Indira K. Sharma

Indira K. Sharma
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Credentials & Accolades
Bar Admissions
  • District of Columbia
  • Maryland


  • J.D., University of Maryland School of Law, 2006
    • Articles Editor, University of Maryland Law Journal of Race, Religion, Gender & Class
    • Vice President, Moot Court Board
    • President, Business Law Society
    • Member, Phi Delta Phi-International Legal Honors Fraternity
    • Maryland State Diversity Scholarship Recipient
    • Recipient, William P. Cunningham Award for exceptional achievement and service to the School of Law, May 2006
    • Recipient, the Joseph Bernstein Prize for submitting the most significant piece of legal writing for publication in the University of Maryland Law Journal of Race, Religion, Gender and Class, May 2006
  • B.S., University of Maryland, College Park, 2003
    • Maryland State Hope Scholarship Recipient
    • Smith School of Business Dean's List

Honors & Awards 

  • Recipient of The Daily Record's Leadership in Law Award, 2023
  • Named to The Best Lawyers in America list, Commercial Litigation, 2023
  • Named one of Maryland's Top 100 Women by The Daily Record, 2017 and 2021
  • Recipient of The Daily Record's Generation J.D. Leadership in Law Award, 2019
  • Community Voice of Change Award, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration, from the Interfaith Coalition of Baltimore County, 2018
  • Outstanding 50 Asian Americans in Business Award from the Asian American Business Development Center, 2017
  • Best Committee Award as Education Co-Chair, Maryland State Bar Association Young Lawyers Section, 2017
  • Distinguished Alumni Award, MSBA Leadership Academy, 2017
  • Named a Very Important Professional (VIP) Successful by 40 by The Daily Record, 2016
  • Selected a Rising Star in Business Litigation by Maryland Super Lawyers, 2013 to present
  • Named to the Lawyers of Color’s Hot List, 2014
  • Most Valuable Player (MVP) Award, Maryland State Bar Association Young Lawyers Section, 2014
  • Elected a Fellow of the Maryland Bar Foundation, 2013
  • Named one of Maryland’s "Leading Women” by The Daily Record, 2011