Experienced Counsel. Proven Results.
Twiggs Strickland & Rabenau has a 60-year history helping seriously injured people and families who have lost loved ones as a result of negligence. We pursue wrongful death and serious injury cases caused by tractor-trailer and auto wrecks, medical and professional negligence, and defective products and premises. The firm also handles significant business tort cases involving fraud, and unfair and deceptive trade practices.
Twiggs Strickland & Rabenau partners have earned inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America®, are selected to Super Lawyers®, and have earned an AV-Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 rating from Martindale- Hubbell®. Twiggs Strickland & Rabenau has been named to Best Law Firms® 2014, with a Raleigh Tier 1 Ranking for Plaintiffs’ Personal Injury Litigation as ranked by U.S. News & World Report - Best Lawyers®.
Twiggs, Strickland & Rabenau’s clients need lawyers they can trust, and our most important goal is earning and preserving that trust.
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Our attorneys have received many honors from their peers and are active in prominent organizations such as the:
The attorneys at Twiggs Strickland & Rabenau have earned recognition as preeminent lawyers in their field according to the top national rating systems. These include Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review, Super Lawyers, and The Best Lawyers in America.
Don Strickland was recently selected Best Lawyers' 2015 Raleigh Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs "Lawyer of the Year" and was also selected by Durham Magazine as one of the top three lawyers in Durham in its August 2014 edition and was the only trial lawyer selected in the top three lawyers. Don was also been selected to Business North Carolina’s Legal Elite in the field of litigation in North Carolina in 2012. Don serves on the Board of Directors of the International Academy of Trial Lawyers, an invitation-only organization that limits its membership in the United States to 500 active trial lawyers under the age of 70 and has fellows in more than 30 countries. Don is a fellow of the International Society of Barristers, and the American Board of Trial Advocacy, two other prominent invitation-only legal organizations. Don has served on the Board of Governors of the North Carolina Advocates for Justice.
Karen Rabenau is listed as one of the Top 50 women Lawyers in North Carolina by Super Lawyers. Karen was selected for the inaugural edition of the Martindale-Hubbell® Bar Register of Preeminent Women Lawyers™, an honor for women attorneys who have received the highest possible rating in both legal ability and ethical standards from their peers. Fewer than 5 percent of women lawyers have been recognized with an AV Preeminent® Rating. Karen serves on the Litigation Section Council of the North Carolina Bar Association as its Treasurer, having previously served for four years as Ethics Co-Chair, and has previously served on the Board of Governors of the North Carolina Advocates for Justice.
When you need help, trust Twiggs Strickland & Rabenau
Have you suffered serious injury or lost a loved one as a result of someone else's negligence or carelessness? Are you concerned that an insurance company will take advantage of your situation? Do you want a law firm that cares about you and your case?
Selecting a recognized, well-established firm to represent you can have a strong impact on the outcome of your case. Here is why you should consider Twiggs Strickland & Rabenau:
- Our mission is to ensure our clients receive the best possible legal representation.
- We devote the effort and attention necessary for success in our clients' cases.
- We are dedicated to providing caring and responsive service while building the strongest case possible for every client.
- Judges and opposing counsel respect our work for injured people. Our reputation helps our clients' cases get the attention they deserve.
- Our attorneys understand your loss, your pain, and your suffering.
- We have recovered hundreds of millions of dollars for our clients.
The fact that Twiggs Strickland & Rabenau has been serving clients for more than 60 years benefits you another way. We strive to resolve issues as quickly as possible for our clients, but there are times when a case may go on for many years through many courts. Our long history proves that Twiggs Strickland & Rabenau will continue to provide you with quality representation—even if your case takes years or goes all the way to the Supreme Court. Law firms come and go. We don't.