Karen M. Rabenau is a partner in the law firm of Twiggs, Strickland & Rabenau, P.A., in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, where she concentrates her practice on cases involving catastrophic personal injury, wrongful death, business torts, defective products and property owner negligence or premises liability. Over the past 23 years, Ms. Rabenau has successfully represented clients in civil cases in state and federal courts and before arbitration panels.
Karen M. Rabenau holds an AV Preeminent* 5.0 out of 5 peer review rating through Martindale-Hubbell - the highest rating available. She has been named to the Best Lawyers in America from 2003 to 2017 for her accomplishments in personal injury litigation and medical malpractice law, and she has been selected for inclusion in North Carolina Super Lawyers from 2008 to 2017.
Karen serves on the Litigation Section Council of the North Carolina Bar Association, currently as Chair, after serving for four years as Ethics Co-Chair and also as Treasurer, Secretary and Vice-Chair. Karen has served on the Board of Governors of the North Carolina Advocates for Justice, and as Chair of the Medico–Legal Liaison Committee for the North Carolina Bar Association. Karen also speaks to physician groups across North Carolina about legal topics. In the community, Karen serves on the board of Caring House, and as a board trustee for a local independent school.
While at UNC Law School, Karen was one of two students in her second year class to be chosen as a member of the Holderness Moot Court National Team. During her undergraduate studies at Hollins College, Karen was a Hollins Scholar and elected to Phi Beta Kappa.
*AV Preeminent and BV Distinguished are certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell peer review ratings fall into two categories: legal ability and general ethical standards.
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Last Updated: 3/6/2017