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Roger Allan Perkins

Roger Allan Perkins, American lawyer. Bar: Maryland 1969, Massachusetts 1975.


  • Perkins, Roger Allan was born on March 4, 1943 in Port Chester, New York, United States. Son of Francis Newton and Winifred Marcella (Smith) Perkins.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Pennsylvania State University, 1965. Postgraduate, University Illinois, 1966. Juris Doctor with honors, George Washington University, 1969.


    • Trial attorney Nationwide Insurance Company, Annapolis, Maryland, 1969-1972. Associate Arnold, Beauchemin & Huber, PA, Baltimore, 1973. From associate to partner Goodman & Bloom, PA, Annapolis, 1973-1976.

      Partner Luff and Perkins, 1976-1978. Private practice Anapolis, 1978—2010. Temporary administrative hearing officer Anne Arundel County, 1984-2009.

      Assistant city attorney, Annapolis, 1980-1982. Attorney Board Appeals of City of Annapolis, 1986-2003, 2005—2008. Member Appellate Judicial Nominating Commission, since 1995.

      Member Maryland Judicial Campaign Conduct Committee, Inc., since 2006.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Maryland 1969, Massachusetts 1975.


    • Editorial advisory board Daily Record, 1996-1997.


    Member Governor's Task Force on Family Law, 1991-1994. Advisory council on family legal need of low income persons MLSC, 1991. Coach youth sports. Fellow American Academy Matrimonial Lawyers, American Bar Foundation, Maryland Bar Foundation (board directors 1992-1995).

    Member American Bar Association (house delegations 1991-1993, 94-96, standing committee on solo and small firm practitioners 1993-1997, chair 1996-1997), Maryland State Bar Association (president 1992-1993, treasurer 1988-1991, board governors 1985-1987, chair membership committee 2002-2004, chair special committee on lawyer professional responsibility 1994-1995, family and juvenile law section council 1983-1989, chair 1987-1988), Anne Arundel County Bar Association (president 1984-1985).


    • Married Katherine Louise Howard, November 10, 1984. Children: Marshall, Morgan, Matthew, Justin, Ashley.
    • father: Francis Newton Perkins
    • mother: Winifred Marcella (Smith) Perkins
    • spouse: Katherine Louise Howard
    • children: Marshall Perkins
    • Morgan Perkins
    • Matthew Perkins
    • Justin Perkins
    • Ashley Perkins
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    Born March 4, 1943
    (age 74)