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Attorney Michael A. Abelson
The Abelson Law Firm
1717 K Street NW
Suite 900
Washington , DC 20006

Phone: 202-331- 0600
About Attorney Michael A. Abelson
Michael Abelson is an attorney who concentrates on helping people who have been seriously injured. Mr. Abelson represents clients in a variety of cases including those arising from commercial truck accidents, motor vehicle collisions, medical negligence, and traumatic brain injuries. For more than 40 years, he has been a member of the state bars of Maryland, the District of Columbia, Pennsylvania and Massachusetts, and he has been representing injured clients in these geographic areas. The Abelson Law Firm is a full-service personal injury law firm with the goal of seeking justice and fair compensation for those who have been seriously hurt by the negligence or wrongful acts of others. Attorney Abelson’s accomplishments are numerous, and he has received many awards and won many notable cases. Recognition and Awards Mike Abelson was recognized by the D.C. Trial Lawyers Association as the “Lawyer of the Year” for Washington DC. Mr. Abelson was also honored by Washingtonian Magazine for being among “The Cream of the Legal Establishment.” This honor was conferred after Mr. Abelson was selected by judges and peers. Attorney Abelson has also been awarded an “AV Rating” by Martindale-Hubbell. This is the highest rating available and is given to legal professionals who have adhered to professional standards of ethics/conduct and who have pre-eminent legal abilities. AV Ratings are also determined by fellow attorneys and peers. Educational and Professional Background Mr. Abelson earned his B.A. from Pennsylvania State University in University Park, Pa. He earned his J.D. from the New England Law School in Boston, where he graduated cum laude. Attorney Michael Abelson is admitted to practice in a number of jurisdictions: Massachusetts Bar: 1974 Pennsylvania Bar and admitted to practice before the U.S. District of Massachusetts: 1975 District of Columbia Bar and the Maryland Bar: 1977 U.S. Court for the District of Columbia: 1977 U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland: 1977 Admitted to practice before the U.S. Supreme Court: 2002 Attorney Abelson is also a sustaining member of the D.C. Trial Lawyers Association, the Maryland Trial Lawyers Association, the American Association for Justice and the American Board of Trial Advocates. To schedule a free consultation about your case you can contact Mr. Abelson online via our contact form or call the firm directly. EDUCATION: JD - Juris Doctor - New England Law School, Boston, Massachusetts - 1974 BA - Bachelor of Arts - Pennsylvania State University, University Park (main campus) - 1971 BAR ADMISSIONS: Maryland Bar, 1977 District of Columbia Bar, 1977 PENNSYLVANIA Bar, 1975 MASSACHUSETTS Bar, 1974 WORK EXPERIENCE: The Abelson Law Firm (Senor Partner) 1982 - Present ASSOCIATIONS: American Board of Trial Advocates(Associate Member) 2006 - Present United States Supreme Court Bar(Member) 2002 - Present American Association for Justice(Sustaining Member) 1978 - Present Washington DC Trial Lawyers (Association Member) 1977 - Present Maryland Association for Justice(Member) 1977 - Present AWARDS: Super Lawyer(Super Lawyers) 2018 Super Lawyer (Super Lawyers) 2016 Super Lawyer (Super Lawyers) 2015 Super Lawyer (Super Lawyers) 2014 Washington DC Lawyer of the Year (Washington DC Trial Lawyers Association) 2008 The Cream of the Legal Establishment (Washingtonian Magazine) 1989 AV Rating(Martindale-Hubbell) 1982 CONTACT: The Abelson Law Firm 1717 K Street NW, Suite 900 Washington DC 20006 Phone: 202-331- 0600 Business Email:
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Personal Injury Lawyer Washington DC, Washington DC Medical Malpractice Lawyer, Washington D.C. Car Accident Lawyer, Truck Accident Lawyer Washington DC, Chiropractic Malpractice Lawyer, Washington DC Construction Accident Lawyer, Washington DC Scaffoldin
Undergraduate: Pennsylvania State University, University Park (main campus)
Professional Associations
Bar Association: District of Columbia
Admitted: 1977
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