Practice Areas

Davis, Upton & Palumbo, LLC Firm Overview
Davis Upton & Palumbo Practices – Personal Injury - Practice Areas 
Personal Injury

We help injured people obtain the compensation they need and deserve because of injuries caused by medical malpractice, an auto accident or car crash wrongful death, motorcycle accident, truck accident, boat or jet-ski (PWC) accident, or an on-the-job accident.


Davis Upton & Palumbo Practices – Criminal Defense - Practice Areas
Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI

If you were charged with a DUI / DWI, were arrested for a drug offense or had your license suspended because of multiple traffic violations, or if you are facing charges for theft, burglary, sex offenses, or other felonies or misdemeanors, our lawyers can help.


Davis Upton & Palumbo Practices – Family Law - Practice Areas
Family Law

We guide people through the divorce process, making sure they understand their options and their rights. We help them obtain protective orders in cases of domestic violence or defend against such orders when needed. We represent clients in matters such as child custody, visitation, child support, alimony and property division that can be stressful and emotionally charged.


Davis Upton & Palumbo Practices – Estate Planning - Practice Areas
Wills & Power of Attorney

We draft wills, powers of attorney, advanced directives (living wills), revocable and irrevocable trusts and handle all probate matters. The Estate Planning and Probate Practice Group also advises our clients on methods of preserving or protecting their assets in the event of death or disability.


Davis Upton & Palumbo Practices – Real Estate - Practice Areas
Real Estate

We represent individuals and businesses in residential and commercial real estate matters, including development and financing, land use and zoning, 1031 Exchanges, construction law and residential real estate. We negotiate and draft residential and commercial real estate contracts and leases, deeds of Conservation Easements, shared driveway easements and maintenance agreements. We often assist our clients in the Agricultural Preservation process and in buying and selling Transferable Development Rights (TDR’s). We represent most of the Southern Maryland banks and handle complex commercial transactions.


Davis Upton & Palumbo Practices – Corporate & Business Law - Practice Areas
Corporate & Business

Typical matters include partnership disputes, buying or selling a business, business formation and shareholder agreements, contracts review and drafting, and transactional work involving buying and selling a business.


Other areas that we practice in: