Bobby Chen v. Mayor & City Council, No. 13-1375 (4th Cir. 2013)

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UNPUBLISHED UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE FOURTH CIRCUIT No. 13-1375 BOBBY CHEN, Plaintiff Appellant, v. MAYOR & CITY COUNCIL OF BALTIMORE; MICHAEL BRAVERMAN, Department of Housing and Community Development of Baltimore City; JEROME J. DORICH, JR., Department of Housing and Community Development of Baltimore City; WILLIAM BOLDEN, Department of Housing and Community Development of Baltimore City; P&J CONTRACTING COMPANY, INC., Defendants - Appellees. Appeal from the United States District Court for the District of Maryland, at Baltimore. George L. Russell, III, District Judge. (1:11-cv-03227-GLR) Submitted: November 4, 2013 Decided: November 12, 2013 Before WILKINSON, KING, and DUNCAN, Circuit Judges. Affirmed by unpublished per curiam opinion. Bobby Chen, Appellant Pro Se. Adam S. Levine, Steven John Potter, BALTIMORE CITY LAW DEPARTMENT, Baltimore, Maryland; Kristen Nichole Nesbitt, GOODELL DEVRIES LEECH & DANN, LLP, Baltimore, Maryland, for Appellees. Unpublished opinions are not binding precedent in this circuit. 2 PER CURIAM: Bobby Chen appeals the district court s order dismissing the complaint in this action for failure to effect service of process. reversible error. by the district We have reviewed the record and find no Accordingly, we affirm for the reasons stated court. Chen v. Mayor & City Council of Baltimore, No. 1:11-cv-03227-GLR (D. Md. Feb. 22, 2013). We deny to the proceed motion in forma for appointment pauperis, and of counsel, dispense with grant oral leave argument because the facts and legal contentions are adequately presented in the materials before this court and argument would not aid the decisional process. AFFIRMED 3