Joseph Tychostup is a creative trial attorney and litigator focusing on family law, civil litigation, and criminal defense. He applies his extensive Maryland courtroom experience to domestic cases, such as divorce and child custody, or criminal cases, including DUI, to ensure the best outcomes for his clients.
After law school, Joseph clerked for the Honorable Philip S. Jackson in the Circuit Court for Baltimore City. Joseph assisted at trial for serious felonies, including 1st-degree murder and complex narcotics and firearms cases. He was admitted to the S. District Court of Maryland and the Court of Appeals of Maryland.
Prior to founding Decker, Tychostup & Friedman, LLC, Joseph worked for a small, fast-paced litigation firm concentrating on domestic matters like divorce and child custody agreements.
Joseph’s tireless efforts for his clients and diverse legal background led to his being named Maryland Super Lawyer—Rising Star for 2018 and 2019.
Joseph is also a member of the:
- Maryland State Bar Association
- American Bar Association
- Baltimore County Bar Association
Joseph received his degree from The College at Brockport and JD from the University of Baltimore School of Law.