richard l. healy, p.c.

A Law Firm Committed to Personal Service


Mr. Healy’s Mission and Philosophy

Richard L. Healy opened his law firm in July 1982 with a mission to help people just like you. His philosophy is to treat each and every client as he would want to be treated if he was to walk into an attorney's office — he often asks, "Would I understand the process and feel confident and able to participate in it?" Regardless of your financial status, educational background, or community standing, Mr. Healy treats each client with the utmost respect and also understands that your time is just as valuable as his and is not to be wasted. He strives to provide each client with the best legal service based upon the principles of honesty, integrity, caring and a personal commitment to each client's case. He also recognizes that the potential outcome of your case could likely have a significant impact on your life and the people who you love the most, and so he will actively listen to your concerns, welcome your input, and help you to understand what is going on in your case from start to finish.

Experienced Legal Advice in Maryland

During Mr. Healy’s more than 35 years practicing law, he has represented clients in a wide range of legal matters, including drunk driving, criminal defense, serious motor vehicle violations, family law matters, including separation agreements and divorce, business matters, and personal injury cases. He has also prepared countless wills and other legal documents, such as powers of attorney and advance medical directives. Over the years, Mr. Healy’s experience has enabled him to help thousands of people navigate the legal system and understand their rights in the process.

Get in touch with us to set up a free initial consultation, or use the contact form at the bottom of this page to inquire whether Mr. Healy’s services are right for you.



➤ Gaithersburg, Maryland

18526 Office Park Drive
Gaithersburg, MD 20886

➤ Frederick, Maryland

7101 Guilford Drive, Ste. 200
Frederick, MD 21704


(301) 990 - 6100


Areas of Practice

Serious Traffic offenses

Serious traffic offenses can lead to license suspension, fines, or even incarceration. Mr. Healy is frequently called upon by clients to provide criminal defense representation in court and at Motor Vehicle Administration (MVA) hearings. With more than 35 years of experience, Mr. Healy will work hard to protect your driving privileges. He will work to minimize the number of points you receive on your MVA record and/or to help you obtain a restricted license for work purposes. Mr. Healy also works to get clients' revoked and/or suspended licenses reinstated and will, on an ad hoc basis, represent clients at Medical Advisory Board (MAB) hearings to protect their rights.

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Mr. Healy has over 35 years of experience defending clients accused of DUIs/DWIs and can provide a strong defense that protects your rights every step of the way.

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Criminal Offenses

Mr. Healy has represented thousands of clients who have been charged with misdemeanors and/or felonies. He understands how to protect the rights of his clients and to provide aggressive defenses on their behalf. And, if necessary, he has extensive skills in negotiating favorable plea agreements.

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Mr. Healy has the experience and legal expertise to protect your rights at every stage of your case. With more than 35 years practicing law, Mr. Healy has encountered and defended all kinds of drug cases and has helped hundreds of clients who have been charged with crimes in Maryland.

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Violent Crimes

As a trial attorney with more than 35 years of experience, Mr. Healy is able to effectively communicate with his clients to help them understand their constitutional rights and the charges they are facing.

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Wills & Other Legal Documents

An estate plan is an important and effective way to help individuals and families protect and preserve their financial interests, both in the short term and down the line. Every family has different financial objectives and needs. Since it has been said that only death and taxes are guaranteed during the course of one's life, it is never too early to begin thinking about a Will and how to lawfully minimize your estate taxes.

Mr. Healy regularly provides Maryland clients with advice and counsel regarding the preparation and drafting of Wills, Powers of Attorney, and Advance Directives.

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Domestic Violence

Mr. Healy helps clients by providing competent legal advice regarding whether to file a Petition for Relief from Domestic Violence. Similarly, Mr. Healy defends individuals who have been accused of domestic violence and works hard to protect their rights as well.

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Divorce & Separation Agreements

For more than 35 years, the law firm of Richard L. Healy, P.C., has been providing competent and diligent legal representation to clients throughout Maryland who are navigating divorce and other family law issues. Similarly, Mr. Healy has extensive experience in the negotiation, preparation and drafting of legally binding separation agreements that frequently resolve all of the marital property issues confronting divorcing couples as well as custody and visitation. Leveraging past trial experience, Mr. Healy will provide you with invaluable assistance by advising on the available legal options and best strategy to achieve your goals.

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Let's Chat.

The law firm of Richard L. Healy, P.C. offers a free 30 minute consultation for prospective clients to discuss their legal concerns. At this meeting, Mr. Healy will provide you with legal advice concerning your best options and a strategy to achieve your desired results. Please use the form below to contact Mr. Healy regarding your legal inquiry and to schedule your free initial consultation. You may also call either of Mr. Healy’s offices to make an appointment. He looks forward to hearing from you.

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