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Howard Barry Ackerman

Practice areas:

Personal Injury, Workers Compensation, Social Security

About Me

      I have been representing accident victims and injured workers since 1987. Every case I accept receives my personal attention.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1986

  1. Personal Injury: 60%
  2. Workers Compensation: 30%
  3. Social Security: 10%

Payment

Fees:

Contingent (20-40%)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

6 total 

  • Lakota Robin Denton

    I endorse this lawyer.

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    Lakota Denton Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Other

  • Walter David Falcon

    Howard is an excellent attorney and aggressive advocate for his clients. He is knowledgeable in both workers' compensation and personal injury law and I would not hesitate to recommend him to anyone looking for an experienced lawyer.

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    Walter Falcon Workers Compensation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Ackerman Law Firm, P.C.

Suite 110
1921 Gallows Road
Tysons Corner, VA, 22182

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
MDActive199206/08/2015
DCActive 198705/24/2015
VAAuthorized to practice law198603/11/2014

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale Hubbell2015
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale Hubbell2014
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale Hubbell2013
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale Hubbell2012
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2011
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Ratedmartindale Hubbell2010
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Ratedmartindale Hubbell2009
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale Hubbell2008
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale Hubbell2007
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale Hubbell2006
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale Hubbell2005

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
OwnerAckerman Law Firm, P.C.2011 - Present
AttorneyChasenBoscolo Injury Lawyers2005 - 2011
Owner/AttorneyLaw Office of Howard B. Ackerman1995 - 2005
Associate AttorneyLaw Office of Eric May1987 - 1995

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Inns of Court - Virginia Workers' Compensation ChapterMaster of the Bench2014 - Present
Virginia Trial Lawyers AssociationMember1987 - Present
Trial Lawyers Association of Metropolitan Washington, D.C.Member1987 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Craddock Moving & Storage v. SettlesClaimant's award of workers'compensation benefits affirmed.

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Virginia Trial Lawyers Association JournalArticle comparing the workers’ compensation laws of the District of Columbia, Maryland, and Virginia2004

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
American University, Washington College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1986
Vassar CollegePolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1983

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Workers' Compensation: The Settlement Process and HearingsVirginia Workers' Compensation2014
Workers' Compensation in the District of ColumbiaWorkers' Compensation in the District of Columbia1994