possible results.

Working together to build your business
The firm is committed to the success and prosperity of your business. To meet your goals, the firm's attorneys are dedicated to close collaboration with you so they can provide the most practical and appropriate advice given your specific business needs. By understanding your expectations and financial capabilities, our attorneys can better address your needs, including what corporate entity and tax structures to select and how best to limit your personal liability.

After your business is formed, our firm encourages all our clients to call us for assistance with any problems that may arise. The firm has advised clients on insurance coverage, investment strategies and corporate compliance issues and negotiated and drafted contracts and buy-sell agreements.

A little help can go a long way.
Jacobs & Dembert, P.A. stands ready to protect your business and help make it successful. Call the firm's Baltimore office today at 410-727-4433 or contact the office online to schedule your initial consultation.

David C. Dembert

Jacobs & Dembert, P.A.

Practice Areas: Estate Planning; Trusts and Estates; Taxation; Corporate Law; Business Planning

Admitted: 1980, Pennsylvania and U.S. District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania; 1981, U.S. Tax Court; 1985, Maryland; 1991, U.S. District Court, District of Maryland; 1993, U.S. Supreme Court

Law School: University of Pittsburgh, J.D.

Member: The Bar Association of Baltimore City; Maryland State (Member, Sections on: Taxation; Estate and Trust Law; Member, Estate and Trust Law Section Council, 2010


University of Pittsburgh
Juris Doctorate,