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the law offices of
Christopher D. Buck

2023 Super Lawyer

Licensed in DC, MD, NY, VA

Specializing in Maritime, Real Estate and General Business Law


Chris Buck is a long recognized top-rated attorney located in historic Annapolis, Maryland representing clients in Maryland, Virginia, Washington D.C. and New York. He concentrates his practice in maritime, commercial and residential real estate, general business and the restaurant and service industries.  With 30 years of experience, Christopher Buck is well seasoned within his practice areas, relatable and results-driven. 


Christopher’s education concentrated in political science, international relations and history. After graduating from SUNY Binghamton, he went on to study and graduate from the University of Baltimore School of Law in 1992.  He was admitted to practice later that year and immediately began pursuing his career in law as a litigation and real estate attorney in Annapolis. 


Over the last three decades, Chris has received numerous accolades including recognition as being a “Super Lawyer” designee, rated in the top 5% of attorneys in Maryland, as recently as this past year. Chris is a member of the bar associations of Anne Arundel County, Maryland, Virginia and Washington DC as well as a member of the United States Maritime Lawyers Association. He has been a longtime Board Member and supporter of CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates for Abused and Neglected Children) in Anne Arundel County and received the Longevity Award for his over ten years as President and a member of the Board.


“I’m dedicated and committed to delivering the highest level of legal services and professionalism while recognizing the humanity of those with whom I interact, both professionally and personally. I meet each day knowing I have more to learn and much more to contribute.”
- Christopher D. Buck


Practice Areas



General Business

Disputes involving marine trade, sailors, navigation, or land-based activity that is maritime in nature.

The formation, dissolution, and all other legal aspects of the administration of corporations. 

Real Estate

Residential and commercial transactions involving land or construction ownership, development, litigation, tenant rights, or landlord disputes.

Restaurant & Service

Provide counsel to owners, operators, developers, brands, service providers, lenders, and investors on restaurant and service industry-related issues.





The Law Offices of Christopher D. Buck
23 West Street
Annapolis, Maryland 21401
{office}  443.924.6614

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