As a Senior Partner at Armstrong, Donohue, Ceppos, Vaughan & Rhoades, Chartered, Mr. Armstrong’s practice involves the trial of complex civil matters, including medical and professional malpractice, serious personal injury, and professional licensing matters. He also practices in the areas of commercial and business litigation and other civil litigation.
In his 38 years of practice, Mr. Armstrong has tried over 200 cases to jury verdict, arbitration award or Court decision. He has handled well over a thousand medical malpractice cases for various hospitals, physician insurers, and private health care provider companies and groups. Over the past 30 years, Mr. Armstrong has been a frequent public speaker, presenting hundreds of lectures, seminars, and presentations to medical and legal audiences on a wide variety of medical and legal topics. For the past 9 years, he has returned to his alma-mater, American University, Washington College of Law, as a Clinical Professor, teaching Civil Trial Advocacy, Trial Practice, and Expert Witness Deposition classes to 2nd and 3rd year law students.
Mr. Armstrong has received a number of honors and awards including the prestigious election as a Fellow of the American College of Trials Lawyers. He has served as the Maryland State Chair of the American College, 2002-2004. In 1998, he was elected to the International Academy of Trial Lawyers. Mr. Armstrong has been listed in Best Lawyers in America for over 20 years.