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    Two partners have been repeatedly recognized as Washington, DC's "Top Lawyers" by Washingtonian Magazine.

  • All partners have been included in the prestigious list of Washington, DC Super Lawyers every year since 2011.

  • The firm has an AV Preeminent Rating from Martindale-Hubbell, one of the oldest and most renowned lawyer rating services.

  • The Brain Injury Association of America (BIAA) has named the firm "Preferred Attorneys" for brain injury victims.

  • All partners have served as Past Presidents of this organization, which is committed to justice for local residents.

  • Two partners are Board Certified as Civil Trial Specialists by the National Board of Trial Advocacy, an achievement earned by only 3% of U.S. lawyers.

  • The law firm holds an + rating from the Better Business Bureau (BBB), a private organization that oversees and rates the practices of notable enterprises for ethics and services rendered.

Maryland Personal Injury Lawyer

Highly Experienced Trial Lawyers on Your Side

Chaikin, Sherman, Cammarata & Siegel, P.C. is one of the premier personal injury law firms Maryland. We have offices throughout Maryland and represent injury victims in Prince George's County, Montgomery County, and across the region.

If you were injured in Bethesda, Capital Heights, Fort Washington, Greenbelt, Landover, Lanham, Oxon Hill, Rockville, Silver Spring, Takoma Park, Upper Marlboro, or any other city or town in the DC-Maryland-Virginia area, we can help.

Serious accidents can leave you shaken and in need of answers, counsel, and aggressive representation. Our firm has provided all three to clients for more than 45 years. Our personal injury lawyers have more than 90 years of combined experience and are highly recognized and awarded by the legal community due to their excellence and experience.

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Why Choose Us?

  • We have over 90 years combined experience and are licensed in DC, Maryland, and Virginia.
  • We have recovered over half a billion dollars in compensation for our clients.
  • All three of our firm's active partners have been selected for inclusion in the prestigious Super Lawyers® Magazine from 2011 to 2018.
  • Our partners have earned the highest AV® Rating from nationwide attorney-ranking service Martindale Hubbell®.
  • Two of our partners have been named Washington, DC's Top Lawyers by Washingtonian Magazine, for over 10 years
  • Partners Joseph Cammarata & Allan M. Siegel are Board Certified as Civil Trial Attorneys by the National Board of Trial Advocacy - an achievement held by only 3% of U.S. attorneys.
  • All three partners have been past presidents of the Trial Lawyers Association of Metropolitan Washington, DC.

We Are a Law Firm That Gets Results

  • $6 Million Brain Injury

    $6 million settlement on behalf of a man who suffered a brain injury as a result of a ...

  • $5 Million Medical Malpractice

    Law firm obtained in excess of $5 million on behalf of a 14 year old client whose doctor ...

  • $5 Million Motorcycle Accident

    CSCS secured a $4.8 million settlement on behalf of a man who was severely injured when ...

  • $5 Million Pedestrian Accident

    Partner Joseph Cammarata won a $4.5 million verdict for a woman who was seriously injured ...

  • $3 Million Truck Accident

    $3 million obtained by a woman who lost her leg from the knee down as a result of a ...

  • $2 Million Brain Injury

    $2.4 million obtained on behalf of a woman who suffered a brain injury after being struck ...

  • $2 Million Brain Injury

    $2 million obtained on behalf of an United States Government worker who was struck in ...

  • $2 Million Government Negligence

    Law firm obtained in excess of $2 million on behalf of 9 claimants against the District of ...

  • $2 Million Car Accident

    In excess of $1.9 million awarded by a D.C. jury to a 28 year old woman for a permanent ...

  • $2 Million Car Accident

    $1.8 million obtained on behalf of an 80 year pastor of a community church who was in a ...

  • $2 Million Brain Injury

    Law firm obtained $1.8 million on behalf of an already paralyzed stroke victim, against a ...

  • $2 Million Truck Accident

    $1.8 million obtained on behalf of an 80 year pastor of a community church who was in a ...

  • $2 Million Personal Injury

    In excess of $1.6 million awarded to a man who had his jaw broken as a result of being ...

  • $1 Million Truck Accident

    $1.4 million settlement on behalf of a family that was run off the road by a ...

  • $1 Million Truck Accident

    $1 million - which was all of the available insurance - obtained for a bicyclist who was ...

  • $1 Million Brain Injury

    $1 million settlement on behalf of client suffered a brain injury when the driver of the ...

  • $1 Million Car Accident

    $1 million obtained on behalf of our 19 year old client who was a passenger in a car in ...

  • $950 Thousand Brain Injury

    $950,000 obtained on behalf of a man who was struck on the head by a hotel security guard ...

  • $850 Thousand Car Accident

    $850,000 settlement for a driver and two passengers who were injured when a man ...

  • $835 Thousand Car Accident

    $835,000 obtained for a man who was driving in the District when our client's vehicle was ...

  • $800 Thousand Brain Injury

    $800,000 secured on behalf of a woman who suffered a traumatic brain injury causing ...

  • $750 Thousand Car Accident

    $750,000 on behalf of an endodontist who was operating a motor vehicle that was broadsided ...

  • $750 Thousand Truck Accident

    $750,000 on behalf of a 54 year old woman who lost a portion of her arm when a ...

  • $700 Thousand Truck Accident

    Almost $700,000 settlement on behalf of a man who was run over by the tractor portion of a ...

  • $675 Thousand Car Accident

    In excess of $675,000 obtained for a woman who was a passenger in car whose driver lost ...

  • $625 Thousand Car Accident

    $625,000 verdict for a woman who suffered a herniated disc in a car crash and underwent ...

  • $600 Thousand Car Accident

    $600,000 on behalf of a woman whose vehicle was struck in the rear by a beverage truck. ...

  • $600 Thousand Medical Malpractice

    $600,000 obtained as a result of a doctor's failure to diagnose prostate cancer. As a ...

  • $600 Thousand Motorcycle Accident

    $600,000 obtained against the United States Postal Service as a result of the negligence ...

  • $600 Thousand Work Injury

    $600,000 settlement for a federal employee who broke his foot when a 2,000 pound ...

  • $135 Thousand Slip & Fall

    $135,000 verdict in Prince George's County Circuit Court as a result of injuries suffered ...

  • $100 Thousand Slip & Fall

    $100,000 obtained from a local grocery store as a result of the store's employee's failure ...

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We have dedicated our professional careers and personal lives to fighting for victims and their families. We are confident we can help you through difficult times. We serve clients from offices in Washington, DC, Maryland, and Northern Virginia.

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Frequently Asked Questions

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  • What is a personal injury lawsuit?

    A personal injury lawsuit is a claim brought to obtain compensation for damages resulting from someone else's negligence. Unlike criminal cases, these cases do not focus on whether someone violated the law, but instead on whether an individual is financially responsible for the injuries and losses suffered by a victim. When personal injury cases are successful, victims are entitled to financial compensation for their economic and non-economic damages.

  • Do I have a case?

    Whether you have a personal injury case depends on the unique facts and circumstances involved in your case. Generally, injured victims have the right to pursue legal action against an at-fault party - whether that be an individual or a corporation (like a trucking company). Because every case is different, you should contact one of our personal injury attorneys to determine if you have a case.

  • How much will it cost to hire your firm?

    We work on a contingency fee, which means we only get paid attorney’s fees if and when we successfully resolve your case on your behalf.

  • How long does it take to obtain compensation?

    It is different in every case. Many cases settle before litigation, others must be litigated and tried in front of a jury. How long your case takes to come to a conclusion will depend on many factors. However, if the wrongdoer refuses to pay a fair amount of money for your injuries, you can rest assured that our trial lawyers will do what it takes to ensure you get full and fair compensation.

Our Legal Blog

  • Officials Investigating Fatal Tractor-Trailer, Bus Crash in Prince George’s County
    Officials Investigating Fatal Tractor-Trailer, Bus Crash in Prince George’s County
    Posted by Chaikin, Sherman, Cammarata & Siegel, P.C.

    By: Allan M. Siegel Officials from Prince George’s County Police Department are investigating a multi-vehicle crash in Clinton, Maryland that left one ...

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  • Manslaughter Indictment Over Fatal Indian Head Highway Crash Shows Inner Workings of Criminal, Civil Auto Accident Cases
    Manslaughter Indictment Over Fatal Indian Head Highway Crash Shows Inner Workings of Criminal, Civil Auto Accident Cases
    Posted by Chaikin, Sherman, Cammarata & Siegel, P.C.

    By: Dan Hausman On January 24, 2019, a man was indicted on three counts of vehicular manslaughter for his role in a fatal rear end collision. The ...

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  • Two School Bus Crashes in Anne Arundel, Montgomery Counties Raise Questions About Fault & Liability
    Two School Bus Crashes in Anne Arundel, Montgomery Counties Raise Questions About Fault & Liability
    Posted by Chaikin, Sherman, Cammarata, Siegel, P.C.

    A school bus with at least 12 children on board overturned during a crash with an SUV in Anne Arundel County on Wednesday, November 7th. Two days ...

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