Law Office of Eugene M. Whissel, II
May 16, 2016 02:17PM
● By Cate Reynolds
*Special Advertising Section*Gene Whissel has been a trial lawyer since admission to the bar in 1978. He served as Assistant State’s Attorney for a combined 20 years in Prince George’s and Anne Arundel counties. Since entering private practice in 1997, his focus has been the defense of Criminal, DUI, and Motor Vehicle violations, as well as Domestic Violence and Juvenile matters. Gene’s 38 years as a litigator is enhanced by his previous experience as a Baltimore City Police Officer and involvement in Federal Criminal Investigations. Clients of his firm have included doctors, lawyers, prosecutors, police officers, federal agents, accountants, school principals, military personnel, and many other professionals.
In addition to trial work, Gene served as an Adjunct Professor of criminal law at University of Baltimore School of Law, as well as Anne Arundel Community College. He is a volunteer Assistant Professor of the University of Maryland Medical School, Forensic Psychiatry Program, and an instructor for the Maryland Institute of Criminal Justice. He is currently the president-elect of the Maryland Criminal Defense Attorney’s Association and has served on the Board of Directors of numerous nonprofit, professional, and charitable organizations.