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    • Car Accident Injury Settlement

      Is the insurance company offering you a fair car accident injury settlement? Would you know how to tell? If the insurance company’s representative is pressuring you to sign off on the agreement, then ...

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    • DUI vs DWI

      Driving while impaired or under the influence is a poor decision that many Americans unfortunately make. Often, people lose track of their alcohol consumption and decide to get behind the wheel, which ...

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    • The Best Personal Injury Attorney in MD

      When you’re injured in an accident, it may seem overwhelming dealing with the legal repercussions along with your injury. However, the American judicial system requires that injuries resulting from ...

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    • Shapiro Zwanetz & Associates (SZA) Gives Back… And More!

      Shapiro Zwanetz & Associates (SZA) has garnered a reputation for being the area’s premier law firm concentrating in Criminal and Traffic Defense, and Personal Injury matters. However, Shapiro Zwanetz ...

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    • Drug Charges MD

      Have the police arrested you for possession of illegal substances? Are you facing drug charges that may involve misdemeanor or felony sentencing? Dealing with the situation requires a comprehensive ...

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    • Types of Criminal Charges

      It’s often difficult for a layperson to navigate the legal system. Various types of criminal charges result in consequences that might stay with you for a lifetime. Besides that, make a mistake in ...

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    • DUI Defense

      Don’t leave your DUI defense to chance. An error in judgment does not have to derail your future. Due to the severe nature of a DUI criminal charge, it’s vital to understand your legal rights. Having ...

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    • Drug Charges MD

      Have the police arrested you for possession of illegal substances? Are you facing drug charges that may involve misdemeanor or felony sentencing? Dealing with the situation requires a comprehensive ...

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    • Types of Criminal Charges

      It’s often difficult for a layperson to navigate the legal system. Various types of criminal charges result in consequences that might stay with you for a lifetime. Besides that, make a mistake in ...

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    • DUI Defense

      Don’t leave your DUI defense to chance. An error in judgment does not have to derail your future. Due to the severe nature of a DUI criminal charge, it’s vital to understand your legal rights. Having ...

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    • TOP TEN Mistakes to Avoid in A DUI/DWI Case

      Thinking that a DUI conviction is no big deal. A criminal conviction is like luggage, it travels with you wherever you go. You CANNOT get rid of a drunk driving conviction. You cannot get it expunged ...

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    • Drug Charges MD

      Have the police arrested you for possession of illegal substances? Are you facing drug charges that may involve misdemeanor or felony sentencing? Dealing with the situation requires a comprehensive ...

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    • DUI Defense

      Don’t leave your DUI defense to chance. An error in judgment does not have to derail your future. Due to the severe nature of a DUI criminal charge, it’s vital to understand your legal rights. Having ...

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    • SZA: A Leader in Bettering Our Community

      For over 10 years, the Law Firm of Shapiro Zwanetz & Associates (“SZA”) has been participating in the Toys for Tots campaign during each holiday season. Last year for Christmas 2017, SZA tried ...

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    • Estate Planning 101

      Shapiro Zwantez & Associates (SZA) has long been one of the premier Criminal Defense, DUI/DWI and Personal Injury law firms in the state of Maryland. That is but one reason why US News and World ...

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    • We Make It Easy to Get the Help You Deserve

      By: David Zwanetz There’s nothing more frustrating than searching the web for a professional, spending hours reading reviews and skimming websites, and finally finding the person or company that ...

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    • I Smell a Rat, Not Marijuana – Here’s How the Police “Smell Test” Affects Everyone

      For years, police have been using the claim of smelling marijuana as probable cause to search individuals, vehicles, and personal property. And while this measure is considered legal in Maryland, it ...

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    • Exceptional Service, Exceptional Results, & Affordable Fees

      The law firm of Shapiro Zwanetz & Associates (SZA) is mindful that despite government statistics showing our economy is improving, many people are still out of work, not fully back to work, or a ...

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    • Police Officer Reassigned over Allegations She Committed Perjury

      Officer First Class Megan Mattingly, a member of the Frederick Police Department’s drug enforcement unit, has been reassigned to administrative duties while authorities investigate allegations she ...

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    • Types of Criminal Charges

      It’s often difficult for a layperson to navigate the legal system. Various types of criminal charges result in consequences that might stay with you for a lifetime. Besides that, make a mistake in ...

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    • Teen Drug Abuse

      The law recognizes that a teenager under the age of 18 is not an adult. At the same time, local officials understand that teen drug abuse is creating problems. Did you or your teen make contact with ...

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    • Wrongful Death Attorney in MD

      Someone was negligent. As a result, you lost a loved one. No amount of money can make up for what happened. However, working with a wrongful death attorney ensures that you receive the compensation ...

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    • Best Criminal Defense Lawyer

      If you are in legal trouble, you need the best criminal defense lawyer to be your ally. But how do you know that you have found this professional? What are some traits that signify a dedicated ...

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    • Top 10 Tips for Protecting your Rights if you are Injured

      Getting prompt medical treatment should be your first order of business if you suffer a personal injury in Maryland. However, you also MUST be sure to protect yourself legally. Read Shapiro Zwanetz & ...

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    • Wrongful Death Attorney in MD

      Someone was negligent. As a result, you lost a loved one. No amount of money can make up for what happened. However, working with a wrongful death attorney ensures that you receive the compensation ...

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    • Car Accident Injury Settlement

      Is the insurance company offering you a fair car accident injury settlement? Would you know how to tell? If the insurance company’s representative is pressuring you to sign off on the agreement, then ...

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    • Car Accident Injury Settlement

      Is the insurance company offering you a fair car accident injury settlement? Would you know how to tell? If the insurance company’s representative is pressuring you to sign off on the agreement, then ...

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    • Wrongful Death Attorney in MD

      Someone was negligent. As a result, you lost a loved one. No amount of money can make up for what happened. However, working with a wrongful death attorney ensures that you receive the compensation ...

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