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Michael D. Steinhardt

For over 35 years, Michael D. Steinhardt has practiced law, committed to helping clients receive the best legal information and representation possible. A graduate of the University of Baltimore Law School and Georgetown University Law Center, Mr. Steinhardt concentrates in workers' compensation, personal injury, Social Security disability, and criminal and traffic law. In his spare time, he is active in the Maryland State Bar Association and serves on the board of Bello Machre, an organization that assists individuals with disabilities.

Serving injured individuals and families throughout Maryland

The Law Offices of Steinhardt, Siskind and Associates, LLC represents Maryland individuals and families in Social Security disability, personal injury, wrongful death, medical malpractice, short and long term disability insurance denials, and workers’ compensation claims. There are no attorney fees or legal expenses unless we win your case. Call 1-886-902-4111 today or contact us online for a free initial consultation with one of our attorneys at our main offices in Glen Burnie, and satellite offices in Owings Mills, Ellicott City, Baltimore City, or Annapolis.


J.D., University of Baltimore Law School, 1975

Master of Law, Georgetown University Law Center, 1980

B.A., State University of New York at Stonybrook, 1972
Political Science

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice Court of Appeals, State of Maryland, 1975
District of Columbia Court of Appeals, 1978
U.S. District Court, 1976
U.S. Tax Court, 1980
Began in private practice of law, 1975
Professional & Bar Association Memberships

National Association of Social Security Claimants' Representatives

Anne Arundel County Bar Association

Maryland State Bar Association, Fellow

Maryland Association for Justice

Maryland State Bar Association Section on Negligence, Insurance & Workers' Compensation, Past Chairperson,

MSBA Section on Negligence on Negligence Insurance, Member,
Member Since: 1997

Trial Courts Judicial Nominating Commission for Anne Arundel County, Former Member

Anne Arundel County Bar Association Board of Trustees, Former Member

Board of Directors of the Anne Arundel County Bar Foundation,Former Member,

Workers' Compensation Commission Online Services Advisory Council, Member

Workers' Compensation Commission Vocational Rehabilitation Committee, Member

Regularly conducts seminars for potential Social Security disability and SSI claimants

Teaching experience
  • Program chairman and lecturer for MICPEL, "How to Represent a Claimant in a Social Security Disability Claim," 2007
  • Lecturer for Lorman Educational Services, "Workers' Compensation in Maryland," 2001, 2002 , 2004
  • Lecturer, Towson University, Law and Psychology Course, 2000–2002
  • Maryland Institute for Continuing Professional Education of Lawyers (MICPEL), lecturer, "Hot Topics in Workers' Compensation," 2000–2004
  • Maryland State Bar Association (MSBA), lecturer, "Hot Topics in Workers' Compensation," 2012, 2014
  • Regular provider of seminars for claimants who have applied for Social Security disability
  • Participant in Law Day activities, addressing high school students on various legal topics
  • Anne Arundel Country Bar Association Continuing Legal Education seminar: "Maryland District Court Civil Procedure," January, 1994
  • Social Security Disability Boot Camp – National Business Institute, 2013
Community activities
  • Member of the Board of Trustees, Bello Machre, 1996–present
  • Coach, Maryland Bar Association Mock Trial Program, 1997–2005
  • Coach of the Pikesville High School Circuit Champions, 1999–2000
  • Coach of the Pikesville High School State Champions, 1997–1998
Published Articles

"The Right of Handicapped Children to Free Public Education: A Procedural Guide," University of Baltimore Law Review, pp. 136-156, 1974