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Jeffrey E. Badger

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Practice Areas:

  • Adoption
  • Real Estate Law
  • Business and Commercial Law
  • General Civil Practice

Biography

Jeffrey E. Badger is the managing partner of Long Badger & Sheller LLP. A graduate of Boston College and Washington and Lee University Law School, his practice concentrations include commercial real estate and business transactions, adoptions, and general civil practice. As the only member of the exclusive Academy of Adoption and Assisted Reproduction Attorneys on Maryland's Eastern Shore, he has participated in approximately 800 adoptions during his career representing adoptive parents, birth parents, adopted children, and adoption agencies. He served from 1995 to 2011 as Chairman of the Board of Salisbury Christian School and has been an Elder at Providence Presbyterian Church since 2001. In 2013, he was nominated and appointed to the Wicomico County Ethics Commission where he served as Chairman from 2013 to 2018. Married since 1981, he and his wife Kathryn have two sons Zach and Rory.

Education

  • Washington and Lee University School of Law, Lexington, Virginia
    • J.D. - 1980
  • Boston College, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts
    • A.B. - 1977
    • Honors: magna cum laude

Bar Admission

  • Maryland, 1980
  • U.S. District Court District of Maryland, 1982

Professional Associations

  • American Academy of Adoption Attorneys
  • Wicomico County Bar Association, Past President - 1994
  • Maryland State Bar Association

Current Employment Position

  • Managing Partner