About Conlon, Frantz & Phelan, LLP

Conlon, Frantz & Phelan, founded in 1985, is a general practice law firm serving clients in Washington, D.C., Maryland, Virginia and throughout the United States. It is committed to the highest quality legal representation. The firm offers its clients the personal attention and efficiencies available only from a small law firm.

Our three partners, who average almost 27 years of experience in Washington law practice, specialize in the following areas: Administrative Law, Agriculture Law, Corporate and Commercial Law, Litigation, Lobbying and Legislative Matters, Real Estate, Trade Association and Non-Profit Law.

Members of Conlon, Frantz & Phelan, LLP

Michael J. Conlon, Esq.

Mr. Michael Conlon received his undergraduate degree from the University of Notre Dame and his J.D. from the Georgetown University Law Center. He concentrates on the legal aspects of trade associations, corporations, commercial law and lending, and real estate. He serves as general counsel to a number of trade associations, developers and corporations, He also acts as lender’s counsel to several banks.


David J. Frantz, Esq.

Mr. David Frantz received his undergraduate and J.D. degrees from Georgetown University. He specializes in civil litigation in state and federal courts, with an emphasis on major litigation and civil rights, and regularly represents farmers and ranchers in disputes with USDA. He is also general counsel to businesses and non-profit organizations and regularly acts as litigation counsel for other corporations and trade associations.


Brian P. Phelan, Esq.

Mr. Brian Phelan received his undergraduate and J.D. degrees from Georgetown University. He specializes in real estate financing for lenders and borrowers and practices in the land title area, conducting commercial and residential settlements and acts as an agent for the writing of title insurance. He also engages in estate planning and probate of decedents’ estates. He also has experience in civil litigation in state and federal courts, with emphasis on commercial and contract litigation.


Michael McAllister, of Counsel

Mr. Michael McAllister received his undergraduate degree from the University of Wisconsin and his JD from the University of Maryland School of Law. Mr. McAllister has served as Vice President, Legal Affairs, for Communications Satellite Corporation, COMSAT. He specializes in commercial transactions, intellectual property, and litigation.