About Us/Practices

About Us

Macleay, Lynch & Lapidus, P.C. is one of the oldest insurance defense firms in the D.C. Metropolitan area. Founded in 1946, it is a well-respected firm known for successful and cost effective representation of self-insureds, insurance carriers and their insureds.

The firm’s attorneys have extensive in-court experience in all aspects of insurance and civil litigation matters. Macleay Lynch attorneys are noted throughout Maryland, Virginia and the District of Columbia as knowledgeable and successful litigators.

Macleay, Lynch & Lapidus, P.C. has maintained its reputation through both its successful outcomes obtained, and by working closely with its clients to meet their varying needs and objectives. The firm is well experienced, not only in trial work, but also has met success in arbitrations, declaratory judgment actions and other methods geared to minimize liability payouts and litigation expense. The firm teams with its clients to develop a variety of measures to minimize exposure and maintain a high quality of representation.

We invite you to contact us directly to discuss the many ways Macleay, Lynch & Lapidus, P.C. can be of service.


  • Civil Litigation
  • Commercial/Business Litigation
  • Construction Litigation
  • Consumer Protection Litigation
  • Insurance Coverage
  • Insurance Defense
  • Labor/Employment Litigation
  • Landlord-Tenant Practice
  • Motor Vehicle Torts
  • Real Estate Law
  • Personal Injury
  • Premises Liability
  • Professional/Medical Malpractice
  • Property Management
  • Torts