Since 2003 the Office of the State’s Attorney has expanded to five prosecutors, including a Deputy State’s Attorney and three Assistant State’s Attorneys, all of whom are full-time and have extensive criminal law experience. A full-time Prosecution Assistant and a full-time Investigator assist with cases. Along with his administrative duties, Mr. Richardson maintains an active caseload in Circuit, District and Juvenile Courts.

Rebecca Finn

Rebecca S. Finn
is an Assistant State’s Attorney for Queen Anne’s County. She prosecutes felonies, misdemeanors, and serious traffic offenses, as well as prosecuting felony drug cases in Circuit Court. •Rebecca received her Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing Management from Virginia Tech in 2000. She graduated from the University of Baltimore-School of Law in 2003. •Prior to joining the State’s Attorney’s Office in 2011, Rebecca worked as an Assistant State’s Attorney in Baltimore City for 8 years, focusing mainly on felony drug prosecution, including long term investigations dismantling drug organizations and gangs.


Jennifer R. Doud joined the State’s Attorney’s Office as an Assistant State’s Attorney in December of 2007. She prosecutes felony, misdemeanor and serious traffic offenses in the District and Circuit Courts. •Prior to joining the State’s Attorney’s Office, Jennifer worked as an Associate Attorney for a litigation firm in Prince George’s County. She practiced in the areas of worker’s compensation and insurance defense. •Jennifer received her J.D. degree from Thomas M. Cooley Law School in 2006 and B.S. and B.A. degrees from Duquesne University in 2001. She was admitted to practice law in the State of Maryland in 2006, in the District of Columbia in 2007 and in the Commonwealth of Virginia in 2008.

Leigh DarrellLeigh Darrell is an Assistant State’s Attorney for Queen Anne’s County. She prosecutes felonies, misdemeanors, and serious traffic offenses at both the District and Circuit Court levels. Leigh also prosecutes juvenile offenses, and helps to facilitate Queen Anne’s County’s Teen Court program. •A graduate of Queen Anne’s County High School, Leigh received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Government from Sweet Briar College in 2006. She graduated cum laude from the University of Baltimore School of Law in 2009. While in law school, Leigh served as Editor-in-Chief of the University of Baltimore Journal of Environmental Law. •Prior to joining the State’s Attorney’s Office in 2011, Leigh worked as an associate for Kim DiGiovanni Aluisi, L.L.C. in Annapolis, Maryland. From 2009 to 2010, she served as Law Clerk to the Hon. Thomas G. Ross, Circuit Court Judge for Queen Anne’s County.

Christine DullaChristine M. Dulla is the Deputy State’s Attorney for Queen Anne’s County, Maryland. She prosecutes felony, misdemeanor, and serious traffic matters in the Circuit and District Courts for Queen Anne’s County. The focus of her felony practice is the prosecution of sexual child abuse and serious physical abuse cases. Christine serves as a member of the Queen Anne’s County Child Abuse Response and Evaluation (CARE) Team. •Prior to joining the State’s Attorney’s Office in 2007 as an Assistant State’s Attorney, Christine served as the judicial law clerk for the Honorable Michael L. Rankin of the Superior Court for the District of Columbia from 2006 until 2007. •Christine received her Juris Doctor, cum laude from the Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law in 2006. She earned her Bachelor of Arts in English and Theology, summa cum laude from Boston College in 2001.

Legal Assistants April Pyle, Marian Nave, and Heather Clark:

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Investigator Robert Penny:

Robert Penny