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A Proven Track Record of Success

  • Rourke & Blumenthal Achieves $6 Million Settlement 6,000,000
  • $6,500,000 - Wrongful Deaths Caused By Arson $6.5 Million
  • $7,400,000 - Accident Causing Amputation $7.4 Million
  • $8,500,000 - Verdict for Amputation Injury $8.5 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 2020
  • 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.
  • Outstanding Attorney, highly recommend!

    “I was referred to Route & Blumenthal when my son needed representation in a personal injury. Jonathan was the recommended attorney based on the details. The issue was a little complicated at the ...”

    - Jessie
  • Mr. Rourke certainly lived up to his outstanding reputation.

    “My family was represented by attorney Michael Rourke in a medical related wrongful death claim. We found Michael to be very knowledgeable, compassionate, and easy to talk to. He pursued our case in a ...”

    - Joel
  • I would hire him again.

    “Mike has all the qualities needed for a successful Attorney: knowledge, compassion, understanding, scheduling, and the list goes on. Mike said he cared about us, as people, and I am convinced he meant ...”

    - Anonymous
  • Mike and Jon were absolutely OUTSTANDING to work with

    “Mike and Jon were absolutely OUTSTANDING to work with. Our case was complex, they had to work around my husband and I's very busy life and they handled it all with ease. We didn't just feel like their ...”

    - Jen F.
  • Our family is immensely grateful to have been represented by Michael Rourke

    “Michael Rourke represented us in a wrongful death case against a hospital, doctor and hospital system. He was honest about the potential outcomes from the beginning. He made a point to always consider ...”

    - D'Arcy

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