Testimonials

Dear Dave:

"Thanks for all your hard work on my behalf. I was fortunate to have someone as skillful as you arguing my case.  I admire your tenacity and it was great to see you in action in the courtroom."   -- A Client, January 2015.


Dear Mr. Martella:

 "I would like to thank you again for all your help during our darkest hours.  We came to you for a legal matter, but we got more than that.  Our son received valuable advice that I hope will guide him for the rest of his life."  -- Father of client, 2015.



"I have watched Mr. Helfand in trial and in negotiations. He is remarkable. Mr. Helfand is extremely knowledgeable in the law, and even more knowledgeable in the ways to deal with people. He is truly a star in the Maryland legal community. Any person choosing Barry Helfand as his or her lawyer is making a great choice."

- Afshin Pishevar, Criminal Defense Attorney in Rockville, MD


"I strongly endorse this lawyer. I have known Mr. Helfand for many years. We have worked together on cases and represented conflicting parties. I have watched Mr. Helfand in trial and in negotiations. He is remarkable. Mr. Helfand is extremely knowledgeable in the law, and even more knowledgeable in the ways to deal with people. He is truly a star in the Maryland legal community. Any person choosing Barry Helfand as his or her lawyer is making a great choice."

- David Felsen, Criminal Defense Attorney in Rockville, MD


"It’s one of the biggest cases that’s been tried in Montgomery County in a long time,” said Steve VanGrack, a Rockville lawyer considering a Democratic bid for state’s attorney. “This is a local [politician] with high-profile attorneys being prosecuted by a state’s attorney being evaluated very carefully"

- Washington Post


"The three finest lawyers at the time,” “You would have found these three on any short list of the best defense lawyers."

- Washington Post


"Such creative courtroom techniques” “a reputation as one of the most effective defense lawyers in Montgomery County, if not the most flamboyant in the Washington area."

- The Washington Times