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Anthony L. Brennan Sr., longtime Baltimore lawyer, dies

Anthony L. Brennan Sr., longtime Baltimore lawyer, dies

Anthony Ladd Brennan Sr., a Baltimore attorney who had a reputation for helping those in need — and for accepting creative payments from clients without money — died Oct. 24 from complications of a stroke at Gilchrist Center in Towson. The resident of Armagh Village was 80.

“I knew Tony from the Baltimore Equitable Society — where we both were members of the board — and as a [University of Maryland, Baltimore County] parent,” said Dr. Freeman A. Hrabowski III, president of the university since 1992.

“He was a good thinker, knew how to ask great questions and could tell great stories,” said Dr. Hrabowski. “He brought a spirit of hope when it came to solving problems. He...

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