Calvin H. Cobb III Photo

Calvin has been practicing in the estate planning, administration, and litigation fields for over 25 years. He is a member of the Trusts and Estates sections of the D.C., Maryland, and California bars, and is a former member of the Steering Committee of the Estates, Trusts, and Probate section of the D.C. Bar.


  • Georgetown University Law Center, 1984, J.D., Lead Articles Editor, The Tax Lawyer
  • Princeton University, 1980, A.B.

  • District of Columbia
  • Maryland
  • Virginia
  • California (inactive status)

  • Court of Appeals - District of Columbia
  • Court of Appeals - Maryland
  • U.S. District Court - Central District of California

  • Founding member, The Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School Foundation, Inc.
  • Chair, D.C. Court of Appeals Clients' Security Fund
  • Member, The Barristers and the Lawyers Club
  • Founding board member, The Friends of Westbrook School Foundation, Inc.

Awards & Recognition

  • Selected through peer review for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© for Trusts and Estates and Litigation - Trusts and Estates, 2008-2022
  • Received an AV Preeminent peer review rating from Martindale Hubbell
  • Selected to the Virginia Super Lawyers list for Estate Planning & Probate, 2007-2008, 2013-2015, 2017
  • Listed in Washington Post’s Baltimore and Washington DC’s Top Lawyers
  • Listed in Washingtonian Magazine’s Best Financial Advisors and Top Estate Attorneys
  • Listed in Who’s Who Legal