Law Office of Jeffrey Downey

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Firm Overview

An experienced trial attorney with a proven track record of exceptional verdicts in personal injury, malpractice, elder neglect and complex litigation cases.


As an experienced trial attorney Mr. Downey has litigated numerous types of cases in both Federal and state courts in Maryland, the District of Columbia, Virginia, West Virginia and New York. He spent the first seven years of his legal career doing defense work for the Federal Government and a Virginia insurance defense firm. He defended a wide variety of cases including personal injury cases, criminal matters, employment matters, medical malpractice cases, declaratory judgment actions, commercial cases and civil rights claims.


After working for the large national law firm of Robins Kaplan Miller and Ciresi, Mr. Downey opened up his own firm in 1997. Now you can hire a big firm lawyer who used to work for insurance companies, but now works for you.


Main Office


1225 I Street, NW
Suite 600
Washington DC  DC  20005

Phone
  • (202) 712-9120

Other Offices


  • 4655 Neely Ann Court
    Alexandria,  VA  22310

Jeffrey Downey

As an experienced trial attorney Mr. Downey has litigated numerous types of cases in both Federal and state courts in Maryland, the District of Columbia, Virginia, West Virginia and New York. He spent the first seven years of his legal career doing defense work for the Federal Government and a Virginia insurance defense firm. He defended a wide variety of cases including personal injury cases, criminal matters, employment matters, medical malpractice cases, declaratory judgment actions, commercial cases and civil rights claims.

License
  • Bar Number: Virginia Bar Admissi
  • Bar Number: Washington DC Bar Ad
  • Bar Number: Maryland Bar Admissi
  • Bar Number: West Virginia Bar Ad
  • Bar Number: New York Bar Admissi
Education
  • State University of New York at Albany
    BA , 1985
    Albany, NY
  • Hofstra Law School
    Juris Doctor , 1989
    Hempstead, NY

Articles Written

Signs of Elder Neglect and Abuse

Created On: 10/20/2010

Elders in both nursing homes and assisted living facilities are vulnerable to neglect and  abuse.  The potential for neglect is even greater for demented elders who cannot advocate on their own behalf...

How Do Insurance Companies Handle Auto Accident Claims

Created On: 10/14/2010

If you are injured in an automobile accident, you may decide to pursue a claim against the responsible party. Hopefully, that person will be insured, in which case, your claim will be defended by an insurance company. Before...

Example Letter to Contest a Ticket Request Evidence in DC

Created On: 10/10/2010

John Doe, Defendant in the above-captioned proceeding and moves this  Bureau for the production of exculpatory and other evidence prior to any hearing and in support thereof states as follows...

Distict Of Columbia's Automated Traffic Enforcement System

Created On: 10/07/2010

If you have ever driven through the District of Columbia, you may have received a ticket through their automated traffic enforcement system (ATE System).  This system, established by DC Code §50-2209-01, delegates...

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