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Learn About Our Seasoned Personal Injury Lawyers


Our seasoned team of paralegals, medical review experts, law clerks, and other administrative staff ensures that all cases are handled thoroughly and professionally from start to finish. Our support staff includes eight dedicated individuals, some with over thirty years of experience with Rochlin, Settleman & Dobres. All phone calls are taken expeditiously, and an attorney is always available to speak with a client at any time during the workday.


Sheldon Dobres, Senior Partner

Sheldon Dobres represents Plaintiffs in personal injury, auto accidents, worker's compensation, medical malpractice, and product liability cases. In practice for over 50 years, Mr. Dobres consistently receives excellent results for his clients.

Mr. Dobres is a 1963 graduate of the University of Maryland School of Law. He is an active member of the Maryland State Bar Association and The Maryland Association for Justice.


University of Maryland School of Law, JD 1968

University of Maryland, College Park, B.A. 1962


Personal Injury

Workers Compensation

Product Liability

Slip and Fall cases

Civil Litigation

Medical Malpractice

Lead Paint


Leslie Dobres, Partner

Leslie Dobres has been practicing law for nearly 20 years. As an Assistant States Attorney from 1995-2000, Ms. Dobres prosecuted criminal cases including DUI, drug cases, theft, and homicide cases. Ms. Dobres is a graduate of the National District Attorneys Association National Advocacy Center where she received a degree in technical trial advocacy. She brings this vast trial experience to Rochlin, Settleman and Dobres. Ms. Dobres was listed in the Baltimore City Paper as a top attorney.

Since 2000, Ms. Dobres has been defending individuals charged with an array of crimes. Prior to her employment as an Assistant States Attorney, Ms. Dobres was employed as the law clerk to the Honorable J. Norris Byrnes on the Circuit Court for Baltimore County and she held a legal internship with the Court of Special Appeals, The Honorable Paul E. Alpert.

Ms. Dobres is an active member of the Maryland State Bar Association and the Association of Justice. She is admitted to practice in the State and Federal Courts.


The University of Baltimore School of Law, 1994

Associate Editor of the Intellectual Property Law Journal

Intern for the Maryland Court of Special Appeals

The George Washington University

Member Phi Beta Kappa, National Honor Society

Graduated Magna Cum Laude





Personal Injury

Maternity in Baltimore

Matthew Cascio, Associate

Mr. Cascio concentrates his practice on Personal Injury cases with an emphasis on auto-accidents. In addition to handling injury claims, Mr. Cascio has 15 years of experience in the automotive repair industry and can help navigate the property damage portion of an auto-accident claim including the calculation and negotiation of diminished value when applicable.

Mr. Cascio can also help with business entity creation and compliance in certain fields. Mr. Cascio is a licensed pyrotechnician and has over 15 years of experience in the fireworks industry. He can help with wholesale and retail fireworks licensing and compliance at both the state and federal level. He is also available to help with licensing and compliance for cottage food and gaming/amusement businesses.

Mr. Cascio is an active member of the Maryland State Bar Association and the Maryland Association of Justice.


University of Baltimore School of Law, JD 2014

Certificate of Concentration in Business Law

MSBA Business Law Fellow

Catholic University of America, B.A. 2011


Personal Injury



Business Licensing/Compliance

Rochlin, Settleman & Dobres, P.A. is always on your side.

Call (410) 539-3070 today to schedule your FREE consultation. We can meet with you in your home or the hospital if needed.

You can also visit our office at
1829 Reisterstown Rd.
Suite 250
Pikesville MD 21208

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