When you seek our assistance, we view your needs through an experienced lawyer's eyes for all legal options, potential threats and comprehensive proactive strategies. ​

"This is the #1 attorney’s office in the State of Maryland."  

- Legal Administrator for Prestige Financial Services, Inc


"I've worked with these attorneys for over 5 years. Their service, professionalism and passion for what they do is unmatched by any other office I’ve worked with."     - Lindsey W.

​"I have worked closely with Andy for years.  No matter what he worked on, he balanced the mission and needs of our organization without ever compromising the quality of the work he gave us." 
- Former CEO, Residential Treatment Facility, Baltimore, Maryland

"Marshall's integrity and commitment throughout the process were amazing. The professionalism, expertise and trial presentation exceeded all my expectations. I wouldn't want to be in the courtroom with anyone else." - Kathryn

"I have used Horman Nichols personally and they have never let me down. Got me money for my accidents when I didn't think I would get anything back. Let me be the 1st to say I would recommend them to anyone that needs a good lawyer. Call them today and see for yourself."  - Tony G.

"I've worked with Andy for over 9 years.  He continues to handle cases for me with skill and knowledge at the administrative level, as well as the trial and appellate courts."  
- Senior Workers' Compensation Adjuster, National Insurance Company.  

We address each case with compassion, sincerity, and integrity


With nearly 70 years of combined experience in Maryland and Washington, D.C., you can rest assured that we have the skills and knowledge to represent your interests.

Why Choose Us

At Horman Nichols, you work directly with your attorney. You won’t be passed off to an assistant or paralegal like some larger firms do with their clients.

Your needs will come first. We understand that some legal situations can be scary. Our team will walk you through all of the legal proceedings step-by-step and ensure your comfort.

When you work with one of our lawyers, they will earnestly and intelligently get to know the issues and concerns you may be facing. 

Who We Are

Horman Nichols, LLC is an AV preeminent rated boutique firm located in historic downtown Frederick.  The Firm was established in 2016 with a strong foundation of legal experience and deep roots in Frederick, Maryland.

Marshall and Andy graduated from high school and college together and both returned to Maryland to attend law school.  While attending separate law schools, they both spent time working for the same law firm in Baltimore.   

Upon completing judicial clerkships, they both began developing their respective legal practice areas.  Marshall returned to his hometown of Frederick and clerked for the Honorable Julie S. Solt.  Upon completing his clerkship, he began working as an associate with Shoemaker, Horman & Clapp, where he quickly developed a reputation as a rising talent in the legal community.  Andy moved to Baltimore and began his career as a civil litigator, practicing across the entire state of Maryland and Washington, D.C. Andy has been repeatedly recognized by his peers for his legal ability and professionalism. 

Together, Marshall and Andy bring a wide range of legal experience to Horman Nichols, LLC.  Put that experience to work for you.