Our Attorneys

Portner & Shure Law Firm Serving Maryland, Virginia & Washington D.C.

Jonathan N. Portner, Esquire
Managing Partner
Location:
Columbia, Maryland
Fax:
410-730-3605 (Md), 301-854-3350 (Md)
Mr. Portner has been an attorney licensed to practice in Maryland and Washington, D.C. since 1988. He represents clients in matters of personal injury, including motor vehicle accidents, medical malpractice, workers' compensation, drug and medical device injuries, and criminal defense. He has been... Read More
Kevin A. Ruby, Esquire-Associate
Associate
Location:
Columbia, Maryland
Fax:
410-730-3605 (Md), 301-854-3350 (Md)
Mr. Ruby received his undergraduate degree from Brown University in 1994. He graduated from Case Western Reserve University School of Law in 1997, after receiving the William H. Wallace Award for excellence in litigation skills and being selected as a national member of The Order of Barristers for... Read More
Retired - Managing Partner
Location:
Columbia, Maryland
Fax:
410-730-3605 (Md), 301-854-3350 (Md)
Mr. Shure has been an attorney licensed to practice in Maryland since 1991 and Virginia since 1995. He represents injured clients in matters of personal injury, including motor vehicle accidents, medical malpractice, and workers' compensation. Mr. Shure graduated graduated from the University of... Read More
Valerie F. Portner, Esquire
Location:
Columbia, Maryland
Fax:
410-730-3605 (Md), 301-854-3350 (Md)
Valerie Portner has been an attorney licensed to practice in Maryland and Washington, D.C. since 1989. She was selected into both The Top 100 National Trial Lawyers, as well as the Nation's Premier Top 10 Attorneys in Personal Injury. Currently Valerie provides valuable input on all of the Firm's... Read More
Associate
Location:
Columbia, Maryland
Ms. Teixeira received her undergraduate degree from University of Connecticut. She graduated from Quinnipiac University School of Law in 2007.   Following law school, Ms. Teixeira was admitted to the Connecticut State Bar and worked as an associate where she litigated cases in both the State and... Read More
Associate
Location:
Columbia, Maryland
Ms. Cross graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Baltimore School of Law in 2016 with a concentration in Litigation and Advocacy. While attending law school, she was inducted into the Royal Graham Shannonhouse III Honor Society and served as a Rule 16 Student Attorney for the Saul Ewing... Read More
Associate
Location:
Vienna, Virginia
Herson N. Merino is a bilingual Spanish speaking attorney who was born and raised in the Northern Virginia area. Being the son of El Salvadorean immigrants, Herson has witnessed firsthand the struggles non-native English speakers face trying to communicate their stories. Herson graduated with... Read More