Serving Ellicott City & Surrounding Areas
The main office of our law firm has been located in Howard County for approximately 25 years. Our auto accident attorneys have more than 100 years of combined experience in helping accident clients recover more than $300 million. Our staff and personal injury attorneys are Howard County residents, including Mr. and Mrs. Portner. Consequently, we understand the unique characteristics of the area and are familiar with the judges and prosecutors in court.
The trial lawyers in our injury practice group have litigated cases before Howard County judges for over 25 years. We think of ourselves as top accident attorneys. In fact, we are one of the most highly rated injury firms in Maryland with two attorneys as members of The National Top 100 Trial Lawyers and possessing Avvo's highest 10.0 rating. Further, we have been awarded the 2015 Litigator Award for our outstanding results in personal injury law and we have been featured on CNN and in the Wall Street Journal. We believe our local connection gives our clients an edge when using our injury firm for Howard County automobile accidents.
Actions you take immediately after a Columbia auto accident will affect your personal injury recovery! That is why we suggest that you contact us today.
Birth Injury Resulting in Cerebral Palsy $2.6 Million
Pedestrian Accident Due to Negligent Driver $2.15 Million
Pedestrian Struck & Killed by Automobile $1 Million
Auto Accident Resulting in Death $1 Million
Wrongful Death of a Minor Child $990 Thousand
Man Struck by Truck While Riding a Bicycle $969.3 Thousand
Traumatic Brain Injury Involving Minor $969 Thousand
Wrongful Death Motor Vehicle Accident $750 Thousand
Our experienced team is backed by decades of experience and has recovered millions of dollars for our clients. To learn more about our Columbia staff, check out their profile below.
- Jonathan Portner
- Simran Rahi
- Guy Saint Pol Maydieu
- Richard Shure
- Valerie Portner
- Sarah Sadler
- Sharina Taveras-Lopez
- Christine Airey
- Hyun Young Chung (Grace)
- Claudia Hernandez
- Diane Lazo
- Brandy Moreira Soriano
- Lupe Miranda
- Roxy Bucio
- Rosanna Yap
- Ana R. Alvarenga
- Elizabeth Bermudez
- Sharina Taveras-Lopez
- Melanie Alvarado
- Teresa Rivera
- Roger Salazar
- Assault & Domestic Violence
- Bicycle Accidents
- Brain & Spinal Cord Injuries
- Burglary & Robbery
- Bus Accidents
- Car Accidents
- Criminal Defense
- Dog Bites
- Drug Crimes
- Gun Crimes
- Medical Malpractice
- Motorcycle Accidents
- Nursing Home Neglect
- Pedestrian Accidents
- Personal Injury
- Premises Liability/Slip & Fall
- Product Liability
- Theft & Shoplifting
- Traffic Violations
- Truck Accidents
- Violations of Probation
- Workers' Compensation
- Wrongful Death
Currently, Columbia alone has a population of 90,000, making it one of the largest cities in Maryland. Columbia has large Hispanic and Asian communities. Our staff is unique in that they can speak Spanish, Korean, and Chinese. Our exceptional results and success have been noted for years on both Univision and Telemundo in the Spanish community. In the Korean community, we are routinely featured for our success in the Korean Times, the Korean Daily News, and Entertainment Weekly. The Chinese community newspapers, the World Journal and the Washington Chinese News also feature our results routinely.
All of our personal injury clients in Columbia have easy walk-in access to our personal injury paralegals and attorneys. In fact, even our Chinese, Spanish and Korean auto accident clients can meet with an attorney and legal assistant at 7226 Lee DeForest Drive, Suite 101, Columbia, Maryland 21046 at whatever time is convenient for them. We offer free consultations 24/7, and there is no attorney's fee if we do not win your case.
We have aggressive litigation tactics, skill, and passion.
We offer legal representation in Spanish, Korean & Chinese languages.
We have recovered over $300 million on behalf of our clients.
We have received countless 5-star Google & Facebook reviews.
We are top-10 rated lawyers.
We have offices in Maryland, Virginia & Washington, D.C.
“I just wanna say, thanks for everything! You guys are amazing! The whole team took care of everything!”- Former Client
“She was always going to be available to help me and explain yet again. I appreciate everything she has done. And I appreciate Mr. Portner going to bat for me. What a superstar team Portner and Shure are.”- Former Client
“Portner and Shure Law Firm is truly outstanding. They are very professional and responsive no matter the situation. Hands down one of the BEST in the business.”- Omar M.