Steven H. Oram

Born in Utica, New York, Steve moved to the Washington Metropolitan area over 45
years ago. He attained his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from The
American University. Steve received his Juris Doctor from The University of Baltimore where he served as an Editor on The University of Baltimore Law Review. Steve is a member of both the Maryland Bar and the District of Columbia Bar, and is admitted to practice law before the U.S. Courts of Appeals and the United States Supreme Court. Before establishing Steven H. Oram, Chartered, Steve spent eight years with a prominent Montgomery County law firm, of which he became a partner in 1979.

Throughout his career, Steve has been an active member of the Washington
Metropolitan community. Early in his career, Steve was appointed by Maryland
Governor Harry Hughes, as a Member of the Maryland Industrial Development Finance
Corporation, and has continued his interest in finance by serving as a founding Director
of two regional financial institutions. Steve is also honored to have been a featured
speaker for Continued Legal Education seminars for both CPAs and Attorneys. Widely
recognized for his expertise in Employee Benefits and Retirement Planning, Steve has
served as National Tax and Real Estate Counsel to two AFL-CIO International Unions
for over 25 years.

Dedicated to the community and his clients, Steve not only serves on the board of
several Private Charitable Foundations but also acts as Trustee for many of the firm's
clients. Steve is especially proud to have represented many Washington Metropolitan
area families for multiple generations. Steve is a member of the Washington Hospital
Center Foundation Board of Director. In 2015, Steve was awarded the Prestigious
Chairman Award by the Charles E. Smith Life Communities in recognition of his deep
personal commitment to philanthrophy and caring for those who are vulnerable.

Steve and his wife, Terri, live in Potomac, Maryland, and have two children and four
grandchildren.

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