Attorneys William S. Barton and M. Lynn Williams originally established Barton & Williams, P.A. in 1995. They now maintain separate practices and offices while providing counsel to one another in their respective areas of practice, working together when it best serves the clients’ interests. 

Office addresses below. 

William S. Barton, Esquire
301 739 3032
M. Lynn Williams, Esquire
301 739 3131


525 Northern Avenue 
Hagerstown, Maryland 21742 
Phone: 301 739 3032 
Fax: 301 739 5553


111 West Washington Street 
Hagerstown, MD 21740
Phone: 301-739-3131

William S. Barton

Practice Areas: Personal Injury, Workers’ Compensation, Business, & Employment Law

Admitted: 1974, Maryland; 1975, U.S. District Court,
District of Maryland
Law School: University of Maryland, J.D., 1974
College: Johns Hopkins University, B.A., 1971
Member: Washington County and Maryland State
Bar Associations
(Member, Litigation and Workers’ Compensation Sections)
Maryland Association for Justice.

Biography: Former Chairman of The Greater Hagerstown
Committee, Former President of the Exchange
Club of Hagerstown; Former Member of The Hagerstown
Community College Foundation (Board of Directors).
Former Member of Attorney Grievance Committee and
Washington County Judicial Selection Committee.

Mr. Barton has over 45 years of trial experience and has
tried jury and non-jury cases in the District Courts and
Circuit Courts throughout Maryland. He has argued
cases before the Supreme Court of Maryland and Appellate Court of  Maryland. Mr. Barton has been certified as a mediator
and has successfully mediated cases for the Circuit Court
for Washington County and the Circuit Court for Frederick

M. Lynn Williams

Practice Areas: Family Law, Divorce, Custody, Mediator, Parent Coordination, Guardianship 

Admitted: 1985, Maryland
Law School: Georgetown University Law Center, J.D., 1985
College: George Washington University, B.A., 1982
Member: Washington County Bar Association(Member, Board of Directors, Pro Bono Day and Scholarship committees) Maryland State Bar Association (Member: Alternate Dispute Resolution Section); Member of Frederick County Bar Association and Family  Law Section; Member of The Association of Family and Conciliation Courts and Maryland Chapter; Member of Women's Bar Association.
Biography: Member:  Peer Review Panel, Attorney Grievance Committee;

Cases: Brice vs. Brice, Grandparent Visitation. Reported Opinion


Personal Injury & Workers' Compensation

If you have been injured in a work-related accident or in an automobile, truck, or motorcycle accident, visit our Injury page and learn about your rights and how we can help.

Family Law

Family Law

Family Law includes issues involving separation, divorce, custody, and visitation. We can assist with all those issues and more. Visit our Family Law page.

General Legal Services

General Legal Services

Do you need assistance with starting a business, or the sale or purchase of a business? Are you buying or selling a home, or need help with a Guardianship, Will, or Estate Plan? Visit our General Services page. We can help.

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