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A Proven Track Record of Success

  • Rourke & Blumenthal Achieves $6 Million Settlement $6 Million
  • $8,500,000 - Verdict for Amputation Injury $8.5 Million
  • $7,400,000 - Accident Causing Amputation $7.4 Million
  • $6,500,000 - Wrongful Deaths Caused By Arson $6.5 Million

Columbus Personal Injury Lawyer

Fighting for the Injured for 150+ Combined Years

At Rourke and Blumenthal LLC we have the privilege of representing good people who are in genuine need of legal advocacy. We dedicate ourselves to the singular mission of making certain that our client's needs are met during every step of the crisis or challenge facing them. We are dedicated to finding just solutions to those that entrust us with the opportunity to fight for them.

The lawyers at R&B have earned a reputation as courageous advocates who have the resources and skills to represent individuals who have suffered harm at the hands of even the largest and most powerful corporations. We have the proven ability to build strong and successful cases on behalf of our clients through a network of nationally recognized experts in medicine, science, rehabilitation, engineering and countless other areas of expertise. Each case is unique and requires specialized attention in order to see that you receive full and fair compensation. Most importantly, our clients become family to us, and it's through the relationships we develop that cause us to passionately and tirelessly advocate for our clients.

Don't Wait to Get Help! Contact Our Team Today at (614) 321-3212 to Schedule a Free, No-Obligation Consultation. Evening and Weekend Appointments are Available, or We Can Come to You.

What Sets Us Apart? 

  • AV® Rated - Top Rating for Ethics and Legal Skill
  • Attorneys Who Have Been Included in Ohio Super Lawyers®
  • We are Able to Handle Complex Cases that Other Lawyers Can't
  • Member of Million Dollar Advocates Forum®
  • Evening & Weekend Appointments - We Will Come to You
  • We Don't Get Paid Unless We Recover Money for You
  • Best Law Firms 2023
  • Best Lawyers 2019
  • Best Lawyers
  • American Association for Justice - Member
  • American Association for Justice - Leaders Forum Founder's
  • American Association for Justice - Leaders Forum Patron
  • Best Lawyers
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • AV Preeminent

How Long Do I Have to File a Case?

Every state puts a time limit on how long an injury victim has to file a claim, also called the statute of limitations. Ohio has a two-year statute of limitation on personal injury cases, which means you have two years from the date of you injury to file a claim or you may lose your right to compensation.

What Damages Can I Recover?

Damages, or compensation, that can be recovered in a personal injury case can be divided into three main categories: special, general, and punitive. Special damages, also called economic damages, compensate for the financial hardships that accompany an injury, this can include medical bills, future medical expenses and the inability to work. These types of damages are usually quite simple to quantify since they are compensating for specific losses.

General damages, on the other hand, compensate for more abstract losses such as pain and suffering and emotional distress. Usually more difficult to quantify, these damages are also called non-economic damages since they compensate for all losses not associated with an actual number. The third type of compensation, punitive damages, is different from general and special damages in that their main purpose is to punish the defendant for their negligent actions. As such these damages are not awarded very often

Should I Hire an Attorney for My Personal Injury Case?

Unlike insurance companies, Rourke & Blumenthal are your true advocates fighting for your best interest every step along the way. Insurance companies, more often than not, are looking out for their company’s profit, not what you need to recover well after an accident. Additionally, many people find that their injuries are more severe days or weeks after they sustain them. If you accept an insurance settlement before you know how serious your injuries are, you may find your settlement no longer covers all your medical expenses. An attorney from our firm can fight to protect your rights and help you recover the compensation you deserve.

Client Testimonials

Learn what our happy clients have to say about working with our team.
  • Mr. Rourke and his team were extremely compassionate, knowledgeable and friendly

    “From the very beginning and to the very end of a long process, Mr. Rourke and his team were extremely compassionate, knowledgeable and friendly. I found them to be honest and easy to communicate with, ...”

    - Kelly
  • Jonathan Stoudt gave us excellent counsel during our time with him

    “Jonathan Stoudt gave us excellent counsel during our time with him. He was very informative and always answered our questions honestly and with integrity. We would highly recommend him.”

    - Cathy
  • I always felt that he had my best interests as the top priority.

    “Mr Timothy Mahler represented me after a personal injury auto accident. He was professional, knowledgeable, empathetic and experienced. I always felt that he had my best interests as the top priority. ...”

    - Cathy B.
  • I will forever be grateful for their help!

    “I suffered physical injuries and a concussion from an auto accident in December of 2020. The team, from receptionist to attorneys, were nothing less than stellar, professional, kind, and hard working. ...”

    - Maggie S.
  • These attorneys always do what they promise.

    “Attys. Mike Rourke, Sr. and Mike Rourke, Jr., helped us understand and settle all the legalities after my husband was hit be a car while riding his bicycle. Their extensive knowledge with injury ...”

    - Stefanie M.

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