Steven W Rakow, Esquire
Law Office of Steven W. Rakow, LLC
Steve will provide effective and aggressive representation. 


Make sure you get the representation you deserve.

Steve Rakow takes care of all of his clients and ensures that their legal needs are met. He fought for his country and now he'll fight for you.

A 1987 graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Steve served for 20 years as a Marine Officer (5 active/15 reserve), which included combat operations in Kuwait during Desert Storm.

In 1996, Steve graduated from the Salmon P. Chase College of Law at Northern Kentucky University and began his legal career. During the past 21 years, he's tried hundreds of cases, including dozens of jury trials. Steve also argued cases in both the Ohio Supreme Court, Ohio's First District Court of Appeals, the Maryland Court of Appeals, and the Maryland Court of Special Appeals.

​Whether you were charged with a minor traffic offense or a felony, have a construction law matter, civil litigation case, or simply a contract review, Steve's experience can help you solve your legal issue.


Steve has a well-deserved reputation of excellence in providing smart, sensible, and affordable legal solutions.


Experience you can Trust

Over 21 years of experience in criminal, DUI, traffic, construction, contracts, appellate, litigation, and general practice.

Licensed in Maryland and Ohio*. 

*currently inactive in Ohio


Steve's at the forefront of ever-changing laws and is fully committed to exceeding client expectations.