Dennis J. Sysko

When there is an an issue with your government security clearance, there is no better place to turn for legal guidance than to Attorney Dennis J. Sysko. The Law Offices of Henault & Sysko, Chartered was founded in 1980. The firm practices in the areas of national security, real estate, business law, family law, estate law, and litigation for our Intelligence and Defense contracting clients. Both founding partners of Henault & Sysko, Chartered were previously career members of National Security Agency.  Dennis J. Sysko is a strong willed, experienced attorney, who draws heavily on his knowledge of National Security issues and the laws surrounding them, as well as his technical expertise to get clients through their National Security related legal issues.

Client Portrait

A majority Dennis J. Sysko’s clientele are either employees of the Federal Government or Federal Contractor employees who have been presented with some type of National Security Law issue that could potentially have serious career, legal, and financial ramifications. Although it may seem to the average person that they can approach and tackle their National Security Law issues themselves, the ramifications of an unfavorable determination can be catastrophic. It is best to seek an experienced professional like Dennis J. Sysko to explore the best approach to address the emerging issue.

Although Dennis J. Sysko’s primary clientele come from Maryland, D.C., Virginia and Pennsylvania, the National Security Law world extends worldwide. Therefore, clients of Attorney Dennis J. Sysko come from all over the world. Dennis J. Sysko, and Henault & Sysko, Chartered are conveniently located in Glen Burnie, MD, near all ten (10) Central Adjudication Facilities (CAFs) which are located in Ft. Meade, Maryland and the NSA CAF which is at the NSA Campus in Maryland. We encourage you to seek assistance no matter where your location may be.

Deep Roots in National Security

A career in National Security Law was no accident. Even before taking on clients in this discipline, Attorney Dennis J. Sysko graduated with an undergraduate degree in Electrical Engineering, then spent 25 years working for the National Security Agency. Few attorneys can make the claim of having the inside multidisciplinary experience that Dennis Sysko possesses. Not only is he proficient on the legal aspects of security clearance and related cases, he charges himself with extended education in all aspects of the National Security Law issues so that every client can receive the best representation possible.

Honors and Education

Before earning his Juris Doctor from the University of Baltimore in 1976, Attorney Dennis J. Sysko received an undergraduate degree in Electrical Engineering. After his education, Sysko earned membership in several Bar Associations including the Anne Arundel County Bar Association, Maryland State Bar Association, and the District of Columbia Bar Association. He has presented cases before several Federal courts. He also was an administrative judge for U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, and serves as a member of the adjunct faculty at the University of Baltimore School of Law.