Selected as a Top Rated Lawyer™ in Washington, D.C. and Baltimore, 2012, 2013 and 2014 editions, in personal injury, trust and estate litigation as well as commercial litigation. Ken West has for the past 25 years been AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®, the highest recognition available for both professional ability and ethics.
Mr. West specializes in trust and estate litigation, personal injury and commercial litigation and has litigated hundreds of cases in the State Courts of Maryland, the District of Columbia and the Federal Courts in Maryland and the District of Columbia. His personal injury clients have recovered millions of dollars in judgments and settlements.
Ken West has had the distinct honor of serving as Chairman of the Montgomery County Judicial Selections Committee and has also served as an officer in the Montgomery County Bar Association. In addition, Mr. West has been on the Board of Directors for the Montgomery County Bar Foundation and has served as a court-appointed mediator and arbitrator. He is also a Bencher with the Rockville chapter of the Inns of Court.
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|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated||Martindale-Hubbell||2015|
|Top Rated Lawyers||Legal Leaders||2013|
|Partner||Abrams and West,P.C.||1984 - Present|
|Associate to Partner||Levitan, Ezrin,Cramer, West and Weinstein||1973 - 1984|
|Attorney||D.C. Corporation Counsel's Office||1970 - 1972|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Montgomery County Bar Association||Officer||1993 - 1995|
|District of Columbia Bar||Member||1969 - Present|
|Maryland State Bar Association||Member||1969 - Present|
|Maryland State Bar Association||Officer||N/A|
|Montgomery County Executive Board||Officer||N/A|
|Montgomery County Bar Foundation||Board Member||N/A|
|George Washington University National Law Center||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1969|
|George Washington University||N/A||BBA - Bachelor of Business Administration||1966|
|Lititgation Skills||Trial Practice||2005|