Our attorneys represent and defend employers, insurers, group self-insurers and self-insurers in the defense of workers’ compensation claims before the Maryland, District of Columbia, and Virginia Workers’ Compensation Commissions. We represent both employers and employees at every level of the administrative hearings in Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, D.C., and at the trial and appellate level.
We handle all phases of workers’ compensation litigation, including Commission hearings and appeals. We also represent self-insurance groups and employers who are self-insured in Maryland for workers’ compensation, including representation during the regulatory process involved in obtaining and maintaining self-insured status. We work directly with company representatives and claims department personnel, enabling us to aggressively defend our clients’ interests. Beyond offering complete litigation services, we work with our clients to develop appropriate claims investigation programs and safety measures, which help reduce the number and cost of all types of claims. We frequently present seminars to individual clients on defense of claims, investigation and cost control of claims, etc. We also hold an annual workers’ compensation seminar for our clients in the Spring of each year.
Our attorneys defend all aspects of claims and other actions against employers, including:
- Defense and Litigation of Claims Maryland, D.C., and Virginia
- Development of Light Duty Programs
- Compliance with Federal Employment Laws