Gilman & Edwards
301-731-3303:LANDOVER | 202-575-1900:WASHINGTON
240-314-0222:ROCKVILLE | 410-727-5353:BALTIMORE

Richard L. Gilman

Bankruptcy Attorney

Richard L. Gilman is a Principal and Co-Founder of Gilman & Edwards, L.L.C. He works primarily with bankruptcy, tax controversy, credit counseling / debt solutions, general corporate, real estate/mortgage refinance, personal injury/auto accidents and general civil and criminal litigation matters. Mr. Gilman is a former federal trial attorney with the U.S. Department of Justice, Tax Division, where he prosecuted civil tax cases throughout the United States District and Bankruptcy Courts. While serving in this capacity, he won the "Outstanding Attorney" award in 1996. Before working for the Tax Division, Mr. Gilman was a trial attorney with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), Fair Housing Division. While at HUD, he issued informal opinions regarding the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (RESPA) and prosecuted complaints of discriminatory housing practices on behalf of aggrieved persons.

In 1988, Richard L. Gilman received his Juris Doctorate from the Washington College of Law, The American University. He is a 1985 graduate of the State University of New York at Binghamton.

Mr. Gilman is licensed to practice law in Maryland, the District of Columbia, and New York and is a member of the Maryland Bankruptcy Bar Association.

Also represents clients in Rockville, and throughout Maryland and D.C.

Areas of Practice

• Bankruptcy
• Tax Controversies
• Credit Law
• Debtors Rights
• Corporate Law
• Real Estate
• Personal Injury
• Automobile Accidents and Injuries
• Civil Litigation
• Criminal Law

Bar Admissions

• Maryland
• New York
• District of Columbia
 • U.S. District Court District of Maryland
• U.S. Bankruptcy Court District of Columbia
• U.S. Bankruptcy Court Maryland

Other Affiliations

• Maryland Bankruptcy Bar Association (Member)
 • Maryland State Bar Association (Member)


• American University, Washington College of Law, Washington, District of Columbia, 1988
 • Juris Doctorate - State University of New York at Binghamton, 1985

Past Positions

• U.S. Department of Justice, Tax Division, Trial Attorney  • U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), Fair Housing Division, Trial Attorney

Office Contact

Gilman & Edwards, LLC
t/a The Bankruptcy Assistance Center

8401 Corporate Dr #450
Hyattsville, MD20785

Map & Directions

401 N Washington St #110
Rockville, MD 20850
Map & Directions
301-731-3303 : Hyattsville
240-314-0222 : Rockville
202-575-1900 : Washington
410-727-5353 : Baltimore
301-731-3072 : Fax

Office Hours
Mon: 9 am - 5 pm
Tue: 9 am - 5 pm
Wed: 9 am - 5 pm
Thu: 9 am - 5 pm
Fri: 9 am - 5 pm


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