116 E Main Street  Salisbury MD  21801

Ph: 410.860.5297

Fx: 410.860.1676

Attorney Profile:  Kenneth D.L. Gaudreau

Salisbury Trial Attorney Serving Clients Throughout Maryland

Kenneth D. L. Gaudreau is one of the most prominent lawyers on the Eastern Shore. The knowledge he has acquired over the course of his 35-year career allows him to provide clients with top-quality representation in state and federal courts and throughout the state. Ken started his legal career working as a staff member in the U.S. House of Representatives. He also attended the Johns Hopkins University at night in the Masters Program in Administrative Science. Soon thereafter, he made the decision to attend law school. He graduated from the University of Baltimore School of Law in 1983, and served as a law clerk to the Honorable James L. Wray in Anne Arundel County Circuit Court. He then entered private practice, focusing on personal injury and criminal defense law.

In 1988 Ken became a part-time assistant Attorney General of Maryland for the Eastern Shore. He held this position for 15 years while also maintaining his private practice.

In 1990, he took the next step in his career and founded The Gaudreau Law Firm. He has spent more than 33 years proudly representing the people of Maryland in civil and criminal cases. Ken continues to use his talent and skill to help the people of Maryland find powerful solutions to their legal problems.

Attorney Kenneth D.L. Gaudreau’s Practice Areas:

  • Serious Personal injury
  • Truck and motorcycle accidents
  • Wrongful Death
  • Catastrophic Injury
  • Car Accidents
  • Workers compensation
  • Criminal defense
  • DUI/DWI

Attorney Kenneth D.L. Gaudreau’s Practice Areas:

  • Serious Personal injury
  • Truck and motorcycle accidents
  • Wrongful Death
  • Catastrophic Injury
  • Car Accidents
  • Workers compensation
  • Criminal defense
  • DUI/DWI

Bar Admissions

  • Maryland, 1984
  • U.S. District Court, District of Maryland, 1988
  • On special motion, admitted in Delaware and Virginia

Education

  • J.D., University of Baltimore School of Law, 1983
  • M.A.S., Johns Hopkins University, 1979–1980
  • B.A., Franklin & Marshall College, 1979
  • Loyola Blakefield, 1975

Employment History

  • Founding Attorney, The Gaudreau Law Firm, 1990–present
  • Part-Time Assistant Attorney General of Maryland, 1988–2002
  • Law Clerk to Hon. James L. Wray, Circuit Court for Anne Arundel County, 1982
  • Associate Staff, U.S. House of Representatives, 1979–1980

Professional Memberships and Affiliations

  • Wicomico County Bar Association
  • Maryland State Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • The Maryland Association for Justice
  • Maryland Trial Lawyers Association
  • Board of Directors – Jobs, Housing, and Recovery, Inc.
  • Board of Directors – UMES – School of Arts and Professions
  • Executive Director – Tim Kennard River Run
  • President, Board of Directors – School of Arts and Professions, UMES

Honors

  • Rated by Maryland Super Lawyers
  • Maryland State Bar Association Pro Bono Award
  • Division I: Collegiate Wrestler