In the News

Recent News

Every now and then our cases are highlighted in the local news.  Here we provide a brief recap with links to the news articles.

Joseph Donahue has been in the news lately due to his outstanding work suing the Housing Authority of the City of Annapolis and getting good money awards for some of the residents in public housing in Annapolis.

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Renters Need Safe and Fair Housing

In January of 2022, Joseph Donahue of The Donahue Law Firm in Annapolis, Maryland filed a Complaint charging Arbor Realty Trust, Inc. with breaking the rules of the Fair Housing Act. Arbor Realty and its subsidiaries own a multifamily residential property in Langley...

Eastport Water Access Dispute

Annapolis has made an agreement with the Blue Heron Condo Association for the public to walk to but not enter the water at Wells Cove in Annapolis. Two residents, represented by Joseph Donahue filed a lawsuit hoping to force the Condo Association to allow water...

Group Sues Company Over Housing Neglect

“This case is very simple,” Donahue said in a statement. “Arbor Realty Trust is one of the largest multifamily housing landlords in the United States. However, in becoming a landlord on that scale, it has created a conflict of interest for itself. It has duties to its...