Towson, MD (PRWEB) July 25, 2011
Bowie & Jensen is pleased to announce that the Daily Record named Michael W. Siri, a Senior Associate with the firm, to its VIP list.
The award recognizes very important professionals for their accomplishments, commitment to inspiring change in their community, and their tremendous achievements before or by age 40. The Daily Record says these VIPs are the ones to watch at law firms, companies, hospitals, nonprofits and universities. Nominees were listed in the July 20, 2011 edition of the paper.
“Michael is an outstanding attorney,” said Matt Hjortsberg, a member of the firm. “He is one of the smartest, hardest-working lawyers in Baltimore County.”
“This award is a testament to his skill, judgment, long hours and commitment to community service and the practice of law,” Hjortsberg added. “We are very lucky to have him at our firm.”
Mr. Siri practices in Bowie & Jensen’ s litigation department, assisting clients with a variety of complex legal issues. His practice focuses on commercial litigation, including construction law and estates litigation. He has worked on matters at all stages of litigation both in state and federal courts, as well as, administrative hearings and arbitrations.
Mr. Siri routinely counsels the firm’s construction law clients on issues involving all aspects of a construction project, including contract formation, mechanic’s liens, bid protests, delay claims, and payment issues. As part of the firm’s construction law group, Mr. Siri provides legal guidance to individuals, general contractors, subcontractors, developers, and businesses. Mr. Siri’s practice extends beyond construction law. He has successfully represented clients in all manner of commercial litigation.
Mr. Siri is committed to public service and the professional development of all attorneys. Mr. Siri was just named to the Executive Counsel for the Baltimore County Bar Association as an at-large member. An active member of the Maryland State Bar Association, Mr. Siri is the former Chair of the MSBA Young Lawyers Section and has served on the MSBA’s Board of Governors. He serves as a board member of the Maryland Bar Foundation, the philanthropic arm of the MSBA. He created the One Bar | One Community Public Service Project for the MSBA, whereby a monthly public service event is scheduled to benefit residents of Maryland.
As a result of efforts, Mr. Siri is the recipient of the Edward Shea Jr. Professionalism Award and the Alex Fee Pro Bono Award. He has been named as a Rising Star in Maryland’s SuperLawyer publication for each of the past three years. Mr. Siri is married with two young sons and a resident of Cockeysville, Maryland.
About Bowie & Jensen
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