Cockey, Brennan & Maloney, P.C.
313 Lemmon Hill Lane
Salisbury, MD 21801-4238
Telephone: 410-546-1750
Fax: 410-546-1811
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Robin R. Cockey

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Partner
Location:
Salisbury, Maryland
Phone:
410-546-1750
Fax:
410-546-1811
Email:

Areas of Practice

  • Civil Litigation
  • Employment/Labor Law
  • Municipal Law
  • Zoning Law
  • Planning and Land Use
  • Government

Bar Admissions

  • Maryland, 1980
  • U.S. District Court District of Maryland, 1983
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 4th Circuit, 1999
  • U.S. Court of Appeals Federal Circuit, 2006

Education

  • The College of William and Mary, Marshall-Wythe School of Law, Williamsburg, Virginia
    • J.D. - 1980
    • Honors: Phi Beta Kappa; Order of Barristers
  • Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, PA
    • B.A.magna cum laude - 1977

Published Works

  • "The Family and Medical Leave Act at Work: Getting Employees to Value Families" (Co-Author), 4 Virginia Journal of Social Policy & the Law 225, 1996
  • "For Employers, the Paper Trail Starts with a Written Personnel Policy", 12 The Law Clerk 2, 1997
  • "Can't Buy Me Leave: Looking for Effective FMLA Remedies", Maryland Trial Lawyers Association Reporter, 2007

Representative Clients

  • City of Crisfield (1992-Present)
  • Somerset County Sanitary District Commission (2005)
  • Wor-Wic Community College (1984-2006)
  • Wicomico County Housing Authority (1994-Present)
  • The McCready Foundation (Hospital)
  • Eastern Shore Regional Library

Classes/Seminars

  • Employment Rights for Cancer Survivors, Wellness Community of Dermania, 2009 - Present
  • First Amendment Issues: Scope of an Employee's Right to Speak, MICPEL
  • Americans with Disabilities Act CADA for Employers and Tax Incentives, Salisbury University Center for Professional Development / Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce, 2001 - Present

Honors and Awards

  • Bouton Visiting Legal Scholar, Princeton University 1988, 1991
  • Maryland ACLU Pro Bono Attorney Award, 1999 - Present
  • The Daily Record Leadership in Law Award, 2004 - Present

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Wor-Wick Foundation, Member, Board of Trustees, 1986 - 1990
  • Wor-Wick Foundation, Chairman, 1987 - 1990
  • Salisbury City Council, Member, 1986 - 1994
  • Salisbury City Council, President, 1988 - 1994
  • Wicomico County Parks and Recreation Commission, Member, 1987 - 1988
  • Wicomico County Airport Commission, Member, 1989 - 1992
  • City of Salisbury Housing Task Force, Chairman, 1987
  • City of Salisbury Traffic Advisory Committee, Chairman, 1994 - Present
  • Wicomico County, Member
  • Wicomico County, Treasurer, 1985 - 1987
  • City of Salisbury Landlord Licensing Committee, Member, 2003 - Present
  • Maryland Employment Lawyers Association, Member/Vice President, 2009 - Present

Pro Bono Activities

  • Life Crisis Center

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Phi Beta Kappa

Cockey, Brennan & Maloney, P.C. is located in Salisbury, Maryland and serves clients throughout the Eastern Shore in Wicomico County, Dorchester County, Somerset County, Talbot County, and Worcester County, including Berlin, Cambridge, Centerville, Chestertown, Crisfield, Denton, Easton, Ocean City, Ocean Pines, Oxford, Pocomoke, Princess Anne, Snow Hill, and St. Michael's.