With 20+ years’ experience, he has handled hundreds of cases in Maryland and has won verdicts in excess of $300 million.
Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) October 07, 2011
Best Lawyers has named Andrew Slutkin as the “Baltimore Best Lawyers Medical Malpractice Law Lawyer of the Year” for 2012.
Best Lawyers is designating “Lawyers of the Year” in high-profile legal specialties in large legal communities. Only a single lawyer in each specialty in each community is being honored as the “Lawyer of the Year.”
Mr. Slutkin, a founding partner with Silverman, Thompson, Slutkin & White, is one of the nation's premier lawyers. With 20+ years’ experience, he has handled hundreds of cases in Maryland and has won verdicts in excess of $300 million. Mr. Slutkin specializes in catastrophic injury and wrongful death cases, many of which involve medical malpractice, offering his clients complete service in high-stakes cases.
Mr. Slutkin is known for his aggressive courtroom style but also his ability to create positive change. Filing a $10 million lawsuit against the driver whose car struck a Hopkins student he sent a strong message to motorists on behalf of the student’s family and ensured that the driver surrendered her license (case # 13c11087276, filed at the Howard County Circuit Court).
Mr. Slutkin has been given the highest possible rating in the Martindale Hubbell Lawyers Directory, signifying “very high to pre-eminent legal ability and very high ethical standards as established by confidential opinions from members of the Bar.” In another survey of Maryland attorneys, Mr. Slutkin has repeatedly been voted one of Maryland’s “Super Lawyers.” Mr. Slutkin is a member of the Peer Review Committee of the Attorney Grievance Commission of Maryland, for which he has repeatedly served as Chairman of various Peer Reviews. He received his JD from Duke University School of Law.
Mr. Slutkin serves as a legal analyst for local and national media and has appeared as a guest commentator on legal issues on news programs. He is also a highly regarded adjunct professor at the University Of Baltimore School of Law teaching students about medical malpractice and serves as Chairman of The Board of The League For People With Disabilities.
Maryland based law firm Silverman Thompson Slutkin & White, an AV rated law firm by Martindale-Hubbell, is widely regarded as one of the premier litigation firms in the mid-Atlantic region. They have achieved extraordinary success for their clients across Maryland and throughout the United States. For more information, please visit http://www.mdattorney.com.