Maryland law firm hit with legal malpractice and racial bias lawsuit

By Katryna Perera (March 3, 2022, 4:48 PM EST) — Maryland law firm DeCaro & Howell PC has been hit with a $10 million lawsuit from former clients alleging that the firm and its two partners Recklessly and negligently represented in a loan restructuring transaction due to their African American identity, resulting in the clients significant economic loss and loss of ownership of multiple properties.

DeCaro & Howell and its two partners, Marla Howell and Thomas DeCaro, were the subject of two lawsuits in federal court in Maryland. The first was filed Tuesday by Macro Concept LLC and Grace Solutions LLC. The directors of Macro and Grace — Gbamgbade Daramola, his wife Abimbola…

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