Truck Accidents

Top Rated Columbia MD Truck Accident Attorney


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Truckers and trucking companies are required to comply with federal and state trucking regulations. When they fail to do so, they put innocent motorists in harm’s way and at risk for serious injuries or death. If you or a family member has sustained a tractor trailer collision injury, the law office of Jonathan Scott Smith has the skills and resources to effectively handle your claim.

Top Rated Attorney

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.

Schedule your consultation today with a Columbia, Maryland, truck accident lawyer. We can be reached at 410-740-0101. We encourage you to seek help from our law firm as soon as possible. We can get to work immediately, ensuring that important evidence is preserved.

Causes of Trucking Accidents

Our Baltimore tractor trailer collision injury attorney, Jonathan Scott Smith, has been protecting the rights of injured clients for more than 35 years. He has extensive experience addressing the various issues involved in pursuing truck accident claims. Additionally, our attorney has access to a network of experts who investigate the accident scene and uncover the causes of the trucking accident. Common causes of truck accidents include:

  • Driver fatigue
  • Defective equipment
  • Improper lane changes/trucker cutting car off
  • Rear-end truck accidents
  • Improper background checks

We provide skilled personal injury services to people who have been injured in motor vehicle accidents on the Baltimore Beltway, Washington Beltway, I-695, I-495, I-95, I-70 and I-83.

Serious Injuries and Fatalities

Truck accidents frequently result in serious injuries and fatalities. Our law firm has the knowledge and the resources to effectively determine the long-term implications of the current injuries. A brain injury or a back or spinal cord injury will require many accommodations, medical treatment and a host of other expenses. Our law firm is dedicated to getting you the fair and full compensation you deserve for these serious injuries.

Call Us For Your Consultation

If you or a loved one has been injured in a truck accident, do not hesitate to call the law office of Jonathan Scott Smith at 410-740-0101. Or, contact us online.

Attorney Jonathan Scott Smith represents clients in wrongful death cases and personal injury cases involving bodily injuries in auto accidents, truck wrecks, drunk driving wrecks and motorcycle wrecks on the Baltimore Beltway, Washington Beltway, MD 295, Baltimore Washington Parkway, B-W Parkway, I-695, I-495, Interstate 95 in Maryland, I-70, Maryland Route 32, U.S. Route 29, Baltimore National Pike, Route 40, I-83 and serious injury accidents throughout Maryland.

Top Rated Ellicott City Tractor Trailer Collision Injury Lawyer

Lawyer Smith also provides experienced legal representation for clients in Baltimore, Columbia, MD, Clarksville, Sykesville, Fulton, Elkridge, Frederick, Mt. Airy, Ellicott City, Laurel, Westminster, 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.


Parents and minor children injured as a result of a head-on collision. Family to receive total of $628,000.00.



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

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