Twiggs, Strickland & Rabenau

Twiggs, Strickland & Rabenau
  • Established in 1950
  • Firm Size 5
  • Skilled Trial Attorneys Who Are Ready to Help You
  • Peer Reviews
    5.0/5.0 (3)
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    100% Recommended (1)
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About this firm

Founded in 1950, the Durham, North Carolina law firm of Twiggs, Strickland & Rabenau has successfully represented countless clients in personal injury claims. Along the way, we personally observed the evolution of modern laws affecting the rights of individuals injured due to the fault of others. We receive many referrals from other law firms due to our hard-won reputation for successful litigation. Our attorneys practice in many areas of law. However, our primary areas of practice are:

-Personal Injury

-Professional Negligence

-Business Torts

-Products Liability

-Premises Liability

Firm Philosophy

Personal Attention. Our attorneys feel a duty to people who are unjustly injured and need protection and assistance while adjusting to a new lifestyle. We provide respectful, reliable service to our clients. Since we devote personal attention to each client, we only take a limited number of cases. This means each client is treated with the utmost attention. Judges and opposing counsel know Twiggs, Strickland & Rabenau will only bring valid cases to trial.

Quality Representation. Our firm believes high-quality legal representation should be available to all individuals regardless of their financial situation. We operate on a contingency fee system-you do not pay any legal fees unless we win your case.

Diligence. We look out for your best interests. We will never take the easy way out if it means making our clients settle for less. This diligence pays off-our clients collectively have received hundreds of millions of dollars in damages from successful court cases.

Though resolving cases outside the court is preferable, our lawyers know negotiation is not always possible. Twiggs, Strickland & Rabenau attorneys have the experience, skill, and acumen necessary to aggressively pursue a trial before a jury. We have developed extensive resources over the years to strengthen our clients' cases:

-Connections with a national network of top private investigators to share information and get answers to hard questions

-Relationships with expert witnesses to testify on behalf of clients

-Specialists to ensure clients are getting the best care

-Technologies to enhance communication and to manage large amounts of information. Applying the latest legal innovations and technology to your case Attorneys at Twiggs, Strickland & Rabenau are innovative. For example, we were one of the first North Carolina personal injury law practices to offer video conferencing. We use focus groups for every major case going to trial. These technological advances have helped Twiggs, Strickland & Rabenau achieve its winning track record.

Once Twiggs, Strickland & Rabenau accepts your case, you are a top priority.

-Every aspect of your claim is meticulously explored and documented.

-Every case is staffed with two attorneys and a certified paralegal.

Our knowledgeable legal experts work together throughout the entire legal process to ensure your case does not suffer because of legal complications. We respond to your needs and welcome any questions or concerns you may have.

Twiggs, Strickland & Rabenau has an excellent reputation in the public and legal communities throughout North Carolina. We cherish positive feedback from our clients and strive to ensure we fulfill your expectations.

Our attorneys have received many honors from their peers and are active in professional legal organizations such as the:

-International Academy of Trial Lawyers

-International Society of Barristers

-American Board of Trial Advocates

-American Association for Justice

-North Carolina Advocates for Justice

-North Carolina Bar Association

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 has also been recognized as among the Legal Elite in the Litigation category in Business North Carolina magazine. Karen Rabenau was selected for the inaugural edition of the Martindale-Hubbell® Bar Register of Preeminent Women Lawyers™ - exclusively for women attorneys who have received the highest possible rating in both legal ability and ethical standards from their peers. Less than 5% of women lawyers have been recognized with an AV Preeminent Rating.

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Areas of Practice (24)

Specific Practice Area and Industry Group Details across multiple offices:

  • Personal Injury
  • Professional Negligence
  • Business Torts
  • Products Liability
  • Premises Liability
  • Car Accidents
  • Truck Accidents
  • Plane & Helicopter Crashes
  • Watercraft Injuries
  • Electrocution & Electric Injuries
  • Fire & Explosions
  • Crane Accidents
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Legal Malpractice
  • Accounting Malpractice
  • Unfair Trade Practices
  • Fraud
  • Insurance Bad Faith
  • Defective Products
  • Motor vehicle Defects
  • Defective Medical Devices
  • Dangerous or Defective Drugs
  • Improperly Built Premises
  • Inadequate Security

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Peer Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0 (3)
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Client Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0 (1)
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  • Twiggs Strickland Rabenau

    5.0/5.0 on 06/06/16 on 06/06/16

    Karen and Don were a pleasure to work with. Our little boy was injured and from the moment we met with them we knew that they would have only his best interest at heart....

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    Karen and Don were a pleasure to work with. Our little boy was injured and from the moment we met with them we knew that they would have only his best interest at heart. They were so responsive to us on a daily basis and very accommodating when my husband and I would ask them a lot of questions about the process. The outcome of our case went extremely well and we can't recommend them enough to anyone that god forbid would be in a situation like ours.

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  • Civil Trial Practice

  • Medical Malpractice

  • Personal Injury

  • Product Liability Law

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