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    Johns Hopkins agrees to pay $190 million to Dr. Levy victims

    The Cochran Firm is pleased to announce that Johns Hopkins Hospital has agreed to pay $190 million to victims of gynecologist Dr. Nikita Levy, who secretly taped his patients’ pelvic exams. “The injuries suffered by our clients has been tremendous as a result of the grossly inappropriate actions of Dr. Levy and the failures of The Johns Hopkins system,” David Haynes, Managing Attorney and Member of the Plaintiffs’ Steering Committee, said. “This proposed settlement will bring closure to this horrible ordeal and help our clients…

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    About Us

    The experienced and thorough personal injury lawyers at The Cochran Firm, DC, have highly specialized knowledge in various practice areas. Find out more about our attorneys and what makes us America’s law firm.

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    Personal Injury

    The Washington, DC office of The Cochran Firm brings experienced, high-caliber legal representation to ordinary citizens who have suffered severe, catastrophic injuries caused by the careless actions of others.

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    Experienced Attorneys in the News

    Our high-profile, high-stakes cases garner local and national headlines. Our seasoned team of injury attorneys are also regularly interviewed by Washington, D.C., Baltimore, and national media outlets when journalists need an experienced attorney’s opinion.

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    Medical Malpractice

    Injuries sustained by the negligence of medical professionals can be physically and emotionally damaging. The Cochran Firm can help to bring those who are responsible for your injuries to justice.

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Important Verdicts, Meaningful Results

Johnnie L. Cochran, Jr., believed every American citizen, wronged by even the most powerful of opponents, deserves justice. To fulfill this vision, The Cochran Firm has more than 25 law offices nationwide. Established in 2002, the Firm has a strong local presence in the nation’s capital and The Cochran Firm brings the resources of a national personal injury law firm to DC, Maryland and Northern Virginia residents.

As The Cochran Firm continues to achieve meaningful success for their clients nationally, the DC office has accomplished notable verdicts and settlements locally, attesting to the personal injury  attorneys’ trial experience and determination. Oftentimes a settlement offer is not enough to right a wrong, so our personal injury attorneys will adamantly pursue cases to trial. In addition, when appropriate, The Cochran Firm insists on reforms by the defendant or industry, in addition to financial compensation, to curb future wrongdoing.

What Makes Our Personal Injury Firm Different From Others?

Personalized, Attentive Legal Services

At The Cochran Firm in DC, the attorneys treat your case as though it is the case of a family member. In fact, the injury attorneys work so closely with clients that, by the end of the representation, many clients have expressed that they feel as though their attorney is a caring family member or friend who worked tirelessly on their behalf.

At The Cochran Firm, DC, our injury attorneys will dedicate the time and personal attention necessary to successfully litigate your case and ensure you receive sufficient compensation for your injuries. The DC attorneys handle a limited number of cases, unlike other firms whose attorneys may deal with hundreds of cases at a time. Throughout the entire process, you will receive personalized and thorough legal services.

Have You Or a Loved One Suffered Personal Injury?

If you live in Washington DC, Maryland or Northern Virginia, or the surrounding areas, and have suffered because of someone else’s negligence, please contact the experienced DC personal injury attorneys at The Cochran Firm, DC, to schedule a no-charge consultation.

Recent News

Plane crashes into Gaithersburg, Maryland home, leaving six dead

Plane crashes into Gaithersburg, Maryland home, leaving six dead

December 8th, 2014

A small corporate jet crashed into a Gaitherburg, Maryland home on Monday morning causing six fatali[...]

WUSA 9: attorney Scott Lucas on $10M lawsuit over DC police officer who allegedly took illicit photos

WUSA 9: attorney Scott Lucas on $10M lawsuit over DC police officer who allegedly took illicit photos

November 25th, 2014

CBS WUSA 9 interviewed Washington, D.C. injury attorney Scott Lucas about his representation of the [...]

Attorney Karen Evans appears on Fox News’ Hannity to discuss Ebola

Attorney Karen Evans appears on Fox News' Hannity to discuss Ebola

November 5th, 2014

Karen Evans, a partner with The Cochran Firm, D.C., an experienced medical malpractice attorney, and[...]

WTOP radio interviews medical malpractice attorney and former nurse Karen Evans on legal rights of nurses who contract Ebola

WTOP radio interviews medical malpractice attorney and former nurse Karen Evans on legal rights of nurses who contract Ebola

October 20th, 2014

WTOP News Radio recently interviewed Karen Evans, a partner with The Cochran Firm, D.C., about the l[...]

Attorney and former nurse Karen Evans discusses legal rights for hospital workers amid Ebola fears on Fox 5

Attorney and former nurse Karen Evans discusses legal rights for hospital workers amid Ebola fears on Fox 5

October 17th, 2014

DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG On Oct. 17, 2014, Karen Evans, former nurse and medical malpractice attorne[...]


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If you suffered internal bleeding after taking the anticoagulant drug Xarelto (rivaroxaban), you may be eligible for compensation.

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Injuries resulting from medical malpractice can alter your life forever.

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A mass tort is a civil action involving numerous plaintiffs against one or a few corporate defendants in state or federal court.

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Wrongful death and injury lawsuits are being filed nationwide due to injuries and side effects caused by GranuFlo.

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Hip Replacement Lawsuits

If you or a loved one was harmed by a hip replacement device, you may be eligible to receive compensation by filing a hip…

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If you or a family member has been harmed by a vaginal mesh device, our experienced product liability lawyers can help.

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