Seven Rosenberg Martin Greenberg Partners Ranked by Chambers USA in 2020

Rosenberg Martin Greenberg proudly announces that the firm and seven of its partners – Benjamin Rosenberg, Barry Greenberg, Gerard Martin, Stanley Fine, Cynthia Spell, Gerard Gaeng and Caroline Hecker – have been ranked in the 2020 edition of Chambers USA as among Maryland’s leading lawyers in the areas of commercial litigation, white-collar crime & government investigations, real estate and land use in Maryland. Chambers USA is an authoritative reference to the reputations and qualifications of leading business lawyers throughout the USA.

Chambers states the following in its Maryland rankings:

Benjamin Rosenberg is the founder and chairman of the firm, and maintains an excellent reputation for his commercial litigation expertise, with a source describing him as “a dean of the litigation Bar.” He is a deeply experienced trial and appellate lawyer who is also well versed in ADR proceedings.

Barry Greenberg acts as the firm’s managing partner and is described by sources as an “excellent real estate lawyer” and a “very good negotiator” who “knows how to get deals done.” He focuses particularly on real estate development, advising on all aspects of major projects from financing through to construction and leasing.

Gerard Martin is described as a “fantastic litigator.” He wins praise from sources for his “incredible judgment and amazing trial experience.” He handles commercial litigation cases as well as providing white-collar criminal defense and representing clients during government investigations.

Stanley Fine is praised as an “extraordinary lawyer” and acknowledged for his many years of experience in the field. He continues to provide the benefit of his extensive land use and zoning expertise on development matters including major retail, industrial and residential projects.

Cynthia Spell advises clients on the acquisition, development and sale of commercial property, with notable expertise in matters related to condominiums. A source describes her as “a very practical lawyer who is very goal-oriented and easy to work with.”

Gerard Gaeng advises clients on a wide range of commercial disputes as well as handling the defense of major class actions. An interviewee describes him as “terrific and a very smart guy.”

Caroline Hecker focuses on zoning and land use matters and is described by a source as a “real leader in the field.” She advises on the procurement of permits and approvals for development projects, as well as representing clients in judicial reviews and administrative appeals.

Chambers commends Rosenberg Martin Greenberg’s litigation group as a highly regarded team with experience advising on tax, employment and creditors’ rights disputes, including major class actions. They act for clients in a range of industries, including technology, real estate and finance. Their broad litigation capabilities extend to white-collar criminal defense and insurance coverage disputes and offer additional expertise in intellectual property matters.

Chambers also speaks highly of Rosenberg Martin Greenberg’s real estate group, with their experience acting on transactions for developers, owners and investors at a regional and national level. Their broad practice includes financing, acquisitions and easement matters. They additionally handle leasing matters, often representing landlords of office and retail properties and are well known for their land use practice.

Rosenberg Martin Greenberg is a full-service business law firm in Baltimore, Maryland. We advise entrepreneurs and organizations on an extensive range of issues that drive their success. Our core practice areas are business litigation, real estate, business planning & transactions, commercial lending, tax & wealth planning, creditors’ rights and tax controversy. Our attorneys are committed to providing our clients exceptional, efficient service that makes a difference.  Visit us at, or