Kenneth R. West, Esq.

Kenneth R. West, Esq.: Attorney with Abrams & West, P.C. AV stamp icon
  • Partner at Abrams & West, P.C. (3 Attorneys)
  • 4550 Montgomery Avenue, Suite 760N, Bethesda, MD 20814
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Ken West has for the past twenty-five years earned an AV® rating from Martindale-Hubbell®, the highest recognition available for professional ability and ethics. Prior to forming Abrams & West in 1984, Mr. West was the senior litigation partner at the law firm of Levitan, Ezrin, West & Kerxton, Chtd. Prior to that, he served as a trial attorney in the criminal and tax divisions of the District of Columbia Office of the Corporation Counsel.

Ken West has had the distinct honor of serving as Chairman of the Montgomery County Judicial Selections Committee, and has also served as an officer in the Montgomery County Bar Association. In addition, Mr. West has been on the Board of Directors for the Montgomery County Bar Foundation, and has served as a court-appointed mediator and arbitrator. He is also a Bencher with the Rockville chapter of the Inn's of Court.

Professional Associations & Memberships

- Montgomery County Executive Board, Officer

- Maryland Bar Association, Officer, Member and Executive Board

- Montgomery County Bar Foundation, Board Member

- Bethesda Advisory Commission, Board Member

- Bethesda/Chevy Chase Chamber of Commerce, Board Member

- Rockville Inn's of Court, Bencher

Past Employment Positions

- Levitan, Ezrin, West & Kerxton, Chtd., Partner, 1973-1984

- District of Columbia, Office of the Corporation Counsel, Trial Attorney, 1970-1972

Areas of Practice (5)

  • Personal Injury Law
  • Probate Litigation
  • Contract Litigation
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Insurance Litigation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
240-670-3162  Phone
(301)-951-1570  Phone
(301)-951-1543  Fax
University Attended:
George Washington University, Washington, D.C., B.B.A.
Law School Attended:
George Washington University National Law Center, Washington, D.C., J.D.
Year of First Admission:
U.S. District Courts for Maryland, The District of Columbia and Appellate Courts; 1973, Maryland; 1969, District of Columbia; U.S. Supreme Court

Peer Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0
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  • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.

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