Practice Areas

With nearly three decades of experience providing legal services to clients in the Baltimore and Washington D.C. area, attorney James Strouse has concentrated his focus on four areas of the law: Education Law, Employment Law, Estate Planning, and Small Business Law. Because of his knowledge of the laws affecting these general practice areas, as well as his familiarity with the courtrooms in this region, attorney Strouse has been highly successful representing many clients.

Competent, Professional Representation

Strouse Legal Services serves clients requiring representation in the following areas of the law:

Education Law

Attorney Strouse represents students in cases involving the following:

  • Abuse of special need students
  • Failure to accommodate special needs students
  • Student-on-student harassment (bullying)
  • Teacher-on-student-harassment
  • Improper discipline
  • Expulsion and suspension
  • Our practice also defends educators in cases pertaining to the following:
  • Tenure disputes
  • Internal disciplinary hearings
  • Work suspensions
  • Matters pertaining to abuse of students in their charge
  • Civil suits stemming from special education issues

Employment Law

Our firm handles a variety of labor law cases:

  • Wage and hour disputes
  • Wrongful termination or suspension
  • Discrimination based on race, sex, age, religion, sexual orientation, or identity
  • Retaliation against whistleblowers
  • Unpaid compensation, commission, or benefits
  • FMLA disputes

Small Business Law

We offer affordable full-service representation to small businesses including the following:

  • Business formation
  • Contract review
  • Business litigation
  • Employment law defense
  • Estate Planning

A will is only one part of a comprehensive estate plan. Attorney James Strouse can help you develop solutions for every contingency. Some of the instruments that he uses include the following:

  • Wills
  • Trusts
  • Powers of attorney
  • Living wills
  • Guardianships
  • Executorships

James Strouse also represents individuals and estates in legal disputes arising over probate, estate administration, and fiduciary responsibilities.
Maryland Attorney in the Baltimore–Washington Corridor

When you need legal representation, you must feel certain that the lawyer you’re hiring has specific experience in the applicable area of the law. James Strouse of Strouse Legal Services offers top-tier representation to his clients. Contact him today to schedule an initial consultation.