Class Action Suits

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The Law Offices of Chaikin & Sherman Announce Updated Website

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Washington DC personal injury attorneys, Ira Sherman and Donald Chaikin recently updatedrepparttar firmís website located at The website features attorney profiles detailing Chaikin & Shermanís background and expertise. It also includes each ofrepparttar 149395 types of personal injury cases that they provide inrepparttar 149396 Washington DC, Maryland and Northern Virginia areas. The practice areas include serious personal injury, auto accidents, brain injury, medical malpractice, tractor-trailer accidents, constitutional law, civil rights, discrimination, wrongful death, consumer fraud, bad faith insurance claims, defective products, pharmacy errors, nursing home injuries, airplane accidents, train accidents and injuries caused by terrorism.

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