Jamar R. Brown ’11
Assistant State’s Attorney, Office of the State’s Attorney for Baltimore City
Jamar R. Brown currently serves as an Assistant State’s Attorney for the Office of the State’s Attorney for Baltimore City. Jamar represents the state of Maryland in the prosecution of a wide array of criminal cases, including violent crimes, firearm and controlled dangerous substance violations, and offenses involving defendants designated by law enforcement as violent repeat offenders. Prior to joining the prosecutor's office, Jamar clerked for the Honorable Marcella A. Holland, former circuit administrative judge for the Eighth Circuit Court for Baltimore City.
A graduate of the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law, Jamar competed throughout the country as a member of the law school's National Trial Team. Upon graduation, Jamar was inducted into the Order of the Barristers, a national recognition for excellence in trial advocacy. Today, Jamar serves as a coach for the National Trial Team.
In addition to serving on the Alumni Board, Jamar is a member of the board of directors for the Clarence H. "Du" Burns Memorial Fund, Inc., and is an active member of the Leadership Council for the Open Society Institute-Baltimore. He is a member of the Maryland State Bar Association, the Bar Association of Baltimore City, and the Monumental City Bar Association, where he serves as Co-Chair of the Legislative Affairs Committee.
Jamar is admitted to practice in Maryland.