Leslie (Les) Knapp


Les Knapp serves as the Legal and Policy Counsel for the Maryland Association of Counties, a non-profit and non-partisan organization that serves Maryland’s counties by articulating the needs of local government to the Maryland General Assembly. Knapp advises and guides the Association on legal, liability, and regulatory matters, affecting both the Association itself and its member counties. Legislative Affairs Areas: environment, governmental liability and courts, parks and recreation, planning and zoning, and public information and ethics. Liaison to affiliates including Attorneys, Planners, and Recreation and Parks.