Shawn Cavenee and Jake Weddle join Gordon & Simmons, LLC

Gordon & SimmonsRoger C. Simmons welcomed two new members to Gordon & Simmons in 2013.  Shawn P. Cavenee and Jacob I. Weddle both became members of the firm in 2013.

Shawn and Jake have both worked with Roger at Gordon & Simmons since graduating law school.  Shawn joined the firm as an attorney in 1998, while Jake began working for the firm as a law clerk in 2006, and joined the firm as an attorney in 2007.  Jake and Shawn are both natives of Frederick County, Maryland, and are happy to join Roger in serving the community where they were born and raised.

Roger has been practicing under the Gordon & Simmons banner since 1987.  2013 brought change to the firm, which has been serving clients from its base in Frederick for more than 25 years.  Two young lawyers, Chris deBettencourt and Charles (“Chaz”) E. Remus II joined the firm as attorneys.  Chris previously served as law clerk for the Judge Theresa Adams at the Circuit Court for Frederick County, Maryland.  Chaz began work at Gordon & Simmons as a law clerk in 2011, and joined the firm full-time after his graduation from the University of Maryland School of Law.  Chaz was sworn into the Maryland bar in December 2013.

Also in 2013, Susan G. Eisner re-joined Gordon & Simmons as Of Counsel.  Susan worked with Gordon & Simmons as an attorney from 1992 until 1996.  In 1998, Susan and her husband began an environmental consulting firm, where she served as general counsel, among other responsibilities.  She renewed her professional relationship with Gordon & Simmons in 2013.