LENORE ROSALIE GELFMAN, Associate Judge, Howard County Circuit Court, 5th Judicial Circuit, since 1996. Member, Public Awareness Committee, Maryland Judicial Conference, 1998-.
Assistant State's Attorney, Baltimore City, 1973-75. Associate Judge, District Court of Maryland, District 10, Howard County, 1989-1996. Past member, Committee on Civil Procedures, District Court of Maryland. Past member, Civil Law and Procedure Committee, and Judicial Ethics Committee, Maryland Judicial Conference. Born in Providence, Rhode Island, September 30, 1948. Boston University, B.A., 1969 (Delta Honor Society); University of Baltimore School of Law, J.D., 1973. State's Attorney's Office, Baltimore City, 1973-75. Admitted to Maryland Bar, 1974; admitted to practice before U.S. District Court for District of Maryland, 1979, District of Columbia Court of Appeals, 1980. Member, American Bar Association (advisory committee on elder abuse & legal problems of the elderly); Maryland State, and Women's Bar Associations; Howard County Bar Association (pres., 1991-92). Secretary, Baltimore-Washington Chapter, National Association of Women Judges. Past member, Baltimore City Bar Association; Maryland Trial Lawyers' Association; National District Attorneys' Association. Partner, Gelfman & Gelfman, P.A., 1975-89. Member, Howard County Executive's Ad Hoc Committee on Human Rights; Education Committee, Mediation and Conflict Resolution Center, Howard County; Howard County Criminal Justice and Treatment Coalition. Board of Directors, United Cerebral Palsy of Central Maryland. Member, Hadassah (past pres.). Community Relations Council, Howard County General Hospital. Instructor (alternative sentencing), Judicial Institute of Maryland. Past lecturer (real estate law & contracts), Howard County Community College. Former guest speaker, 9th Welfare Advocate Conference; MICPEL faculty speaker at trial advocacy course, 1990-. Bencher, James Macgill American Inn of Court. Pro Bono Award for outstanding legal services to the poor of Maryland, Maryland Volunteer Legal Services, Inc., and Maryland State Bar Association.
April 1, 2001
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