Welcome to Gabel Legal Services, a Green Law practice in Bowie, Maryland. We are committed to providing quality legal services that serve not only our clients but the planet as well. We demonstrate our commitment through representation of our clients, our dedication to the environment of our community, our leadership in environmental organizations and our practices every day. Contact us today and learn more about us and how we can serve you in the Bowie, MD area.
Mr. Gabel received his JD with a certificate in environmental and natural resources law from Penn State Dickinson School of Law. Working as a consultant, he provided advice to the United States Department of Agriculture and the Department of Justice on environmental matters.
Mr. Gabel's practice has been in the areas of environmental advising, business support, estate planning and representation of first-time and other home purchasers in real estate transactions and bankruptcy defense. Mr. Gabel serves as general counsel to various businesses. He has also represented general contractors in construction litigation.
John Gabel was raised on Long Island, New York. He received his B.S. in Biology from Indiana University in 1995. After graduating, he pursued a graduate degree in botany at the University of Connecticut. He took a job as a biologist with USDA Forest service in Stoneville, MS, studying the relationship between timber species and their pests. During this time he became interested in a legal career and after leaving this position for law school, graduated with his JD from Penn State, Dickinson School of Law in 2005.
Mr. Gabel has worked as an environmental consultant. He has worked for USDA in the areas of environmental compliance, regulatory compliance, and the National Environmental Policy Act. Mr. Gabel began a career as a solo practitioner in Bowie, MD to provide quality legal services to the general public.
As an attorney he has worked with and represented general contractors, small businesses, homeowners, artists, a professional ballet company and more in a wide range of areas from project finance to foreclosure defense, easement disputes, contract negotiations, estate planning and other needs.
Service-Focused Attorney - 2010 & 2012 Pro Bono Foreclosure Award Winner
Passionate Consumer Advocate
Individual Attorney Focus
Member - Civil Justice
10+ Years in Law