[photo, Wendy S. Epstein, Maryland Circuit Court Judge] WENDY SCHENKER EPSTEIN, Associate Judge, Baltimore County Circuit Court, 3rd Judicial Circuit, since August 31, 2021. Member, Domestic Law Committee, 2021-, Judicial Council.

Family and Juvenile Magistrate, Circuit Court, Baltimore County, 2014-21 (presided over family recovery support program). Member, Education Committee 2015-21 (chair, magistrate education subcommittee, 2019-21, member, 2015-21), Judicial Council.

Assistant Public Defender, Baltimore County, 1989-92. Member, Attorney Grievance Commission, Peer Review Panel (formerly Inquiry Panel), 1997-2014. Pre-Hearing Contempt Facilitator, Circuit Court, Baltimore County, 2008-13. Member, Board of Appeals, Baltimore County, 2011-14 (chair, 2014). Member, State Board of Law Examiners, Character Committee, Second Appellate Circuit, 2012-14.

Born in Baltimore, Maryland. Attended Pikesville High School, Pikesville, Maryland; Western Maryland College (now McDaniel College) B.A. (english), 1986; University of Baltimore School of Law, J.D., 1989. Admitted to Maryland Bar, 1989. Partner, Zerwitz and Zerwitz, 1992-2014. Member, Maryland Criminal Defense Attorneys’ Association, 1996-2014. Member, Baltimore County Bar Association, 1992- (past chair, bench/bar committee & criminal law committee); Baltimore Carroll County Chapter (past president), Women’s Bar Association of Maryland, 1997- ; Maryland State Bar Association, 2016-. Member, Simon E. Sobeloff Society, 2008-; Baltimore County Bar Foundation, 2011-.

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