Major Disaster Litigation

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Rockville, MD Injury Lawyers

When disaster strikes, the skilled team of trial lawyers at Ashcraft & Gerel stands ready to seek justice on behalf of victims and their families. Our Rockville injury attorneys have a reputation for success in handling complex, high-stakes major disaster litigation across the U.S. This includes the DC Metro smoke inhalation incident of 2015, the West Texas fertilizer plant explosion of 2013, and the West Virginia Massey mine explosion of 2010. We have battled corporate giants such as General Electric and Massey Energy, recovering millions of dollars in compensation for our clients in disaster litigation.

If you or someone you love was seriously injured in a major disaster or accident such as a mine collapse, oilfield explosion, transportation accident, or another incident, Ashcraft & Gerel can provide the level of legal representation you need. We are one of the largest plaintiffs’ firms in the country and have been fighting for the injured for over 65 years.


Specialized Expertise in Major Disaster Litigation

When it comes to litigation for large scale, catastrophic events, specialized knowledge and expertise in several distinct fields are required to prevail. Not only does our firm have highly experienced litigators and support staff to manage these cases, but we work with experts in relevant fields to build compelling cases that pave the way for fair settlements and jury awards. We may be pitted against large corporations with considerable resources and manpower to counteract our clients’ claims, but we have our own resources and are armed with legal expertise that gives us an advantage against even seemingly impossible odds.

Our Rockville personal injury lawyers take on major disaster litigation involving:

  • Aviation accidents
  • Mining accidents
  • Fertilizer plant explosions
  • Oilfield explosions and fires
  • Chemical/hazardous waste spills
  • Railroad accidents
  • Offshore accidents
  • Plant and refinery accidents
  • Oil rig explosions
  • Industrial accidents

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Personal Attention from Our Rockville Attorneys

Although Ashcraft & Gerel is a large firm, we take care to treat our clients with the compassion and respect they deserve. We take a hands-on approach and provide personalized service through every stage of our clients’ cases. If you were injured in a major disaster or accident, you can count on our Rockville attorneys to be there for you every step of the way.