Distinguished Personal Injury Attorneys serving Maryland, Virginia and Washington D.C.
We measure our success by the lives we change
At the law firm of Karp, Wigodsky, Norwind & Gold, P.A., we are proud to have been nationally recognized as one of the top tier law firms in the United States. The firm continues to be ranked in the Top Tier Best Law Firms by U.S. News-Best Lawyers for Personal Injury litigation.
Ron Karp: What do his fellow lawyers say about him? Listed in 2016 as one of the Top 100 Super Lawyers in both Maryland and D.C. (where there are over 100,000 lawyers). Selected again to Best Lawyers in America, a listing of the top 1% of the lawyers in the United States.
Jeff Wigodsky: ALTHOUGH CASE RESULTS DEPEND UPON A VARIETY OF FACTORS UNIQUE TO EACH CASE AND DO NOT GUARANTEE OR PREDICT A SIMILAR RESULT IN ANY FUTURE CASE UNDERTAKEN, with more than 30 years of experience, Jeff Wigodsky has represented more than 10,000 injured victims, secured more than $90 million in settlements and recently settled a case for one million dollars.
Lee Norwind has successfully handled major cases for over 35 years and has been recognized by his peers in Maryland, the District of Columbia, and throughout the United States as one of the nation’s premier trial attorneys. Selected as a “Super Lawyer”, Mr. Norwind has the experience, knowledge, passion, and compassion to achieve success while standing by his clients until justice prevails. He focuses his practice in the areas of trucking accidents, personal injury/wrongful death, professional malpractice, injury claims against the federal government, and major case litigation. Mr. Norwind serves as Maryland’s representative on the National Advisory Board of APITLA ,the leading organization that represents the interests of truck accident victims and advocates for safe trucking practices, and is a member of the prestigious Belli Society, an invitation-only group of trial lawyers dedicated to the principles of education and justice. He is a past-president of the Trial Lawyers Association of Metropolitan Washington, DC and a founding member of the DC Chapter of the American Board of Trial Advocates.
Jack Gold has a proven track record litigating in appellate courts over the past two decades, including cases against major corporations, insurance companies, hospitals and healthcare providers, the District of Columbia, and the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA). The courts’ decisions in a number of these cases resulted not only in justice for the firm’s clients, but also helped countless other individuals have their day in court.
Demosthenes “Demo” Komis is a trial lawyer who excels in the courtroom. Having successfully tried cases to verdict in Maryland, Virginia and the District of Columbia, Mr. Komis understands the complexities of trial, from jury selection to closing arguments, and consistently presents winning cases to juries. Demo litigates a wide variety of cases, including wrongful death, trucking, and medical malpractice cases.
Of Counsel: Lisa Marie Riggins. Former prosecutor and wife of NFL legend John Riggins is resident in our Rockville office.
Nobody ever gets into a motor vehicle thinking that they’re going to end up in a crash. For many of us, being cautious drivers comes naturally. Unfortunately however, there are still many drivers on the road who take their driving privileges for granted.
Our attorneys are frequently selected by colleagues to be included in listings of Best Lawyers in America, Super Lawyers, and The Washingtonian. Members of the legal profession consistently applaud the quality of our work, awarding each firm partner the prestigious AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review RatingSM by Martindale-Hubbell®, the highest rating available for professional competence and ethical integrity from the nation’s most respected attorney rating service. We are especially honored by these selections and high ratings because they are based upon interviews and recommendations by other legal professionals.
Many of our clients come to us unsure about their options, their rights, and who to trust. We understand the overwhelming turmoil and financial stress that serious accidents and injuries can cause. Our knowledgeable attorneys are prepared to answer questions, address concerns, and provide the practical guidance to ease your burden. Rely on us to step in and pursue the best possible solutions, whether it is through negotiation, settlement, arbitration, mediation or litigation. Our experienced attorneys handle the following:
• Truck accidents
• Tractor trailer accidents
• Automobile accidents
• Motorcycle accidents
• Premises liability
• Brain injuries
• Injuries to children
• Medical malpractice
Whether your injury involves extensive medical records relating to a brain surgery, or a web of state laws and federal trucking regulations affecting the commercial transportation industry, we have the legal knowledge and expert resources to gather the evidence we need to analyze your case and to effectively present it in a court of law.
When a catastrophic auto or truck accident suddenly occurs, or when you or a loved one suffers a traumatic brain injury, the aftermath is not only tragic and emotionally challenging, but confusing as well. Injured victims and their families are often faced with very difficult decisions during the most challenging circumstances of their lives. Determining who to trust, what your rights are, and where to turn for help, can be difficult.
Our team of skilled Maryland attorneys and medical experts have the knowledge and resources to protect the rights of victims and families in need and get you on the road to recovery. We have a proven track record of aggressively and successfully pursuing the negligent individuals and companies responsible for your injuries, and earning the full compensation you need.
Contact us today at (800) 229-7026 or online for a free initial consultation. To better communicate with clients whose first language is not English, we have attorneys and staff members who speak Spanish, French, Italian, Portuguese, Arabic, and Korean.