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ROGER WINSTON, American Lawyer, Partner of LINOWES AND BLOCHER, specializing in the field of Zoning, Real Estate, Administrative and Municipal Law. Commercial, Corporation and Environmental Law. General Civil Practice.


Winston, Roger Dean was born on June 10, 1954 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States.


University of Maryland (Bachelor of Arts, 1976. Juris Doctor, 1979); Georgetown University (Master of Law and Taxation, 1983). Adjunct Professor of Law, The Washington College of Law of the American University, since 1989.

Member, Maryland Governor’s Commission on Condominums, Cooperatives, and Homeowners Associations, 1982-1986. Chairman, Sub-Committee on Homeowner Associations, 1985-1986. Member. Board of Directors, 1983-1986 and Chairman, Legislation Committee, 1986-1989, Washington Metropolitan Chapter Community Associations Institute.

Vice-Chair, Public Policies Committee of the Community Association Institute, since 1989. Lecturer, Maryland Institute for Continuing Legal Education of Lawyers, 1986-1988.


Associate Nylen & Gilmore, Hyattsville, Maryland, 1979-1980, Linowes & Blocher, Bethesda, 1980-1985, partner, 1985—2005, management committee, 1989—2005. Managing partner Ballard Spahr Andrews & Ingersoll LLP, since 2005. Drafter Maryland Homeowners Association Act. Governor appointee Maryland Governor's Commission on Condominiums, Cooperatives and Homeowners Associations, Annapolis, Maryland, 1982-1986. District Courts, District of Maryland and District of Columbia, United States. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit and the District of Columbia Circuit and United States. Tax Court.


  • Bar: District of Columbia 1980, United States Court Appeals Maryland 1980.


Member executive committee, legal counsel Maryland National Capital Building Industry Association, 1995-2006. Governor appointee Common Ownership Communities Task Force. Member American Bar Association (vice chair real property probate and trust law section), Maryland State Bar Association, District of Columbia Bar Association, American College Real Estate Lawyers (board governors), Anglo-American Real Property Institute, Urban Land Institute.


Married Karen Lynn Lovell, January 10, 1976. Children: Amanda Christine, Emily Rebecca.

Karen Lynn Lovell

Amanda Christine Winston

Emily Rebecca Winston