Mr. Eisen has practiced law for over 40 years in both large and small firm settings. His clients have included the governments of foreign nations, state governments, government agencies, fortune-500 companies, mid- and small businesses, and a host of individuals.

Mr. Eisen earned the highest, AV, peer rating under the Martindale Hubbell rating system. Peer Review Ratings attest to a lawyer’s legal ability and professional ethics, and reflect the confidential opinions of members of the Bar and Judiciary.

Highlights of his practice include:

  • Membership in the select $100,000,000 judgment club.
  • Selection as a “Top Rated Lawyer in Labor and Employment” by American Lawyer Media and Martindale-Hubbell.
  • Founding member of the Security Clearance Lawyers Association.
  • Former Chairman of the Business Law section of the Montgomery County Bar.
  • Member Montgomery County Bar Committee on Legal Ethics.
  • Regular lecturer for entrepreneurs through the MSBDC, a non-profit joint venture between the University of Maryland and the Small business Administration.
  • Business seminar for graduate students at the University of Maryland.
  • Presentations to legal and lay audiences on trade secrets, starting up a business, buying or selling a business, profit sharing and employee compensation, stock options, minority shareholder rights and claims, and avoiding lawsuits.
  • Authorship of articles on the Business and Technology Division of the Maryland Circuit Courts and ethical dilemmas.
  • Selection as a Bar Leader by the Montgomery County Bar Association.
  • Listings in Who’s Who in American Law and Who’s Who in America.
  • Appointment as a referral attorney by America’s Leading Lawyers.
  • Navigating financially stressed businesses to profitability through restructurings, negotiations and litigation.
  • Forming literally hundreds of companies.

Practice Areas: Commercial Law; Employment Law; Contracts; Business Law; Business Arbitration; Business Formation; Business Litigation; Business Planning; Business Transactions; Buy-Sell Agreements; Buying and Selling of Businesses; Joint Ventures; Confidentiality Agreements; Covenants Not To Compete; Employer Liability; Employment Arbitration; Employment Contracts; Employment Litigation; Executive Employment Law; Executive Severance Contracts; Noncompetition and Non-Solicitation Agreements; Restrictive Covenants; Retaliatory Discharge; Security Clearances; Whistleblower Litigation.

Admitted: 1976, Alaska; 1977, District of Columbia; 1979, U.S. Supreme Court; 1988, Maryland; U.S. District Court, District of Maryland, U.S. District Court, District of Columbia, U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth, Fifth, Ninth, Eleventh and District of Columbia Circuits and U.S. Bankruptcy Court

Law School: University of Michigan, J.D., magna cum laude, 1975 [Editor, Michigan Law Review; Order of the Coif]

College: University of Michigan, A.B., honors, 1971

Member: Montgomery County (Former Chair, Business Section) and Energy (Member, Antitrust Committee) Bar Associations; The District of Columbia Bar.

Special Agencies: Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, D.O.D. Office of Hearings & Appeals, N.S.A.

Born: New York, N.Y., April 9, 1950

ISLN: 907635107