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Catastrophic Injuries

Serious Personal Injury Lawyers in Maryland, Virginia & Washington, D.C.

Help for Burn Injury, Brain Injury & Spine Injury Victims

Personal injury matters often result in serious, catastrophic injuries that can change the lives of injury victims and their families forever. If you or a loved one has suffered a serious injury as a result of negligence, it may be possible to obtain financial compensation for your damages, such as medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, and rehabilitation costs.

At Portner & Shure, our experienced injury attorneys in Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, D.C., have more than 30 years of experience pursuing the rights of injury victims. We focus on obtaining full compensation for our clients, handling all interactions with the insurance companies so they can focus on making a full recovery from their injuries.

Catastrophic Injury Claims Our Attorneys Have Tried

Negligence can result in serious injuries in many ways, including auto accidents, medical malpractice, nursing home negligence, premises liability, and workplace accidents.

We have experience handling claims involving catastrophic injuries such as:

These injuries often result in the need for long-term care and significant changes in lifestyle. For example, the victim of paraplegia or quadriplegia may need to have his or her entire home retrofitted with ramps, elevators and other equipment to maintain his or her quality of life after the injury.

Put Decades of Experience in Your Corner

We work with experts such as life planners and vocational experts to determine the true extent of the needs our clients have after a serious injury. Then we work hard to make sure that any verdicts or settlements cover the past, current, and future needs of our clients.

To learn more about how we can help you get what you are entitled to for your damages, contact our injury lawyers today for a free initial consultation. We handle personal injury claims on a contingency fee basis, meaning we do not collect a fee unless you collect compensation.

Call our firm today at (855) 954-4141 to schedule a free, no-obligation consultation today.


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  • We offer legal representation in English, Spanish, Hindi, Korean, Vietnamese, & Chinese languages.
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  • We have offices in Maryland, Virginia & Washington, D.C.
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  • We have recovered over $400 million on behalf of our clients.

When you hire Portner & Shure, you can expect more from your representation. In addition to getting an attorney, you will get a committed advocates you has your best interests at heart.

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