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Major Disaster Litigation

Major Disaster Litigation Attorneys in Landover

Compassionate Guidance for Disaster Victims

In the wake of a major disaster, the victims – many of whom have suffered devastating and life-changing injuries – need legal assistance. At Ashcraft & Gerel, we are dedicated to helping these people move forward from tragedy and recover. Over the years, we have provided legal assistance to the victims of numerous disasters, including the West Virginia Massey Mine explosion in 2010, the West Texas fertilizer plant explosion in 2013, and the DC Metro smoke inhalation incident in 2015.

Let us help guide you forward. Call (301) 327-2104 to get started with a free consultation.

How We Can Assist after a Major Disaster

At no fault of their own, the victims of major disasters are burdened with physical, financial, and emotional burdens. We work hard to ensure that they get the support and compensation they need to heal.

As one of the country’s leading plaintiffs’ firms, Ashcraft & Gerel is equipped to handle even the most complex and devastating disaster cases. We are a large but cohesive and cooperative team that is dedicated to our clients’ success.

Our firm has a strong track record of success fighting corporate defendants and have recovered over $1 billion on our clients’ behalf. We are fearless in all legal matters, even against the most powerful defendants. We have fought and won against General Electric, Massey Energy, and many other large companies.

In major disaster cases, we call in numerous subject-matter experts who can help us build the strongest case possible. For example, when we worked on the Massey Mine case, we worked alongside mine ventilation and engineering experts. These resources give our clients an advantage and are often the key to our success.

Finally, though we are aggressive in our approach to litigation, we do not forget that our clients’ well-being comes first. Our major disaster litigation attorneys in Landover are compassionate and take great care to ensure that our clients feel comfortable and informed every step of the way. Offering one-on-one attention and personalized representation, we ensure that every client has a positive experience with our firm.

Consult with Ashcraft & Gerel Today

If you or your loved one suffered an injury in a major disaster, you should know that you have legal options. Make sure you get the compensation you need by retaining representation from Ashcraft & Gerel. During our free consultation, we can review your situation and determine the best way to move forward.

Call (301) 327-2104 now to schedule an appointment.

Client Testimonials

Our Clients Come First. Always.
  • “You must have been sent by GOD because without your help who knows how this would have turned out for me.”

    - Donald W.
  • “I felt very comfortable and appreciated how she made me feel.”

    - Charles B.
  • “I am very satisfied with the results and I highly recommend this firm.”

    - A Former Client


And Counting
  • Pharmaceutical Negligence $46 Million
  • Brain Injury Due to Defective Medical Device $16 Million
  • Injuries Caused by Mining Disaster $11 Million
  • Injuries to Foster Child From Abuse - Gov’t Agency $10 Million
  • Injuries Due to Negligent Operation of Train $6.1 Million
  • Child Injured at Birth - Umbilical Cord Compression $5.4 Million
  • Injured by Defective Helmet & Negligent Track Employees $3.5 Million
  • Child Injured at Birth – Deprived of Oxygen $2.9 Million
  • Injured Forklift Operator $2.5 Million
  • Burns from Flammable Bathrobe $2 Million

Why Choose Ashcraft & Gerel, LLP?

The Right Firm Makes a Difference
  • Compassionate Representation

    Our legal team understands what you are going through and is committed to defending your rights against powerful businesses and insurance carriers.

  • Committed to the Community

    Our advocacy extends beyond the courtroom through our extensive involvement in the community and support for positive change within our industry.

  • Fearless Advocacy When You Need It

    Our experienced legal team is not afraid to go to trial in order to maximize the recovery that our clients desperately need and rightfully deserve.

  • Respected within the Legal Field

    Our esteemed attorneys are highly regarded within the legal community and even command respect from adjustors and defense counsel.

  • At the Forefront of Major Litigation

    Our legal team has spearheaded litigation on behalf of injured clients in many high-profile cases, including major disasters, explosions and sexual abuse cases.

  • A Long Legacy of Successful Results

    Since its founding in 1953, Ashcraft & Gerel has obtained more than a billion dollars in successful verdicts and settlements for injured clients.