Bethesda, MD WW/Press/February 26, 2020 – Charles F. Fuller, Attorney with McChesney & Dale, P.C was selected for inclusion into the Top Attorneys of North America 2020-2021 edition by The Who’s Who Directories.
“I give honesty and make sure every client understands what is entailed.” – Charles F. Fuller
McChesney & Dale, P.C. represents clients in Maryland and the District of Columbia. The firm practices in legal matters including estate planning and probate, employee benefits, ERISA (Employee Retirement Income Security Act), business law and general civil litigation. Established in 1972, McChesney & Dale, P.C. takes pride in having decades of experience representing a number of businesses and individuals, providing a high level of high-quality service. They are there to help clients identify and implement solutions in their legal matter with a successful outcome.
Chuck has been practicing law in the Washington, DC Metropolitan area since 1985. He joined McChesney & Dale, P.C. in 1989. He concentrates in employee benefits litigation, estate planning, estate and trust administration and the review and preparation of Qualified Domestic Relations Orders. He also is engaged in general litigation matters including contracts, estate and employment-related cases. He is active in the firm’s practice as General Counsel for various Taft Hartley Pension, Health and Welfare and Apprentice Trust Funds. He has represented numerous clients presenting administrative appeals of long-term disability claims and filing civil actions in the local United States District Courts involving these claims. He also assists persons who have pension issues and prepares Qualified Domestic Relations Orders to protect clients’ interest in their pensions. He has represented clients before the Circuit Courts in Montgomery, Prince George’s, Howard, Baltimore City, Baltimore County and Anne Arundel County. He has handled appeals before the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia, the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals, the District of Columbia Court of Appeals and the Maryland Court of Special Appeals. He also regularly represents clients before the various Registers of Wills in Maryland and the District of Columbia. He is frequently called upon to act as a trustee or as counsel for an estate representing the personal representative or beneficiaries of an estate.
Chuck received his J.D. from Western New England College School of Law, Springfield, Massachusetts, 1985, B.S.(cum laude) with honors in Accounting from Mercy College, Dobbs Ferry, New York, 1980, Accounting major with Honors from Orange County Community College, Middletown, New York – 1978.
He is a member of the Bar of the State of Maryland and the District of Columbia, licensed to practice before the courts throughout both jurisdictions. He is also a member of the United States Courts of Appeals for the District of Columbia, the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals and the Third Circuit Court of Appeals, as well as the United States District Court for the District of Maryland and the District of Columbia. Chuck is also a member of the International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans, the Montgomery County Bar Association, and The Barristers. He has also received the coveted AV peer review rating by Martindale-Hubbell.
Chuck and his wife Nikki have two children. He is an avid baseball fan and tries to attend as many games as possible throughout the season.
The Top Attorneys of North America, a New York based publication, distinguishes and profiles leading attorneys who have reached a recognizable degree of success and leadership in their field. The directory is valued for promoting awareness of the accomplishments within the North American legal community.