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Peter L Scherr

Personal injury Attorney at Rockville, MD

5.0   2 reviews
  • State Years
    Dist. of Columbia - DC 29 years
    Maryland - MD 31 years
  • Licensed for 29 years
    State DC
    Acquired 1994
    Status
    Good Standing No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 31 years
    State MD
    Acquired 1992
    Status
    Active No misconduct found

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About Peter

Learn Peter’s areas of practice.

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Practice areas
  1. Personal injury
    60%
    Motor vehicle accidents, pedestrian accidents, motorcycle accidents, trucking accidents, premises liability cases, products liability cases, medical and nursing home negligence cases and wrongful death cases.

    32 years, 2,000 cases

  2. Workers compensation
    25%
    Maryland and District of Columbia workers' compensation claims.

    30 years, 1,400 cases

  3. Civil rights
    5%
    Police brutality (Section 1983) claims.

    28 years, 25 cases

  4. Medical malpractice
    5%
    Medical and Dental/Oral Surgery Malpractice Cases.

    30 years, 25 cases

  5. Nursing home abuse and neglect
    5%
    Cases involving decubitus ulcers, falls, malnutrition and abuse.

    26 years, 25 cases

Location

Futrovsky, Forster & Scherr, Chartered
Rockville Office
401 North Washington Street, Suite 110
Rockville, MD, 20850-2356
Futrovsky, Forster & Scherr, Chartered
Silver Spring Office
8517 Piney Branch Road
Silver Spring, MD, 20901
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Posted by anonymous | July 30, 2009
handled car accident case with skill
Peter helped me for a car accident in which I was hurt. He was honest and straight forward in the way he handled my case. Even though, the insurance company put up road blocks because of my previous injury, Peter helped me in obtaining a nice settlement.
Posted by anonymous | July 30, 2009
Excellent Personal Injury Attorney
Mr. Scherr handled a wrongful death case resulting from my mother's untimely death caused by the negligence of multiple corporate defendants. His handleing of the case was professional as he regulartly communicated with me and my family, and he resolved the case with sensitivity. I would highly recommend Mr. Scherr to anyone with a personal injury or wrongful death case.
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Cost

Rates
  • Contingency 20%-40%

Resume

AVVO RATING 7.7 (Very Good)

Work Experience

  • Shareholder
  • Futrovsky, Forster & Scherr, Chartered
  • 1995 - Present

Education

  • Washington University School of Law
  • Juris Doctor
  • 1992
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • B.A.
  • 1989

Sample of Legal Cases

  • Confidential
  • Settlement: $930,000.
  • Confidential
  • Settlement of $1,000,000.
  • Tabori v. Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority
  • Settlement for $1,250,000.
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Associations

  • Maryland Association for Justice
  • N/A

Honors and Awards

  • AV Rating
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2008
  • Super Lawyer - Maryland and District of Columbia
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2007

Publications

  • Washington University Journal of Urban and Contemporary Law
  • The Juvenile Curfew Ordinance, In Search of a New Standard of Review
  • 1992

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Personal injury Attorney | Apr 14
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I endorse this lawyer. Peter and I worked on a case together where our clients had overlapping interests. Peter is very thorough and has a keen legal mind."
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Peter L Scherr
Personal injury Attorney
Rockville, MD
Licensed for 31 years