(Towson, MD) Business attorney William A. McComas has joined Bowie & Jensen LLC, where he will serve as a partner at the Towson law firm and a member of the firm’s growing transactional law department.
“Bill will be a tremendous addition to the leadership of our firm,” said Matthew Hjortsberg, managing partner of Bowie & Jensen. “He shares our vision for the type of relationship and innovative legal service that is needed from clients in this era of business.”
McComas brings to the firm a wealth of experience representing clients ranging from entrepreneurs to Fortune 500 companies and venture capitalists in commercial transactional matters. He also brings tremendous value through his executive business and technology management experiences. Prior to becoming a lawyer, McComas was a software engineer and worked for one of North America’s largest book manufacturers, as well as one of the largest global ocean carriers.
In 2012, the legal industry guide Best Lawyers in America named McComas the Baltimore “Lawyer of the Year” in the area of Information Technology Law. He was also awarded the “Reader’s Choice Award” by Baltimore SmartCEO Magazine. He is a frequent legal columnist for local publications.
“Joining Bowie & Jensen is an outstanding opportunity for both me and my clients, as the firm’s infrastructure provides the ability to deliver tailored, personable and holistic representation to business clients,” said McComas. “The business landscape is constantly evolving, and Bowie & Jensen has established itself as a leader in innovatively accommodating the demands of businesses in a way that really suits the type of clientele I take pride in representing.”
Prior to joining Bowie & Jensen as a partner, he worked at Shapiro Sher Guinot & Sandler and at Venable. McComas said he chose to join Bowie & Jensen for the opportunity to focus on very specific needs of commercial clients, particularly small and mid-sized businesses. The continued expansion of the technology industry has spawned an emergence of very specialized and often untraditional new businesses with unique needs, for which McComas has developed a reputation for working with in his practice.
Bowie & Jensen is a leader in the business law community, having developed a reputation as a boutique firm distinguished for providing very personable services to companies both large and small. Attorneys at the firm are uniquely positioned across a variety of business specific practice areas, in a way that the firm can offer well-versed representation to business clients with varying specific needs.