Jobeth R. Bowers

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Baltimore, MD

Bowers Law LLC
 | 339 East 25th St, Baltimore, MD 21218
Phone: 410-885-6200
Selected to Rising Stars: 2016 - 2018
Licensed Since: 2014
Practice Areas:
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (50%),
  • Criminal Defense (40%),
  • Bankruptcy: Consumer (10%)
Attorney Profile

Attorney Jobeth R. Bowers is the founder of The Law Offices of Jobeth R. Bowers in Baltimore, Maryland. Mr. Bowers primarily focuses his practice on criminal defense and personal injury matters. He handles cases involving automobile accidents, bankruptcy, drug charges, DWI, juvenile defense, medical malpractice and workers’ compensation, serving clients throughout the greater Baltimore area, including Baltimore County, Cecil County and Elkton, Maryland.

Mr. Bowers earned his law degree from the University of Baltimore School of Law and has been admitted to practice law in Maryland since 2014. While attending law school he was a member of the university’s criminal practice clinic, which allowed him to represent clients and litigate a wide range of cases through the local public defender’s office.

Before attending law school and starting his own practice, Mr. Bowers spent many years working in the legal profession. Since founding his law firm, he has continued to build his practice in the areas of criminal defense and personal injury law, handling a variety of claims involving complex insurance matters and providing strong and effective representation to victims of catastrophic injury caused by negligence.   

In addition to running his law practice, Mr. Bowers is committed to participating in volunteer work. He gives back to his community by being involved in a variety of county and state agencies and doing pro bono work whenever he can. He is also active in the community within Cecil County and is a member of the Elkton, Maryland, chapter of Business Network International.

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Personal Injury - General (50%): Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Personal Injury - Defense

Criminal Defense (40%): Criminal Law

Bankruptcy (10%): Bankruptcy Law

Focus Areas

Personal Injury - General: Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Personal Injury - Defense

Criminal Defense: Criminal Law

Bankruptcy: Bankruptcy Law

Selections

top-imageSelected to Rising Stars for 3 years

Rising Stars: 2016 - 2018

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White Papers

  • 5 Tips to dealing with police confrontation (2014) - A general guide on how to handle one's self when confronted by the police. This quick guide is informational, and does not constitute legal advice, as all situations are unique, and vary based on the individual situation.

  • About Jobeth Bowers

    Admitted: 2014, Maryland

    Professional Webpage: http://bowerslawmd.com/firm-overview/attorneys/

    Honors and Awards:

    • Awarded the 2015 Client's Choice Award by avvo.com, a leading resource for individuals seeking counsel and other various legal information, AVVO.COM CLIENT'S CHOICE AWARD, 2015
    • Awarded the 2014 Client's Choice Award in Criminal Defense by avvo.com, a leading resource for individuals seeking counsel and other various legal information., Client's Choice Award-Criminal Defense, Avvo.com, 2014
    • Super Lawyer

    Special Licenses/Certifications:

    • Federal License: United States District Court for the District of Maryland, 2015

    Bar/Professional Activity:

    • Elkton BNI Chapter, Member

    Pro bono/Community Service:

    • "low bono" work with the Office of the Public Defender in Cecil County handling about 200 hours per year of conflict of interest "panel" cases at a substantially reduced fee., 2015
    • Pro Bono Expungement Clinic- Elkton, MD Meeting Ground Organized and participated in a pro bono expungement clinic in Elkton, MD to benefit the Meeting Ground organization (www.meetingground.org). The effort is an ongoing one to provide free access to expungement of criminal records to the homeless in the community so that they may attempt to move past any charges that are eligible for expungement., 2014

    Scholarly Lectures and Writings:

    • Attorney Bowers is a regular guest speaker for a local driver's education academy. Speaking on topics such as driving safety, what to do following an motorvehicle accident, and how to interact with the police in a traffic stop., Guest Lecturer, Start Safe Driving School, 2017
    • The updated version of the 2011 guide to buying insurance in Maryland. This new guide has a more substantial focus on the ways to maximize one's automobile insurance policy just in case of an pending automobile accident. , Author, Making the most of your Maryland Auto Insurance Policy, Auto Accidents, Insurance, 2015
    • Co Authored with Attorney Marc G. Snyder, this short guide to buying automobile insurance in Maryland is aimed toward explaining to clients and potential clients the various aspects of an auto insurance policy, and show how those parts apply if one were to ever be injured in an automobile accident. An updated edition is scheduled for publishing in early 2015., CoAuthor, Buying Auto Insurance in Maryland, Auto Insurance, 2011

    Verdicts and Settlements:

    • $100,000 policy limits settlement. Resolved a policy limits claim for client within a time frame allowing for minimal out of pocket expense for client, maximizing in-pocket return for client, 2017
    • Aggregate auto accident settlements: $520,000. Representing 2 plaintiffs in a complex injury claim involving insurance from Maryland and Pennsylvania. Both claims ultimately resolved after suit filed for $520,000 combined, 2017
    • Double UIM claim. Client was passenger, injured by a vehicle with state minimum coverage($30,000). Host vehicle had UIM of 50K. Client's household vehicle coverage had UIM of 100K. Successfully navigated a total resolution of $85,000 through 3 separate insurance policies, 2016
    • Slip and Fall settlement $20,000.00. Claim previously rejected by 3 other attorneys. Successfully resolved for $20,000.00, 2016
    • $189,000 attorney resolution following $3,550 un represented offer. Client came to our firm having received an offer of less than $4,000 for an injury case 6 months post accident. Through negotiation and investigation an excess coverage policy was found, and settlement was made for full $100,000 limit of primary policy and an additional $89,000 from the excess policy, 2016
    • Felony Kidnapping charges. All charges dropped by State. Circuit Court for Cecil County, 2015
    • Working as second chair in a first degree murder charge against a 14 year old client. Substantial work done on several motions issues that were substantial in having the State drop charges against client, 2015

    Industry Groups

  • Auto Accidents
  • Criminal Defense
  • Insurance Education
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    Office Location for Jobeth R. Bowers

    339 East 25th St
    Baltimore, MD 21218

    Phone: 410-885-6200

     

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    Last Updated: 10/5/2017

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