Justin P. Katz, Member

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  • Justin knew exactly what he was doing...he was able to get all the information needed to win the case...I highly recommend him.

    -Client

    Justin's clients are individuals who need help with injury and accident claims.

Contact

jkatz@gfrlaw.com
410-576-4102
410-576-4298 (fax)

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Justin is a Member in the Personal Injury Practice Group. Justin focuses his practice in the litigation, mediation, arbitration and resolution of a wide array of personal injury matters, including motor vehicle collisions and automobile negligence claims, bus and trucking accidents, uninsured/underinsured motorist claims, wrongful death actions, workers' compensation claims and first- and third-party bad faith claims.

Justin was named a Rising Star by Maryland Super Lawyers for 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016 and named to the Top 40 Under 40 Trial Lawyers list by The National Trial Lawyers' for 2014, 2015 and 2016, and the National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Civil Plaintiff Attorneys in Maryland for 2015, 2016.

Justin received his J.D. from Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law and his B.A. from Washington University in St. Louis. He is admitted to practice in Maryland, District of Columbia and Virginia. Justin has appeared on behalf of clients throughout the District and Circuit Courts of Maryland and Virginia, the Maryland Court of Special Appeals, and the United States District Court for the State of Maryland and the Superior Court for the District of Columbia.

Representative Matters

Justin and a Texas Lawyer recovered $1.25 million in a Virginia swimming pool drowning matter on behalf of a mother and father whose child was lost due to lifeguarding negligence

Negotiated an $850,000.00 settlement for a Maryland woman who was injured when an unleashed dog knocked her over causing her to sustain a hip fracture

Honors

Named a "Rising Star" by Maryland Super Lawyers® for 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015

Named a "Top 40 Under 40 Trial Lawyer" by The National Trial Lawyers

Top 100 National Trial Lawyer

Top 100 Civil Plaintiff Lawyers in Maryland

News

Professional and Civic Involvement

Member, Fairfax Bar Association, 2013-present

Member, Virginia Trial Lawyers Association, 2013-present

Member, Auto Negligence Section, Maryland Association for Justice, 2005-present, Vice-Chair, 2009-2010

Member, American Association for Justice, Motor Vehicle Collision, Highway and Premises Liability, 2004-present

Member, Maryland State Bar Association, 2004-present

Member, Montgomery County Bar Association, 2004-present

Member, Prince George's County Bar Association, 2004-present

Publications and Lectures

Contact

jkatz@gfrlaw.com
410-576-4102
410-576-4298 (fax)

Links

LinkedIn
Twitter

Related Legal Boutiques

Personal Injury


Education

J.D., Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law, 2003
B.A., Washington University, 2000

Court Admissions

Maryland Court of Special Appeals
District Court of Maryland
U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland
Superior Court for the District of Columbia
Superior and Inferior Courts of the Commonwealth of Virginia
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia

Bar Admissions

Maryland, 2004
Virginia, 2012
District of Columbia, 2012