Kathleen M. Kirchner, Esq. 

Aggressive Attorney-at-Law Representation


ARRESTED? You should call 410-280-1777 now!

If you have been charged, or feel you may be charged, with a crime the best way to protect yourself and your rights is to contact an attorney immediately.


 - Do NOT discuss your case with anyone without an attorney present -


Above all else, it is necessary to hire the RIGHT defense attorney. No matter how desperate a person’s situation might seem there are always legal options available. But to take advantage of these options it is necessary to hire a criminal defense attorney at the outset.


The Law Offices of Kathleen M. Kirchner engages much of its practice in the field of criminal defense, representing clients in both state and federal courts in and around Anne Arundel County, MD.


Our firm has a reputation for excellence in this field - Kathleen is highly respected for her courtroom skills and extensive jury trial experience.


Being involved in a criminal case can be a life-altering experience, with the potential for lengthy incarceration, heavy fines, and other court penalties. Your life can be seriously disrupted, placing you and your family under enormous stress, worry, and hardship. Beyond this, if convicted, you will face the future with a permanent criminal record, which can hamper educational and career opportunities.


Facing all this, you should seek the most effective legal help you can find so that you have the best chance for a favorable outcome. Kathleen is the criminal defense attorney that can provide diligent and dedicated legal service, protecting your rights, ensuring that you are treated fairly, and taking every legal measure to help even the playing field throughout the entire criminal process.

Practice Areas


Aggravated Assault 
-Armed Robbery -Arraignment Arson -Assault -Assault and Battery -Arson -Bail Hearings -Burglary -Clerk Magistrate Hearings -College Campus Crimes -Criminal Appeals -Criminal Conspiracy -Criminal Investigation -Disorderly Conduct -Domestic Assault And Battery -Domestic Violence -Drug Crimes -Drunk Driving/OUI/DWI -Embezzlement -Expunction/Non-Disclosure -Sealing -Federal Crimes -Felonies/Violent Crimes -Gun Charges/Weapons -Hate Crimes -Home Invasion -Illegal Weapons Possession -Juvenile Crimes -Kidnapping -Larceny -Motor Vehicle Crimes -Murder/Manslaughter -Outstanding Warrants -Probation Violations -Rape -Restraining Order Violations -Revoked and Suspended Driver's Licenses -Robbery -Search and Seizure -Sexual Assault / Sex Crimes 
-Shoplifting -Stalking -Theft -Theft Crimes -Traffic Violations -Vandalism -Vehicular Manslaughter