Meet the Candidates: State’s Attorney

The MSU Spokesman

State’s Attorney

originalFull Name : Marilyn Mosby , nee James

Place of Birth : Boston

Date of birth: January 22, 1980

Education : B.A. in political science, Tuskegee University; J.D., Boston College Law School

Most Recent Job: Lawyer for Liberty Mutual Insurance, specializing in insurance fraud throughout the State of Maryland

Family : Husband—Nick J. Mosby, 7th District Baltimore City Councilman; children – two daughters

Hobbies: Traveling, reading, spending time with family

Campaign Slogan : “Leadership you can trust”

Prominent Supporters : Kweisi Mfume, former member U. S. House of Representatives and president of the NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People); Kurt Schmoke, former Baltimore City mayor and current president of University of Baltimore; the Afro newspaper; UFCW (United Food And Commercial Workers); The AFL-CIO (The American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations); and AFSCME (The American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees)


russell-a-neverdon~s600x600Full Name : Russell Anthony Neverdon Sr.

Date of Birth : August 10, 1967

Place of birth :  Baltimore

Education :  B.S., sociology, Morgan State University; J.D., District of Columbia School of Law

Military : U.S. Army National Guard, Military Police Officer

Most Recent Job : Partner, The Law Office of Russell A. Neverdon Sr.; represented Michael Johnson in notorious kidnapping-murder case stemming from death of a high school honors student, Phylicia Barnes

Family :  Wife – Tiffany, nee Farrar; six children; three grandchildren

Campaign Slogan : “Our Fight for Baltimore is Never Done”

Prominent Supporters : Maryland State Courts Employees (AFSCME Local 3674); Doni Glover, radio personality and community activist; J. Wyndal Gordon, “The Warrior Lawyer”