Since W. Charles Meltmar graduated from law school, he has represented plaintiffs in a wide range of civil suits ranging from police misconduct to medical malpractice. During this time he has tried approximately 150 cases before judges and juries. He now limits his practice to cases in the area of nursing home abuse and neglect, medical malpractice and catastrophic personal injury.
Mr. Meltmar is licensed to practice law in the State of Maryland, the District of Columbia, and the Commonwealth of Virginia. He is also admitted before the United States District Court for the District of Maryland and the District of Columbia, and the United States Supreme Court.
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I endorse this lawyer. Charles and I worked together for a number of years, I have known him for over a decade, and have found him to be competent, aggressive and very successful. I do not hesitate to refer him medical malpractice cases or other difficult tort matters.
Andrew McGuire Bankruptcy & Debt Attorney
Relationship: Worked together on matter
I have had the good fortune of knowing Mr. Meltmar on a professional basis for over 20 years. He is a conscientious, extremely capable, highly experienced and very successful trial attorney who specializes in nursing home negligence and medical malpractice. He consistently achieves outstanding results on behalf of his clients and I strongly endorse him.
Jonathan Goldberg Personal Injury Attorney
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
|VA||Authorized to practice law||2005||09/15/2015|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers||2014|
|Nursing home attorney||The Cochran Firm DC||2003 - Present|
|Attorney||Regan & Associates Chartered||1995 - 2003|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|District of Columbia Trial Lawyers Association||Board Member||2012 - Present|
|American Trial Lawyers Association||Member||1992 - Present|
|Maryland Trial Lawyers Association||Member||1992 - Present|
|American Bar Association||Member||1992 - Present|
|Estate of Joseph Roberts v. Carriage Hill Nursing and Rehabiliation Center||Verdict of $1,280,000|
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|University of the District of Columbia, David A. Clarke School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1992|
|George Washington University||Business Administration||BBA||1986|
|Knowledge is Power - Tackling the Long-Term Care Goliaths||Getting discovery that proves corporate greed and other nefarious things||2014|
|UMBC seminar||Police misconduct and excessive use of force||2001|