Joseph M. Creed

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Employment Litigation Attorney in Rockville, MD

Joseph Greenwald & Laake, P.A.
 | 111 Rockville Pike, Suite 975
Rockville, MD 20850
Phone: 240-553-1191
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2017 - 2018
Selected to Rising Stars: 2014 - 2015
Licensed Since: 2005
Practice Areas:
  • Employment Litigation: Plaintiff (30%),
  • Business Litigation (20%),
  • Employment & Labor: Employee (20%),
  • Business/Corporate (10%),
  • Appellate (10%),
  • General Litigation (10%)
Attorney Profile

Attorney Joseph M. Creed is a principal at Joseph Greenwald & Laake, PA, in Rockville, Maryland. Mr. Creed is a member of the firm’s labor and employment group and handles business, employment and general litigation matters for business and government clients in both the state of Maryland and Washington, D.C. He has experience at the state and appellate levels.

Mr. Creed earned a bachelor’s degree from Tennessee Temple University and received his law degree from Regent University School of Law. He has been licensed to practice since 2005 and is admitted to practice in Maryland and the District of Columbia as well as before the U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit.

Over the course of his career, Mr. Creed has served as an advisor and advocate for federal and private sector employees. His federal experience includes assisting clients with employee Equal Employment Opportunity, personnel and whistleblower protection issues. In the private sector area, he advises clients regarding matters involving employment contracts, discrimination, harassment or professional licensing issues.

Mr. Creed has authored articles on employment topics that have appeared in the Maryland Employment Law Deskbook and the Federal Lawyer. He is actively involved in his legal community and belongs to the Maryland State Bar Association, the Federal Bar Association and the American Bar Association. He also serves as the employee co-chair of the American Bar Association’s Federal Sector Labor and Employment Law Committee.

 
Practice Areas

Employment Litigation (30%)
Business Litigation (20%)
Employment & Labor (20%)
Business/Corporate (10%)
Appellate (10%)
General Litigation (10%)

Employment Litigation (30%): Employment Discrimination, Wrongful Termination, Retaliation, Employment Law - Employer

Business Litigation (20%): Trade Secret, Non-Compete Agreements

Employment & Labor (20%): Employment Law - Employee, Unions, Wage & Hour Laws, Whistleblower, Sexual Harassment, Labor Law

Business/Corporate (10%): Business Formation and Planning, Limited Liability Companies, Partnership, Contracts, Business Organizations

Appellate (10%): Appeals

General Litigation (10%): Litigation, Restraining Order, Small Claims

Focus Areas

Employment Discrimination, Wrongful Termination, Retaliation, Employment Law - Employer, Trade Secret, Non-Compete Agreements, Employment Law - Employee, Unions, Wage & Hour Laws, Whistleblower, Sexual Harassment, Labor Law, Business Formation and Planning, Limited Liability Companies, Partnership, Contracts, Business Organizations, Appeals, Litigation, Restraining Order, Small Claims

Selections

Selected to Super Lawyers for 2 yearsmiddle-imageSelected to Rising Stars for 2 years

Super Lawyers: 2017 - 2018 Rising Stars: 2014 - 2015

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About Joseph Creed

Admitted: 2005, Maryland

Professional Webpage: http://www.jgllaw.com/attorneys/joseph-m-creed

Honors and Awards:

  • SuperLawyers, Maryland Rising Star, 2013

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • District of Columbia , 2016
  • Maryland, 2005
  • Maryland State Bar Association
  • Federal Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, 2007
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, 2013
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland, 2007
  • Co-Chair, ABA Federal Sector Labor & Employment Law Committee

Scholarly Lectures and Writings:

  • "The Proper Forum for Judicial Review of Merit Systems Protection Board Decisions in Mixed Cases", The Federal Lawyer, 2014
  • Federal employees have a range of legal rights and remedies that are unique to the federal sector. This chapter of the Maryland Employment Law Deskbook addresses the substantive law applicable to federal employees and the most common rights of action by federal employees, with a particular emphasis on the procedural mechanisms for pursuing those rights., Author, "Employment Rights of Federal Employees", MSBA Employment Law Deskbook, 2014

Educational Background:

  • Tennessee Temple University, B.S., 2002
Office Location for Joseph M. Creed

111 Rockville Pike
Suite 975
Rockville, MD 20850

Phone: 240-553-1191

 

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Last Updated: 3/27/2018

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