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“It is indeed a pleasure to deal with Dan Law, as always. He is responsive, creative, informative and a gentleman.”

H. Sacks

Designer Dan Law

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A clean and tidy pool, patio, and lawn


Dan Law, CPHClick for Intro video
Landscape Designer

For more than 30 years, Dan has continuously honed his practice of successful landscaping.  His pragmatic approach to landscape design and installation has resulted in long-lived gardens and life-long clients.

Dan uses straight-forward design principals in his designs with both the architecture of the house and the shared landscape as his catalyst. Insistent on specifying proven methods and materials within his designs, Dan avoids the pitfalls of unproven performance in both plantings and construction.

Dan works primarily with an exclusive established client base and their referrals.

Dan’s awards, certifications, lecture events and print appearances include:
• Grand Award: Landscape Contractors Assoc. of MD, DC & VA, 1998, 2001, 2002, 2005
• Grand Award: Assoc. of Landscape Contractors of America, 1990, 2001, 2002, 2004
• Distinction Award:  Landscape Contractors Assoc. of MD, DC & VA, 1992, 2002, 2004
• Honorable Mention:  Landscape Contractors Assoc. of MD, DC & VA, 1991
• Merit Award: Assoc. Landscape Contractors of America, 1992, 2001, 2002, 2004
• Merit Award: Professional Landcare Network, 2005+
• Certified Licensed Tree Expert in the state of Maryland
• Testified as an expert of landscaping in the judicial systems of Maryland and DC
• Guest lectures at the University of Maryland, the Smithsonian Resident Associates Program, Brookside Gardens, Professional Grounds Maintenance Society, the Maryland Nursery and Landscape Association and garden clubs and civic associations
• Numerous projects have been featured in Southern Living, Home and Design, and Potomac magazines and other local publications.

His clients have said:

“Dan Law was great to work with - he provided innovative solutions and excellent guidance during our project. The final result exceeded our expectations and we look forward to working with Dan in the future.” - T. Pallas

Dan has been a creative, thoughtful and articulate adviser on landscaping ideas - both big and small - and has been a terrific help in so many ways.” - A. Lamb

Dan Law has not only designed a fantastic plan for us, but has worked around and often changing and frequently unknown schedule of other construction at our site. His patience has been greatly appreciated and his willingness to work around some problems not of his making has made our situation much more bearable.” - H. Miller