Price Benowitz LLP is dedicated to seeking justice and protecting the livelihood of our clients who have suffered from personal injury in Maryland and Washington DC. Maryland and Washington DC personal injury laws are complex and confusing. Our DC personal injury lawyer can clarify how the law can protect you and your interests.
Enduring a personal injury in Washington DC or Maryland can have devastating effects. Whether you are experiencing a debilitating physical or mental affliction, loss of wages or high medical bills, our Maryland personal injury lawyer understands the strain a personal injury can inflict. If you are suffering from personal injury whether from a motor vehicle accident, slip and fall, medical malpractice or traumatic brain injury, your life may be drastically and permanently altered. A Maryland personal injury attorney will guide you through the confusing and frustrating litigation process.
A DC Accident Lawyer or Maryland Accident Lawyer knows that motor vehicle accidents are among the most common causes of personal injuries. According to the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration, on average six million people experience a motor vehicle accident. Motor vehicle accidents are often the result of another individual's negligence. A DC and Maryland Accident Lawyer can help prove responsibility and achieve a successful claim. Motor vehicle accidents cause property damage and can elicit a variety of personal injuries, such as traumatic brain injury, paralysis and even wrongful death. A Maryland Accident Attorney or DC Accident Attorney can help ensure you do not pay for someone else's negligence.
With millions of people enduring medical procedures every year, there are more cases of medical malpractice being filed each year. People trust medical professionals to exhibit knowledge, skill and provide a standard of care. The negligence of the medical professional and lack of standard of care can cause a personal injury. A DC Medical Malpractice Lawyer may be essential in preserving your rights. Medical malpractice cases may become complex. A Maryland Medical Malpractice Lawyer will evaluate your medical records, studies and exams to determine the legitimacy of your case. If you are suffering from a personal injury, taking counsel with a knowledgeable personal injury attorney can protect your legal rights. Personal injury lawyers gather the crucial facts needed to successfully mitigate your claim. Your attorney will help you timely file a claim to preserve your rights to compensation.
Ann Thayer manages the Virginia DUI practice group for Price Benowitz LLP. She is licensed to practice law in Virginia and focuses her practice solely on DUI and Criminal Defense. Ms. Thayer has worked as a contract lawyer on several mergers and acquisitions around Virginia and Washington, DC. After this work, she went on to work for the Fredericksburg Public Defender’s Office for almost two years. During this period, she was known to use her exceptional communication skills to understand and build a working relationship with her clients, while representing their interests. Ms. Thayer joined a Virginia DUI defense firm in June 2007, where she continued her zealous defense of those charged with various criminal defenses throughout Northern Virginia. She has also expanded her practice to include Virginia DUI and traffic offenses. She is a member of the National College for DUI Defense and has received training on the Standardized Field Sobriety Tests as well as the various breath machines used in prosecution of Virginia DUI cases. She attends national trainings devoted to defending DUI charges. She is a member of the Virginia State Bar, the Criminal Law Section and the Prince William County Bar Association.
Ann Thayer obtained her Juris Doctorate from the Widener School of Law in Harrisburg, PA, where she completed internships with the US Air Force JAG and the Prince William County Attorney’s Office. Her father served as a police officer and retired as a detective from the Prince William County Police Department which inspired her to obtain a bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice from Roanoke College in Salem, VA.
Vanessa Hicks is an experienced criminal defense attorney, who handles the Virginia DUI defense practice in southern Virginia for Price Benowitz LLP. Ms. Hicks’ extensive experience has contributed to her reputation as an aggressive and effective Virginia DUI lawyer. Vanessa Hicks began her career as an Assistant Public Defender in Lynchburg, VA. Most recently, she was the Chief Public Defender in Arlington, VA. During her time as a Virginia DUI attorney, Ms. Hicks has worked on both adult and juvenile cases and argued Virginia DUI cases successfully in front of judges and juries.
Ms. Hicks graduated from the College of William and Mary in 1986 with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in English. In 1989 she received her Juris Doctorate from Washington and Lee School of Law where she was a member of the Mock Trial Team and the Alderson Women’s Prison Legal Clinic. She is currently a member of the Virginia Bar Association and the Virginia Criminal Justice Conference.
David Benowitz is the founding partner of Price Benowitz LLP. Mr. Benowitz is barred in Washington DC and Maryland and has spent his entire professional career defending the rights of clients. A successful and well-respected trial attorney, David works tirelessly to get his clients the best possible results. Most recently David completed the training to become an Instructor of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s (NHTSA) Standardized Field Sobriety Tests (SFSTs) (the tests police officers conduct after a traffic stop). David holds an LL.M., an advanced law degree in Trial Advocacy, from Temple University School of Law. David graduated with honors from The George Washington University School of Law and Cum Laude from the University of Pennsylvania. He holds the prestigious “AV” Peer Review Rating from Martindale-Hubbell.
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Being held responsible for all of the consequences of an injury that was not your fault can have effects that extend to all aspect of one's life. Many times, insurance companies or those responsible for your injuries are aware of how expensive the care of your injuries will be over the course of a lifetime so they offer a settlement that seems generous but is well below what you should actually be remunerated. A DC accident lawyer can inform you of what you may truly be eligible for in terms of monetary value.
It is important that you receive the best representation in your case to ensure that you do not have unnecessary repercussions throughout your life as a result of a poor outcome in your suit. Our DC personal injury lawyers can save you time, money, and stress both throughout the trial and in your future. Price Benowitz LLP is committed to providing clients in Washington DC and Maryland with the best legal representation possible in order to ensure the most positive results possible in each and every case. Our attorneys will work tirelessly to resolve your case quickly and effectively.
A consultation is free so it will never hurt you to speak to our experienced Maryland personal injury lawyer about whether or not they can help with your case. Our lawyers are aware of how insurance companies, defense lawyers, and the judicial system work. They can make sure that you have every resource available to you so that you receive fair compensation for everything that you have gone through.