GWPLLC locates, sues assailants of Police Officer Jeffrey Smith

August 14, 2021

As recounted in stories by the Huffington Post and Washington Post, GWPLLC Attorney David P. Weber has worked tirelessly to identify the assailants of deceased Washington, DC, Police Officer Jeffrey L. Smith.  Weber, an attorney, certified fraud examiner, and private investigator, teamed up with open-source intelligence group DeepStateDogs, to meticulously scour the internet and social […]

The Rose Garden Backstory

August 10, 2021

The story about what actually happened in the Rose Garden was reported last night by CNN: “As President Joe Biden welcomed the families of police officers who had defended the US Capitol on January 6 to the Rose Garden last week, a legal battle was pending before the Police and Firefighters’ Retirement and Relief Board in […]

GWPLLC files opening brief in death of Police Officer from Capitol Insurrection

July 30, 2021

Today, Goodwin Weber PLLC and GWPLLC attorneys David P. Weber and Richard J. Link filed the opening brief before the District of Columbia Police and Firefighters Retirement and Relief Board, seeking line of duty death benefits for Washington, DC, Metropolitan Police Officer Jeffrey Smith and his widow Erin Smith.  Officer Smith died in the aftermath […]

A Second Message to Clients and Prospective Clients – Court Orders Responding to the Novel Corona Virus

March 13, 2020

During these trying times, we are providing a second update to Goodwin Weber PLLC clients and prospective clients.  Major updates have been announced by the Maryland federal and local courts, as set forth below.  We await instruction from the Virginia courts; as communicated yesterday, the Virginia federal court has postponed all misdemeanor criminal matters until […]


March 12, 2020

Due to the growing Maryland, Washington, DC and Virginia concerns surrounding COVID-19 (the novel coronavirus), we feel it is prudent to make this announcement publicly on our website and through social media.    Effective immediately, the attorneys at Goodwin Weber PLLC will be halting all in-person client and prospective client meetings in our Gaithersburg, Maryland, […]

GWPLLC Attorney David P. Weber featured for his role in Netflix film The Laundromat

February 10, 2020

GWPLLC attorney David P. Weber was featured today in a news story about the Panama and Paradise Papers, and the Netflix Studios film about the investigation.  Weber served as the technical consultant for The Laundromat, the 2019 Netflix film about the Panama Papers scandal. Directed by Steven Soderbergh, the cast features Meryl Streep, Gary Oldman […]


February 6, 2020

A new federal appropriations bill was enacted into law by Congress and the President in the final weeks of 2019.  This law includes changes to the federal tax code that may affect your qualified retirement plan (such as a 401(k) or IRA).  Those changes, often referred to as the “SECURE Act,” may affect individuals during […]

GWPLLC Attorney David P. Weber featured on WBAL (Baltimore) regarding the use of deadly force in Maryland

July 22, 2019

Goodwin Weber PLLC attorney David P. Weber was interviewed on WBAL Baltimore, concerning the law of deadly force in Maryland, in the aftermath of a deadly force incident that took place in Woodbine, Maryland, on Saturday night, July 20, 2019.  You can watch the interview at the following link:  

GWPLLC opens its doors on Chincoteague Island, representing clients on the Eastern Shore of Virginia and Maryland

October 27, 2018

Goodwin Weber PLLC is proud to announce its grand opening on Chincoteague Island, Virginia, in the heart of historic downtown Main Street.  Located on the second floor of old Boatman’s Bank Building, the oldest surviving structure in downtown Chincoteague, we are quickly becoming Chincoteague Island’s attorneys.  As one of the only law firms on the […]

Spooky Times on Chincoteague Island

October 27, 2018

Tonight was the Great Pumpkin Tour to benefit Chincoteague Elementary School.  Goodwin Weber PLLC’s David P. Weber, one of Chincoteague Island’s Attorneys, was excited to view all the fantastic entries from classrooms, Island businesses, individuals and families, and to vote for the best pumpkins.  What follow are some of our favorite entries into the pumpkin […]