Andrew Jiranek

Andrew L. Jiranek


Mr. Jiranek is a founder and managing partner of our firm. His practice focuses on finance, corporate and real estate matters. He serves and has served as general counsel for a number of regional, national and international public and privately-held business organizations and developers.

He has written numerous published articles and papers on corporate, commercial and real estate topics and lectured extensively for public and private business development groups in the Baltimore area. Prior to forming the firm, Mr. Jiranek worked as General Counsel with a public high-technology company, an associate in the corporate and finance departments of several large and mid sized law firms in Washington, DC and Baltimore, Maryland, an Honors Program attorney at the U.S. Department of Justice and a judicial law clerk to U.S. District Court Judge Truman Hobbs in Montgomery, Alabama.

Mr. Jiranek graduated from William and Mary Law School with a J.D. in 1987, where he was an Editor of the Law Review, and from Princeton University with an A.B. in Economics in 1984. Mr. Jiranek is a member of the American Bar Association and the Maryland, D.C. and Virginia Bar Associations where he is active with several business and finance committees.


direct dial: 443-470-1341


Latane J. Mason


Mr. Mason is a principal in our firm whose practice concentrates on representing businesses and individuals in dispute resolution matters. He regularly represents clients in federal and state judicial proceedings and in mediation and arbitration proceedings wherein disputes are resolved.

Prior to joining the firm in September, 2012, Mr. Mason was an attorney with a Baltimore law firm, where he maintained a general civil law practice.

Mr. Mason holds an undergraduate degree from the College of William & Mary (2002), and a law degree from the University of Baltimore (2005). He is admitted to practice law in the State of Maryland, and is a member of the Bars of the Court of Appeals of Maryland and the U.S. District Court of Maryland. He is a member of the Maryland State Bar Association and the Baltimore County Bar Association.


direct dial: 443-470-1343

Scott Surell


Mr. Surell is an associate working primarily with business and real estate matters. Mr. Surell is a graduate of Washington University School of Law, where he received his J.D. degree in May, 2016, and The University of Maryland, where he received a Bachelor of Science in General Biology in May, 2013. While in law school, Mr. Surell was a Donald P. Gallop Memorial Scholar.

Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Surell was an associate with Oliveri & Associates, LLC, in Annapolis, Maryland. Mr. Surell also held legal positions with Green and Healthy Homes Initiative and with the Office of the Attorney General for the State of Maryland.

Mr. Surell will assist the firm’s attorneys with corporate, real estate and commercial matters. Mr. Surell is licensed to practice law in the State of Maryland.