Patricia Cleary Dukes received her JD cum laude from the University of Baltimore in 1998. As a general practitioner, Patty brings nearly twenty years of experience in all types of civil litigation and transactional practice, with particular interest in employment law, real estate issues and non-profit management. Patty earned her B.S. in Management Studies from the University of Maryland-University College.
Patty has been a guest lecturer on Tort law and served as an adjunct professor at the University of Baltimore School of Law, and most recently has taught Employment Law in the Legal Skills Program at Anne Arundel Community College. In addition, she has served as counsel to nonprofit and homeowner association boards, and most recently as Treasurer of the Shirley Grace Pregnancy Center in Berlin, MD.
Patty and her husband Buddy split their time between their homes in Frederick County and Ocean City.