Jump to Navigation

Paul Reinstein

Paul Reinstein

Bowie, Maryland

Paul J. Reinstein is a partner at the Bowie law firm of Reinstein, Glackin, Patterson & Herriott, LLC ("RGPH") and heads the family law department.  He has been selected as the #3 Super Lawyer for the State of Maryland for 2013.  This list of the Best of the Best lawyers covers all practice areas.  Prior to the founding of RGPH Paul Reinstein was a partner at Sasscer, Clagett & Bucher, where he built a family law department of highly rated divorce lawyers that have held state-wide family law positions and have been selected as top lawyers in Maryland.  Mr. Reinstein is widely recognized by his clients and peers as one of the premier divorce lawyers in the Washington Metropolitan area.

Bowie divorce lawyer Paul Reinstein has been named by publications including Washingtonian Magazine, Washington D.C. Super Lawyers, and the Washington Post, as one of the top family law practitioners in the Washington Metropolitan Area. In February, 2009, Paul Reinstein was named one of the 88 top divorce lawyers in the entire Washington Metropolitan area.

Paul Reinstein is one of only 32 fellows in the Maryland Chapter of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML) www.aaml.org and the only one in the Southern Maryland Area. An “AV”-rated attorney, Mr. Reinstein is a member of the National Board of Governors of the AAML, and is the President-Elect of the Maryland Chapter of AAML.

Mr. Reinstein lectures frequently throughout the state on current issues in family law, as well as before the Administrative Office of the Court’s Judicial Institute. He is a past Chair of the Maryland State Bar Association Family and Juvenile Law Section.  Bowie family law lawyer Paul Reinstein teaches continuing legal education courses to attorneys for the Maryland State Bar Association and local bar associations throughout Maryland.

Bowie divorce lawyer, Paul Reinstein also serves as an arbitrator and mediator for the courts in multiple jurisdictions for family law, child custody and divorce cases.

Paul Reinstein, nationally recognized divorce lawyer was a founding partner in the law firm of Keiffer, Johnston & Reinstein.

Bowie divorce lawyer, Paul Reinstein is a graduate cum laude of Villanova University and the Columbus School of Law, Catholic University of America.

Bar Admissions

  • Maryland, 1980
  • U.S. District Court District of Maryland, 1982
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court Maryland, 1982


  • Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law, Washington, District of Columbia
    • J.D. - May, 1980
  • Villanova University, Villanova, Pennsylvania
    • B.A. cum laude - May, 1977

Published Works

  • Family Law Update, MICPEL, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009
  • Domestic Violence Training Manual, MICPEL, 2001
  • Family Law Update, MSBA, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014

Honors and Awards

  • Top 10 Maryland Super Lawyers, 2011, 2012, 2013
  • Top 50 Maryland Super Lawyers, 2009, 2010
  • Super Lawyer, 2006 - 2010
  • The Best Lawyers in America, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013
  • Fellow, American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers
  • "AV" Rated Attorney
  • Washingtonian Magazine Top Domestic Lawyers, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013
  • Washington Post Top Family Law Practitioners
  • Top 10 Washington Metropolitan Area Super Lawyers

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Maryland State Bar Association/Family and Juvenile Law Section , Member
  • Montgomery County Bar Association, Member
  • Maryland State Bar Association, Former Chair, Family and Juvenile Law Section
  • Prince Georges County Circuit Court, Arbitrator
  • Calvert County Circuit Court, Arbitrator & Mediator
  • Montgomery County Circuit Court, Arbitrator & Mediator
  • Charles County Circuit Court, Arbitrator & Mediator
  • Prince George’s County Bar Association , Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Richard A. Palumbo, P.A., Associate, 1980 - 1987
  • Keiffer, Johnston, Reinstein & Papirmeister, LLC, Partner, 1987 - 2003
  • Sasscer, Clagett & Bucher, Partner, 2004-2012

Contact Us

Bold labels are required.

Contact Information

The use of the Internet or this form for communication with the firm or any individual member of the firm does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Confidential or time-sensitive information should not be sent through this form.


Privacy Policy

Office Location

Reinstein, Glackin, Patterson & Herriott, LLC
17251 Melford Boulevard, Suite 108
Bowie, MD 20715

Phone: 301-850-7349
24 Hour Hotline: 240-893-7474 (240-893-RGPH)
Toll Free: 800-237-3137
Fax: 240-206-9207
Bowie Law Office Map

Reinstein, Glackin, Patterson & Herriott, LLC
11 North Washington Street, Suite 530
Rockville, MD 20850

Phone: 301-850-7349
Fax: 240-206-9207
Rockville Law Office Map

RGPH Reinstein, Glackin, Patterson & Herriott, LLC We Accept Discover Network American Express Visa MasterCard

The firm of Reinstein, Glackin, Patterson & Herriott, LLC, practices law in Bowie, Maryland. It works with clients in the cities of Bowie, Columbia, Annapolis, Crofton, Upper Marlboro, Odenton, Glenn Dale, La Plata, Dunkirk, Prince Frederick, Severna Park, Hyattsville, Clinton, Silver Spring and Forestville, and in these counties: Prince George's County, Howard County, Anne Arundel County, St. Mary's County, Charles County and Montgomery County.

Privacy Policy | Law Firm Marketing by FindLaw, a Thomson Reuters business.