Every client is our only client.

Since its founding in 1975, Furey, Doolan & Abell, LLP has earned a reputation as one of the leading law firms in the region. We offer personalized and effective representation in a broad base of civil law practices to clients across Maryland and throughout the D.C. metro area.


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We turn our experience and effort into your results.

We have built our success from the experience gained in over 40 years of serving clients. We are committed to—and recognized for—understanding your specific challenges and tailoring our solutions to fit your needs.


We believe in fighting hard and fighting fair.

We’re the attorneys you want in your corner, whether you need us for a sensitive estate matter or a complex corporate dispute. You’ll have the undivided attention of a team that values relationships over profits and makes your problems their own.

News & Articles

FD&A Office Closed to Clients

Furey, Doolan & Abell has closed our office to clients effective at the close of business on Monday, March 16. We expect to remain closed until Monday, April 6. We will continue to re-assess this on a weekly basis, following the latest public health guidance at the time. We have taken this step to protect the health of our employees and clients.

During this time, our lawyers, paralegals, and staff will be working remotely. We hope there will be minimal disruption to our efforts to serve our clients and the community. We ask for your patience as we respond to emails and voicemails as soon as we reasonably can.

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Ask the Attorneys

Phil O’Donoghue, Charles Abell & Robert Grant were featured in the November/December 2019 issue of Bethesda Magazine.

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The Digital Revolution Has Come for Wills: What the Maryland Practitioner Should Know

FD&A attorney, Cory Larkin, will discuss the rapid development of state laws authorizing electronic wills, remote witness attestation, and remote notarization on March 5 at the Bethesda Hyatt Hotel.

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Bethesda Magazine - Top Estate Lawyers

Several of our outstanding lawyers were recognized by Bethesda Magazine as Top Estate Lawyers, featured in the July/August 2018 issue.  


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Current News

On March 4, 2019, Rob Grant spoke to the Montgomery County Bar Estates & Trusts Section on “Will Caveats: An Overview,” and discussed the grounds for filing a will caveat, drafting a petition and response, and procedural issues to consider including the statute of limitations; transmission of issues to the Circuit Court; and the interplay between a caveat and other estate-related litigation. The presentation also covered a litigator’s view of considerations for scriveners including in terrorem clauses and best practices for will executions.