About Our Firm
Elkton Attorneys Ready to Advocate for You
The Law Office of Wanda “Cricket” Browne is located downtown in the heart of Elkton, Maryland directly next to
the Circuit Court House. We pride ourselves on not only being well-respected
attorneys, but also providing cost-effective legal representation focusing
on the best outcome for our clients. Our attorneys work together so if
an emergency arises, someone will be there for you.
Our attorneys are former Law Clerks for the Circuit Court for Cecil County
which offers our clients a unique insight and familiarity with the process
and procedure of the local court system. We are dedicated to providing
high-quality and efficient legal services in all aspects of our representation.
It is our belief that communication with our clients is vital. We make
ourselves available via telephone and face-to face and we also provide
our clients with copies of every document regarding their case. While
this may not be the "standard" for other firms, we believe that
it is important for our clients to have all information on the status
of their cases and the hard work we are doing for them.
We offer flexible payment plans and accept Visa and MasterCard to accommodate
your budget. For more information or to schedule an appointment, please
contact us. Our office hours are 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday - Friday
Meet Our Attorneys
Wanda "Cricket" Browne, Esq.
- Former Law Clerk for the Honorable Richard Eli Jackson, at the Circuit
Court for Cecil County, Maryland
- J.D. from Widener University School of Law (Member of the Moot Court Honor Society)
- B.S. in Nursing from University of Maryland School of Nursing
- B.S. in Biology from Towson State University
- Voted Cecil County's #1 Favorite Lawyer in 2016
- Member of Cecil County Bar Association
- Member of the Maryland Bar Association
- Member of Maryland Trial Lawyers Association
- Practice focus is Family Law, Criminal Law, Bankruptcy, Social Security
Disability, and Personal Injury.
David Beste, Esq.
- University of Delaware for his undergraduate degree
magna cum laude from the University of Baltimore School of Law
- Former intern at the Court of Special Appeals in Annapolis, Maryland
- Clerk for the Honorable V. Michael Whelan of the Cecil County Circuit Court
- Member of the Cecil County Bar Association
- Licensed to practice before the United States District Court for the District
of Maryland and all courts in the State of Maryland
- Practices primarily in the areas of consumer bankruptcy, family law, criminal
law, and general civil litigation
J. Thomas Murray, Esq.
- DeSales University, B.A.
Southern New England School of Law, J.D. (University of Massachusetts
- Summer Clerkship for Justice Elspeth Cypher, Massachusetts Appeals Court
- Recipient, Saint Thomas More Award
- Law Clerk for the Hon. O. Robert Lidums, Circuit Court for Cecil County
- Secretary, Cecil County Bar Association
Martha Waldron, Paralegal
- Graduated from the University of Delaware in 2002 with a BA in Criminal
Justice, Sociology, Art History, and Anthropology
- Graduated from Widener University School of Law, Legal Education Institute,
with a Paralegal Certificate in 2004
- Interned with the State of Delaware Attorney General's Office in the
Felony Criminal Unit as a paralegal
- Former member of the Delaware Paralegal Association
- Former committee member of the Delaware Paralegal Association National
- Assisted with the implementation of the Education Program for Self-Represented
Landlords and Tenants
- Delaware native