Back & Spinal Cord Injuries

Columbia MD Spinal Cord Injury Attorney


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Our Columbia, Maryland, spinal cord injury lawyer, Jonathan Scott Smith, has more than 35 years of experience protecting the rights of the injured. If you or someone you love has sustained a back or spinal cord injury due to the negligence of another person, turn to the law office of Jonathan Scott Smith for the legal help you can trust. Our law firm is dedicated to securing maximum compensation for spinal cord injury victims.

Mr. Smith’s extensive trial experience and track record of successful Past Results has earned him the recognition of his peers and clients:

  • Maryland Super Lawyer
  • Top 100 Lawyers in Maryland by Super Lawyers (2014)
  • 10.0 Superb” as a litigation attorney by AVVO.
  • “Client’s Choice Award” by AVVO, based on average client reviews of 5 stars the highest client review possible.
  • Client Distinction Award (Client Review Rating of 4.5 or higher on 5.0 scale – less than 4% of 900,000+ attorneys listed by Martindale-Hubbell).
  • “10 Best Attorneys in the State of Maryland in Client Satisfaction,” American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys
  • The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100 Trial Lawyers (by invitation only and limited to the Top 100 Trial Lawyers from each state).
  • AV-Preeminent™*” Highest Peer Rating by Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory (28 consecutive years).
  • The Million Dollar Advocates Forum (Awarded to fewer than 1% of U.S. Attorneys who have Obtained Multi-Million Dollar Verdicts, Awards and Settlements).

These include the highest ratings possible for legal skill, ethical practice, a lawyer’s years in practice, disciplinary history, professional achievements and industry recognition.

Call our law firm today to speak with our Baltimore personal injury attorney. We can be reached at 410-740-0101.

How Were You Injured?

Spinal cord injuries can arise from many acts of negligence. Our personal injury law firm is highly skilled in handling back injuries that involve:

Attorney Jonathan Scott Smith can set to work immediately, often with a team of experts, to identify the cause of the accident. Additionally, he works with medical experts who clearly provide our firm with accurate information regarding the long-term implications of your back injury. The severity of a spinal cord injury will depend on the location of the injury. We handle the following:

  • Herniated discs
  • Bulging discs
  • Paraplegia
  • Quadriplegia

Depending on the type of injury you sustained, you can encounter a host of problems ― from chronic back pain to spinal fusion surgeries to decreased mobility.

For people who have become paralyzed from a car, truck or motorcycle accident, the expenses will be too much for the typical family to afford. Our law firm seeks the maximum compensation you require to adjust to your new circumstances as much as possible. You may require special accommodations to your home and vehicle, long-term in-home care, extensive medical treatment, therapy and other necessities. We seek the compensation that will allow you to pay for your necessities and care.

Talk To Us Today

We are here to help you get the compensation you deserve. If a spinal cord injury has changed your life, call us at 410-740-0101. Or, contact us online.

Ellicott City Car Accident Back Injuries Lawyer

Attorney Jonathan Scott Smith represents clients in personal injury, medical malpractice, nursing home abuse and negligence, criminal defense and drunk driving / DUI defense throughout Maryland, including the cities of Columbia, Clarksville, Sykesville, Fulton, Elkridge, Frederick, Mt. Airy, Ellicott City, Laurel, Westminster, and Baltimore. Lawyer Smith also provides experienced legal representation for clients in Baltimore County, Anne Arundel County, Carroll County, Prince Georges (Prince George) County, Howard County and Montgomery County, MD.

“You were well prepared, very professional and competent. Your trial skills are outstanding. I went to court with confidence. I can see why you are well respected in the legal community; you gave 110% to me and my case.
Ruth P.


Female robotics engineer sustained ankle and spinal fractures when chair collapsed during business meeting. Jury returned verdict for $342,983.00.



  • Jonathan Scott Smith 10490 Little Patuxent Parkway, Suite 200 ,Columbia, MD 21044-4960

  • Call for consultation 410-740-0101