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Personal Injury Attorney Howard County, MD

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If you have been injured in Maryland due to someone else's negligence, it is important to get the help of seasoned, compassionate, and easily accessible attorneys right away. Personal injury can result in loss of wages, emotional distress, permanent ailments, and expensive out-of-pocket medical expenses. These situations will have negative effects on your future and the well-being of your family.

With over half a century of combined experience and significant industry recognition, the Howard County personal injury lawyers at Shapiro Zwanetz & Lake have the experience your case needs to obtain the best possible outcome for your situation.

The Statute of Limitations for Personal Injury Claims in MD

In Maryland, the statute of limitations for personal injury claims is generally three years from the date of the injury. This means that you have three years from the date of the incident to file a lawsuit in court. If you fail to file a claim within this time period you may miss our on your chance to file a claim altogether.

However, it's essential to be aware that there are exceptions and nuances to this rule, depending on the specific circumstances of your case. It's always best to consult with a qualified attorney in Maryland to understand how the statute of limitations applies to your particular situation. Call Shapiro Zwanetz & Lake today to discuss your case in a free consultation.

Personal Injury Areas of Practice

Shapiro Zwanetz & Lake has served clients in a number of different personal injury cases in Maryland, including:

With our understanding of the strategies used by insurance companies, we can help clients gather the evidence they need to make a compelling case for their interests. We understand that every case is different and that is why we work with you to ensure you receive the compensation you deserve.

Personal Injury Lawyer Near Me

When you are hurt by another’s negligence, the law demands that you be “made whole” by the other, negligent party. While it is easy to put a quantitative value on lost wages and other expenses, it is more difficult to figure out the value of permanent harm.

We have helped clients obtain settlements in cases involving:

  • Permanent or Temporary Injuries
  • Lost Wages
  • Out-of-Pocket Expenses
  • Medical Bills

Our Maryland personal injury attorneys have experience valuing pain and suffering, loss of quality time with your loved ones, and the inability to live life as before. As your advocates, we will help you understand the value of your case and how to proceed in a way that promotes your well-being.

Have you been injured in Howard County, Maryland? Schedule a consultation with our personal injury lawyers to be compensated for your losses today!

Why Choose Our Personal Injury Attorneys?

  • Our Clients Love Us: Look at Our Reviews Page!
  • We Take a Team Approach to Each Case
  • As Former Prosecutors, We Bring Invaluable Legal Insight
  • No Fees Unless You Win

We do not take cases unless we think we can win, and we do not charge clients any fees until we have obtained a settlement on their behalf. Shapiro Zwanetz & Lake also offers free consultations, so you will not need to pay anything to get started on protecting your future quality of life.

Call us now and get started on your case. Dial (410) 927-5137 today or contact us online.

This Isn't a "Paycheck" This Is Our Calling
At Shapiro, Zwanetz & Lake (SZL) we believe in thinking differently from most lawyers and law firms. We help our clients understand and accept their legal situation; we work with them to confront and improve that situation, while seeking the best outcome available at law. We recognize that each client is a unique individual, each deserving of the highest client/customer service; and we just happen to get our clients excellent results while we deliver that exceptional service.

A High-Quality Reputation

Read Reviews from Real People
    "Will Be In Good Hands"
    I never hesitate to refer any potential clients with criminal defense needs to Justin Lake or David Zwanetz
    - Joe M.
    "Easy to work with"
    Prompt, professional, and easy to work with as a client.
    - Zach S.
    "Great Lawyer With Ethics and Morals"
    From my 8-month experience, Mr. Justin Lake is a great lawyer with ethics and morals. Even more a good man in a time there seems to be a shortage of. Highly recommend!
    - L.W.

See Why We're the Right Choice

Reasons to Choose Our Firm
  • We approach every case as a team.
  • Every initial consultation is free and no-obligation.
  • We are available for you 24/7.
  • We are a team of former prosecutors and know how the other side thinks.
  • We have in-house payment plan options on qualifying cases.
  • We are highly recommended and awarded by various associations.

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