Car Accident and Personal Injury Lawyers Serving Maryland, Virginia and Washington D.C.
If you or a loved one has been injured in a car accident or suffered injury due to another type of negligence, hiring the right lawyer is a critical decision. Bob Katz has been a practicing personal injury attorney for more than 35 years. Our legal team has more than 100 years of combined legal experience and our practice has recovered more than $300 million dollars in verdicts and settlements for his clients. Our attorneys are recognized nationally by The National Trial Lawyers Top 100, The National Trial Lawyers Top 40 Under 40, the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and Maryland Superlawyers. Membership in some of these of these organizations is exclusively limited to 1% of all practicing lawyers.
At Bob Katz Law, many of our prior clients recognize us as a "five-star" law firm that goes out of our way to achieve satisfaction for our clients. View our five-star reviews and prior client testimonials.
Our attorneys all work on a contingency fee basis which means all of our attorneys fees are paid from the money we recover for you from the at-fault party.
Call us today for a free legal consultation. If you can't come to us, we will come to you.
What Kind of Injury Cases Do You Handle?
We handle many types of personal injury matters. We fight agressively for each and every client to achieve fair and just compensation for his or her injuries, regardless of the mechanism of injury. The lawyers at our firm are equipped with the experience and the resources to handle a variety of personal injury matters for those who have been harmed by negligence. We accept the following case types:
- Automobile Accidents
- Worker’s Compensation / Work-related Accident
- Slip and Fall
- Airplane Accident Litigation
- Truck Accidents
- Train Accidents
- Bus Accidents
- Tour Bus Accidents
- Drowning Accidents
- Boating Accidents
- Wrongful Death /Fatal Accidents
- Claims for Conscious Pain and Suffering
- Defective Products Litigation
- Traumatic Head and Brain Injury
- Dog Bites and Viscious Animal Attacks
- Birth Injury
- Pharmaceutical Claims
- Food Poisoning
- Elevator Accident
- Construction Accident and Associated Litigation
- Complex Litigation Matters
We Make House Calls
It’s hard to believe that any lawyers make house calls anymore, but this doesn't stop Bob Katz. Regardless of whether you've had a car accident in Maryland, or a slip and fall accident in Virginia, Bob Katz or one of his lawyers, will meet you in whatever location works best for you and answer all of your questions in a face-to-face meeting. Sometimes it’s a house call and that’s perfectly fine. Whether you prefer a free phone consultation. skype, facetime, or a face-to-face meeting in one of our convenient office or meeting locations, we are here to make your life easier, every step of the way.
Our practice has grown from one attorney into a strong and capable multi-lingual team with over 100 years of combined legal experience. We represent clients for various personal injury matters ranging from simple auto accidents, to catastrophic injuries and wrongful death claims. Many of our lawyers and staff are fully fluent in Korean, Spanish, Chinese, Russian and other languages. As part of a larger law firm with approximately 60+ attorneys, our size is formidable and we have ample resources to compete with even the largest insurance carriers and most powerful defendants.
We Handle Most Types of Personal Injury Matters
If you have a unique accidental situation or your mechanism of injury is not listed above, give us a call. The chances are good that our lawyers have dealt with your type of injury before and we may be able to help. We understand that the stress of recovering from a serious medical or legal problem can make it hard to focus on dealing with an insurance company. Let us help. We are sympathetic to our client's specific needs and we represent our clients aggressively to help make them whole.
Injured in a Car Accident? Where Does It Hurt?
Personal injuries come in many shapes and forms. If you were hurt in a car accident recently, you could be entitled to compensation for your injuries. We will aggressively seek out fair compensation for you if you have wrongfully suffered with injuries such as:
- Neck pain
- Back Pain
- Herniated discs
- Broken bones
- Catastrophic injury
- Nerve damage
- Spinal cord injury
- Brain Injury
- Serious Burns
- Nursing home neglect and HMO abuse
- Serious abrasions, scarring or disfigurement
- Serious Infection
- Sick Building Syndrome
- Lead Poisoning
- Food Poisoning or Food Bourne Illness
What Kind of Compensation May Be Available?
If you or a loved one is suffering from any of the injuries listed above, you may be eligible for compensation. Potential compensation may include:
- Replacement of lost wages
- Payment for medical expenses
- Replacement or repair of your vehicle
- Paid legal expenses
- Reimbursement Diminished Value
- Punitive Damages awards
- Payments for future medical care
- Payments for loss of earning capacity or inability to work
- Pain and suffering
How Much Will This Cost?
There is no charge for any consultation with an accident lawyer from our office. Every case is taken on “contingency.” This means you pay nothing until the time your case is finished. The attorneys only retain an attorney fee if they recover money on your behalf. There are no surprises.
We are always available
Bob firmly believes that his practice has grown from one client, to thousands over time, because he has worked hard to ensure his client's needs are met and that their interests come first. Many of our lawyers provide their cell phone numbers so clients can call them directly, day or night, with questions or concerns.
If you've been injured or suffered harm due to a car accident or other type of unusual personal injury and you are now facing complex legal or financial problems, you want an advocate and a “counselor” in the truest sense of the word. You want a lawyer who can educate you to make informed legal decisions and who will help you navigate through the tough choices that await you in the wake of an unforeseen disaster. You want a lawyer that will understand your problems at a personal level and who is sympathetic to your specific individual needs. Our lawyers are committed to being available to you and your family in order to make your life as easy as possible during a time when you need it most.
We Are Multilingual
In addition to Korean and Spanish, we also speak Chinese, Russian and a number of other languages as well. All initial consultations are free and our phone lines are open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, to serve you.
Call us at 1-888-540-2599 to schedule a no charge consultation with an attorney today. For other languages, we offer the following hotlines for your convenience:
- Spanish: 301-518-6923
Need another language? No Problem. Just call 1-888-540-2599 and ask for our interpreter in your own language. We are equipped to communicate in the following languages
- Iranian (Farsi)
- Indian (Hindi, Kashmiri, Telugu, Malayalam, Urdu)
Korean Accident Lawyers.
If you have been injured and you cannot speak English, we may be able to help you. We are one of a few law firms in the area that employ a diverse range of multilingual staff including multilingual lawyers and paralegals. We speak fluent Korean and employ on-site Korean interpreters and attorneys to assist our many Korean clients.
Bob Katz's name has been well respected within the Korean community for more than thirty-five years. As a way of giving back to the community, Bob Katz stays involved locally and has sponsored and contributed to numerous events in the local Korean communities for more than a decade. In recognition of his achievements, he is often featured in the local Korean newspapers. For more information you can visit our Korean sister site: http://korean.bobkatzlaw.com/
Spanish Speaking Accident Lawyers (Abogados de accidentes)
Bob Katz and his legal team also represent a large number of Spanish speaking individuals for car accident, personal injury and work related injury matters. Our work injury attorneys regularly represent spanish speaking clients before the Maryland Workers' Compensation Commission when they are not treated fairly by their employers. We help them get necessary medical treatment, temporary total disability benefits, permanent partial disability ratings and more.