Frank Benvenuto, P.A.
Ocean City & Salisbury, DUI & Criminal Defense Attorney
Berlin, Maryland; Ocean City, Maryland; Salisbury, Maryland
Experienced & Local
Serving clients on the Delmarva Peninsula for OVER 28 years in Worcester, Wicomico, Somerset, Dorchester, and Talbot Counties. Especially effective resolving legal problems for out of state visitors to the Md. resort areas.
1993 Admitted to practice in the State of Maryland. I consistently appear before judges in the District and Circuit Courts of Maryland, District Court in Ocean City and District and Circuit Courts in Snow Hill, District and Circuit Courts in Wicomico County, and District and Circuit Courts in Somerset, Dorchester and Talbot Counties.
1995 Admitted to practice in The Federal United States District Court in Maryland and The United States Bankruptcy Court in Maryland.
Areas Of Practice
DWI, DUI, DWS and other motor vehicle issues
Possession of Marijuana, and other drug charges
Other Common Offenses:
Leaving The Scene
Fleeing & Alluding
Possession Of A Deadly Weapon
Possession with Intent to Distribute
Personal Injury,Auto Accidents
90% of Practice Devoted to Litigation
Maryland State Bar 1993
U.S. District Court District of Maryland, 1995
Widener University School of Law, Wilmington, Delaware J.D. – 1991
Salisbury University, Salisbury, Maryland B.S. – 1988 Major: Accounting
University of Maryland College Park, College Park, Maryland B.S. – 1977 Major: Finance
Former Adjunct Professor, Applied Business Learning, Corna Legal Environment 248, SU
Former Adjunct Professor, Law & Society Law and Social Work Practice, SU
Honors and Awards
The National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Criminal Defense 2019 & 2020
Best Criminal Law Attorney for Client Satisfaction -American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys 2019 & 2020
Martindale Hubbard Peer Review Award 2019
Certificate of Appreciation, Worcester County – Internship Program – SDHS, January 11, 2008
Certificate of Appreciation (ABLE Program), April 30, 2007
Franklin P. Perdue School of Business, June 11, 2007
SU Certificate of Appreciation – Most Blessed Sacrament
Professional Associations and Memberships
Worcester County Bar Association, Past President
Maryland State Bar AssociationPast Employment Positions
Caldwell & Caldwell, P.A., Lawyer with Firm, Supervisor M.J. Caldwell, Jr., 1993 – 1996
Pro Bono Activities
Maryland Volunteer Lawyer Service
Thomas More Society, Catholic Legal Society, Baltimore, MD
Owner/Operator of Ashore Realty
Phi Sigma Kappa
Phi Delta P
Sometimes good people make bad decisions. I look forward to discussing your DUI/DWI case with you. I don't judge, I listen.
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