Office of the General Counsel

The Office of the General Counsel advises and assists the Archdiocese and its parishes and schools on civil legal issues. In order to protect and to further the Archdiocese’s interests, and to ensure compliance with applicable laws, the OGC helps administer the policies provided in this section. Any questions regarding these policies or any other legal issue should be directed to the OGC at [email protected] or 301-853-4495.

Archdiocesan parishes and schools can access the Contract Review Policies and Procedures, forms and additional General Counsel resources on the Parish-Only portal.

Office of the General Counsel Staff:

Kim Viti Fiorentino, Esq.

Chancellor

General Counsel

[email protected]

 

Christopher Anzidei Esq.

Deputy General Counsel

[email protected]

Mary Rhodes, Esq.

Christopher deBettencourt, Esq.

Claire Panak

Legal Administrative Assistant

[email protected]

301-853-4495