Robert J. Farley

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Medical Malpractice Attorney in Upper Marlboro, MD

The Jaklitsch Law Group
 | 14350 Old Marlboro Pike, Upper Marlboro, MD 20772
Phone: 301-627-8700
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2017 - 2019
Licensed Since: 1985
Practice Areas:
  • Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff (60%),
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (30%),
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution (10%)
Attorney Profile

Robert J. Farley is a senior trial attorney at Jaklitsch Law Group, located in Upper Marlboro, Maryland. Providing representation to clients in Prince George's County, Baltimore and throughout the state, he focuses his practice on plaintiff's personal injury and wrongful death litigation, with a particular emphasis on medical malpractice. In this regard, Mr. Farley builds on his years of previous experience as a partner with a medical malpractice defense firm, enabling him to anticipate the types of tactics that defense counsel might try to employ in cases involving surgical errors, medication mistakes and failure to diagnose. Other types of personal injury and wrongful death cases that he has handled include motor vehicle, bicycle and pedestrian accidents.

Raised in Maryland, Mr. Farley attended Loyola University Maryland, where he majored in business administration and management and obtained a Bachelor of Arts in 1982. He then pursued his legal studies at the University of Baltimore School of Law and received his Juris Doctor in 1985. While there, Mr. Farley was first an editor and then the managing editor of the University of Baltimore Law Forum. After graduation, he served a clerkship with a judge on the Court of Appeals of Maryland before entering private practice in 1986. Admitted to practice before all Maryland state courts, Mr. Farley is also admitted to practice in Virginia, West Virginia and the District of Columbia.

Mr. Farley has tried more than 125 cases to jury verdict during his career. He also has extensive mediation and other alternative dispute resolution experience. An active participant in several legal groups, his memberships include the Prince George’s County Bar Association and The Bar Association of Anne Arundel County, Inc.

Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice (60%): Medical Malpractice, Birth Injury

Personal Injury - General (30%): Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Wrongful Death

Alternative Dispute Resolution (10%): Arbitration, Mediation

Focus Areas

Medical Malpractice, Birth Injury, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Wrongful Death, Arbitration, Mediation


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Super Lawyers: 2017 - 2019

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About Robert Farley

Admitted: 1985, Maryland

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Honors and Awards:

  • AVVO Rating - 10.0 Top Attorney, AVVO, 2018
  • Top 10 Attorney Award - Maryland, National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys, 2018
  • AVVO Clients' Choice Award - 2017; The National Trial Lawyers - Top 100 Civil Plaintiffs' Trial Lawyers - Md.- 2017; Fellow, The Maryland Bar Foundation; ABOTA - 2012-2016.

Educational Background:

  • Loyola University of Maryland

Industry Groups

  • Civil Litigation
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Office Location for Robert J. Farley

14350 Old Marlboro Pike
Upper Marlboro, MD 20772

Phone: 301-627-8700


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Last Updated: 5/4/2018

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