Mr. Robert M. McCarthy

Posted in: Crime/Self Defense/Illegal Drugs, Legal/Regulatory/Judicial, Society/Family/Community/Religion

Principal , Law Offices of Robert McCarthy, Esq.
4405 East West Highway
Suite 201
Bethesda MD
Work Fax: (301) 654-7924
Email: N/A
Home: (301) 986-9010


Has handled over 5,000 juvenile cases in the last 15 years.
Previously a contract attorney with the Maryland State Public Defender's Office.
Has taught the juvenile law module of the street law course at the Montgomery County Detention Center.
Participated in the recording of training tapes for social workers confronting child sexual abuse.

Academic Background

B.S.: University of Maryland at College Park (Finance).
J.D.: Potomac School of Law.

Publications or Presentations

Co-author, "The Dissent: How the Townsend Report Fails to Address the Roots of Juvenile Crime and What to Do About It," Calvert Issue Brief, Vol. I, No. 3, Aug. 1997.
"Nuts and Bolts of Juvenile Law," Maryland Bar Foundation Handbook on Practicing Juvenile Law in Montgomery County, 1992.

Issue Specialities

Conservative Republican politics, Catholic legal issues, juvenile crime, child sexual abuse, Townsend Commission, illegitimacy, single-parent families, single motherhood, teen mothers, "tough love," recidivism, Serious Habitual Offenders Comprehensive Act.

Calvert Index

Crime/Self Defense/Illegal Drugs