We are prepared to represent you in any civil litigation case. If you have been injured as a result of someone else’s negligence in a car accident, bus accident, truck accident, construction accident, or while on the job for worker’s compensation claim. We can help. In addition, we can handle civil litigation matters involving product liability, toxic torts, lead paint exposure as well as wills, trust and estates.

Practice Areas of Civil Litigation:

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Personal Injury

Have you or someone you love been injured? Was that injury due to the negligence of another person or entity? Are there medical bills to be paid? Did the injured party have to miss time from work as a result of the injury? Did the injury cause any permanent disability?

If you were seriously injured because of the negligent actions of another, you have a right to seek compensation in a personal injury lawsuit. In these cases, conduct that violates expected standard of care must be demonstrated and that violation must be shown to be the proximate cause of your injury.

The Cohen Legal Team has the experience to examine the circumstances surrounding your injury and determine who is LIABLE in the eyes of the law. We can then pursue an outcome that holds the appropriate party accountable and provides you with compensation for the DAMAGES you have suffered.

Make sure you do the following:

  1. Write down the facts immediately, while it is fresh in your mind.
  2. Take pictures.  (of the cars involved, the scene, any injuries, etc.)
  3. Identify witnesses and get their name, phone number, address and statement.
  4. Get a copy of the State of Maryland Accident Police Report, once it is written.

If you or a loved one has been injured in a car accident, suffered wrongful death, or been subject to another act of negligence, act now.  The insurance companies are already on the case; your lawyer should be too.  Do not sign an insurance settlement prematurely. Talk with a personal injury lawyer to ensure you understand your rights. We represent clients in Baltimore City, Baltimore County and throughout greater Maryland in cases involving:

  • Motor vehicle accidents
  • Dangerous or defective products
  • Medical malpractice
  • Wrongful death
  • Construction and workplace accidents

We provide skilled representation focused on obtaining the full benefits you are entitled to. We have the experience dealing with insurance companies, employers and the Government with respect to obtaining injury benefits. We understand the financial, physical and emotional hardships that accompany work-related injuries and we will do everything in our power to maximize your recovery

Workers Comp

If you were injured on the job or developed a medical condition because of your working conditions, you may be eligible for monetary compensation and medical care under workers’ compensation.

From making sure you receive the temporary compensation you need now to ensuring you receive the full benefits you will need in the future, we will handle all aspects of your worker’s compensation claim, working closely with you throughout the entire process.

There are two situations where you need to hire a lawyer after a work-related injury: 1) when your employer refuses to pay, and 2) when your injury is expected to cause a long-term disability.

Your future and your family’s future will depend on the outcome of this litigation, so choose your attorney carefully and make sure it’s someone you trust.

We understand the stress you feel when an injury puts you out of work: your paychecks stop coming, but your bills don’t. Without an income, how can you pay for rent? Mortgage? Electricity? Groceries? And what if you could stop worrying about where your income would come from? Attorney Cohen has the experience, reputation and skill it takes to bring you a fair settlement and a more secure future.

At the Law Office of Kerri Cohen, we get to know our clients well. We will listen to what you have to say so we can learn all the details surrounding your workers’ compensation claim, then tailor a strategy that fits your needs. To find out if we’re the right law firm for you, call 410-657-2515 or contact us online to schedule your initial consultation.