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Robert C. Bonsib Esq. - Greenbelt, MD

6411 Ivy LaneSuite 116 Greenbelt, MD 20770- 1405

Updated: 02/17/2021

Greenbelt White Collar and Non-White Collar Criminal Defense Lawyer

Overview

Robert C. Bonsib has been recognized five times by the Washingtonian Magazineas One of the Top Attorneys in the Area, first in 2002 again in each of its Top Lawyer editions since 2002. In 2017 SuperLawyers named him as one of the top 100 lawyers in Maryland and also as one of the top 100 lawyers in the District of Columbia. He is a Fellow in the American College of Trial Attorneys and has an AV rating by Martindale-Hubbell...

About Robert C. Bonsib Esq.

Practice Areas

  • White Collar and Non-White Collar Criminal Defense
  • DUI/DWI
  • Drug Violations
  • Felonies
  • Juvenile Crimes
  • Misdemeanor
  • RICO Act
  • Sex Offenses
  • Traffic Violations

Litigation

  • 100%

Current Employment Position(s)

  • Partner

Qualifications

Bar Admissions

  • Maryland, 1974
  • District of Columbia, 1990
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 4th Circuit, 1983
  • U.S. District Court District of Maryland, 1983
  • U.S. District Court of the District of Columbia, 1990
  • U.S. Court of Appeals District of Columbia Circuit, 1983
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1979

Other Affiliations

  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, 1995 - Present
  • Maryland Criminal Defense Attorneys Association, 1990 - Present (Board of Directors)
  • Marlboro Inn of Court, 1988 - 1994 (Member)
  • Federal Bar Association, 1989 - 2004 (Member)
  • Prince George County Bar Association, 1987 - Present
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, 1990 - Present
  • Maryland Criminal Pattern Jury Instruction Committee, 1999 - Present (Member)
  • Trial Courts Nominating Commission, 1988 - Present (Member)
  • Maryland State Bar Association, Inc., 1985 - Present (Member)
  • Maryland State Bar Association, Criminal Law Section (Past Chair)
  • Prince George's County Bar Association, Criminal Law Section (Past Chair)
  • Prince George's County Bar Association (Co-Chair, Federal Practice Committee)
  • ABA Search Warrant Project (Member)
  • Citizens' Complaint Oversight Panel, 1990 - 1995 (Legal Counsel)
  • Federal Magistrate Selection Committee (Member)

Education

  • Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law, Washington, District of Columbia, 1974
    J.D.
  • Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana, 1971
    B.A.

Past Positions

  • Office of United States Attorney for the District of Maryland, Assistant United States Attorney for the District of Maryland, 1983 - 1987
  • Office of the States Attorney for Prince Georges County, Maryland, Deputy States Attorney for Prince Georges County, Maryland, 1987 - 1990
  • Office of the States Attorney for Prince Georges County, Maryland, Assistant State's Attorney for Prince Georges County, Maryland, 1974 - 1983

Classes and Seminars

  • Trial of a Criminal Case, Maryland Judicial Institute, 2006 - 2009
  • Maryland Professionalism Course, Maryland State Bar Association, 2004 - 2006
  • Alan Goldstein Criminal Law Seminar, Prince Georges County Bar Association, 2009
  • Criminal Law Section Council CLE - Maryland State Bar Conference, Maryland State Bar Association, 2002
  • Bankruptcy Fraud, Prince Georges' County Bar Association and Federal Bar Association, 2004
  • Appellate Advocacy Moot Court Judge, Columbus School of Law, Catholic University of America, 2004
  • Conducting Effective Cross-Examination, Alan Goldstein Criminal Law Seminar, 2009
  • Grand Jury Practice Seminar, Federal Bar Association, 2009 - Present
  • Instructor, The Conduct of a Criminal Trial, Maryland Judicial Institute, 2005
  • Instructor, The Conduct of a Criminal Trial, Maryland Judicial Institute, 2007
  • Instructor, The Conduct of a Criminal Trial, Maryland Judicial Institute, 2009
  • Role of the Criminal Defense Attorney, Basic Criminal Investigators School - Prince George's County Police Department, - 2016
  • Proffer Agreements - Tips and Pitfalls, Maryland Criminal Defense Attorneys Association, - 2015

Achievements

Other Sources of Feedback About Robert C. Bonsib

Included on the 2023 Maryland list


Past Lists

  • 2022 Maryland Super Lawyers list
  • 2021 Maryland Super Lawyers list
  • 2020 Washington DC Super Lawyers list
  • 2019 Maryland Super Lawyers list
  • 2018 Washington DC Super Lawyers list
  • 2017 Maryland Super Lawyers list
  • 2016 Maryland Super Lawyers list
  • 2015 Maryland Super Lawyers list
  • 2014 Maryland Super Lawyers list
  • 2013 Maryland Super Lawyers list
  • 2012 Maryland Super Lawyers list
  • 2011 Washington DC Super Lawyers list
  • 2010 Maryland Super Lawyers list
  • 2009 Maryland Super Lawyers list
  • 2008 Maryland Super Lawyers list
  • 2007 Washington DC Super Lawyers list

View the profile for Robert C. Bonsib on Super Lawyers

Honors

  • Robert C. Heeney Award for Career Achievement in Criminal Law - Maryland State Bar Association, 2009 - Present
  • Top Criminal Attorneys in Area (Washingtonian Magazine), 2002 - 2016
  • The Best Lawyers in America - Non-White Collar Criminal Defense, 2005 - 2017
  • The Best Lawyers In America - White Collar Criminal Defense, 2005 - 2017
  • Top 100 D.C. Lawyers - SuperLawyers Magazine, - 2017
  • Top 100 Maryland Lawyers - SuperLawyers Magazine, - 2017
  • Presidents Special Achievement Award - Prince George's County Bar Association, 2004
  • John Adams Award - CJA Panel - U.S. District Court for District of Maryland, 2002
  • Who's Who In American Law
  • "AV" Rated by Martindale-Hubbell, - 2017
  • Fellow, American College of Trial Lawyers, 2007 - 2017

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Office Information

Address

6411 Ivy LaneSuite 116 Greenbelt, MD 20770- 1405

Fax

  • 301-441-3003

Office Hours

Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.; weekends by appointment

Publication

Articles

  • The Other White Hat - Role of Criminal Defense Attorney, Prince Georges County Bar Newsletter, May, 2006
  • Federal Sentencing Guidelines - Part I, Prince George's County Bar Newsletter, May, 2002
  • Federal Sentencing Guidelines - Part II, Prince Georges County Bar Newsletter, September, 2002
  • Yours, Mine or Ours - The Law of Constructive Possession, Prince Georges County Bar Newsletter, August, 2002
  • Federal Proffer Letter Agreements, Prince George's County Bar Association Newsletter, December, 2004
  • Statements Against Penal Interest, Prince George's County Bar Newsletter, May, 2003
  • Exposing the "Field Interview", Prince George's County Bar Newsletter, October, 2002
  • Speedy Trial Under Rule 4-271, Prince George's County Bar Newsletter, January, 2004
  • Maryland v. Pringle - What It Says and What It Doesn't, Prince George's County Bar Newsletter, February, 2004

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