Expert Legal Guidance, Every Step of the Way

Specializing in Criminal Defense, DWI/DUI, Family Law, and Personal Injury, we offer compassionate, personalized support tailored to your unique situation. With years of experience and a proven track record, our dedicated team fights tirelessly to protect your rights and achieve the best possible outcomes. Contact us today to see how we can help you.

Our Philosophy

Whether you are in search of legal services in the areas of personal injury, family law, criminal defense, or trusts and estates, we will provide you with exceptional, professional representation with a personal touch to help you navigate the legal waters.

We are a criminal and civil practice firm assisting clients with personal injury and medical malpractice, family law, criminal defense, and trusts and estates. We recognize that recovering from a wrongfull injury, going through a divorce, fighting for custody of your child, being charged with a crime, determining how to structure a will, or facing a civil dispute can be a difficult experience. Our lawyers have extensive knowledge in each of these areas and want to help you achieve the best possible results.

We recognize that you are an individual with your unique needs, concerns, and objectives. That is why from the moment you retain us, we commit to being by your side, listening to your input, answering your questions thoroughly, and advocating for you.

Practice Areas

Family Law

  • Divorce/Separation
  • Alimony
  • Property Settlements
  • Child Custody, Visitation, and Access
  • Post/Pre-nuptial Agreements
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Criminal Defense

  • Serious Felony
  • Misdemeanor
  • Traffic Offenses
  • MVA Hearings
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Personal Injury

  • Auto Accident Injury
  • Work Injury
  • Medical Malpractice Injury
  • Disability
  • Slip and Fall Injury
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Metzner & Houpt - Attorneys at Law
20 W. Washington St, Suite 400
Hagerstown, MD 21740





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