Miller, Miller & Canby, Chartered
Donna McBride has been a member of Miller, Miller & Canby’s Litigation Group since 2004. A seasoned trial attorney, she has successfully litigated hundreds of cases. With a diverse litigation practice, she has assisted both businesses and individuals involved in disputes arising out of contracts, insurance, employment and estate and trust matters. She is a native and lifelong resident of Montgomery County. Both before and after joining MM&C, she played leading roles in several multi-million dollar disputes, trying many of those cases to verdict. In early 2019, Donna was invited to be a fellow in the American College of Trial Lawyers. Fellowship in the “College” is by invitation only to those experienced trial lawyers who have mastered the art of advocacy and whose professional careers have been marked by the highest standards. Membership cannot exceed one percent of the total lawyer population of any state or province. In addition to her background as a trial lawyer, Donna is very active in the legal community. In 2013, she was appointed by the Court of Appeals (the highest Court in Maryland) to serve as one of 24 members on the Standing Committee of Rules of Practice and Procedure. She is currently serving her second 5-year term. In addition, she is a member of the Trial Court’s Judicial Nominating Commission, a position to which she was appointed to her second term by Governor Hogan in 2019. She is also a member of, and former co-chair of, the Maryland State Bar Association’s Judicial Selections Committee. Donna continues to be active in the Montgomery County Bar Association where she previously served several terms on the Executive Committee. In 2017, she was elected Treasurer for the 2018-2019 term. She now serves as Treasurer of the Montgomery County Bar Foundation. She is a member (and sits on the Board) of the Montgomery County Inn of Court and was recently nominated to serve as President for the 2021-2022 term. In addition, Donna regularly volunteers her time as a mediator for the District Court and is a frequent speaker at bar association events.Donna is AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell. She has been named as a Super Lawyer for Maryland and in the District of Columbia each year since 2014.