Elliott Cowan, Member

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  • I am passionate about providing exceptional legal services and personal attention to our clients.

    Elliott was named to Best Lawyers 2020 for Corporate and Compliance Law.


410-576-4032 (fax)


Elliott has developed a broad-based Business Law practice, including complex commercial transactions; corporate, limited liability company and partnership law; the purchase and sale of businesses and commercial real estate; mergers and acquisitions; contracts; secured lending transactions; new business ventures; entity formation; business “divorces" and restructurings; owner agreements; employment, independent contractor and consulting agreements; noncompete agreements; licensing and protection of intellectual property; marital property settlement agreements; and representation of all sectors of the health care industry from the solo practitioner to hospitals and health systems.

Elliott uses his broad-based Business Law experience to serve as general counsel to a number of substantial business clients.

Prior to joining Gordon Feinblatt, Elliott served as an Attorney-Advisor for the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission in Washington, DC, in the Division of Market Regulation where he participated in the oversight of the rapidly evolving clearance and settlement system which serves the U.S. securities markets.


AV Preeminent rating in Martindale-Hubbell®

Named to The Best Lawyers in America® for Corporate Law and Corporate Compliance Law since 2013


Professional and Civic Involvement

Elliott's public service has included pro bono representation of, and service on the boards of directors of, charitable, civic and other tax-exempt organizations. He has served as chairman of the board of a nonprofit nursing home in Ellicott City, MD; as an officer and director of a nonprofit arts organization in Baltimore City, MD; and as president and a director of a nonprofit school in Columbia, MD.

Member, American Bar Association

Member, Maryland State Bar Association

Publications and Lectures


410-576-4032 (fax)


Health Care
Mergers & Acquisitions
Real Estate
Technology & Intellectual Property


J.D., University of Maryland School of Law, 1982
Diploma in European Integration, University of Amsterdam, 1983
B.A., Oberlin College, 1979

Bar Admissions

Maryland, 1983
District of Columbia, 1984