Salvatore Zambri

Regan Zambri Long
1919 M St. NW, Suite 350
Washington, DC 20036

When it comes to protecting the rights of our clients, Salvatore J. Zambri is relentless and passionate. As a Washington D.C. injury lawyer, Sal has extensive and successful experience in a wide range of practice areas, including medical malpractice, wrongful death, product liability, truck accidents, Metro accidents, construction defects, food poisoning, among others. He is board certified in Civil Trial Advocacy by the National Board of Trial Advocacy. He also holds an AV Preeminent? Rating by Martindale-Hubbell?, which is a testament to his solid track record and reputation.

Sal's work representing injury victims has led to numerous successful results and accolades. On multiple occasions he has been acknowledged by Super Lawyers as one of the ?Top 10? attorneys (out of more than 80,000 lawyers) in the Metro area. Sal has also been among the ?Top 1%? and one of the ?Best Lawyers? in the country as noted by Best Lawyers. Washingtonian Magazine calls him a ?Big Gun? as well as one of ?Washington's best ? most honest and effective ? lawyers? and counts him among the ?Top 1%? of Metro area attorneys.

In the past, he served as president of the Trial Lawyers Association of Metropolitan Washington, DC?an organization that has also named him ?Trial Lawyer of the Year.? Sal currently serves as president of the American Board of Trial Advocates (DC Chapter), as well as president of DC Legal. Sal's work had made our hospitals, playgrounds, subway systems, and our communities safer. As described by Super Lawyers, Sal is a Culture Changer.

With 25 years of civil trial experience in Washington area courts, Sal is well-versed in personal injury matters. Thus, his opinion is often sought by other lawyers, and he regularly speaks at seminars and teaches other attorneys regarding personal injury litigation. He was also an adjunct professor of law, having taught advanced federal civil practice and procedure, and he has authored numerous publications, including a renowned book on product liability litigation.

Sal is licensed to practice in Washington D.C., Maryland, New Jersey and New York. In his free time, he provides pro bono work for many charitable organizations in the community.

Sal feels a deep personal obligation to his clients, to listen to their stories, and to work for full justice on their behalf. If you need a Washington DC injury lawyer, Sal will be your partner for justice.

Experience and Recognitions
One of the ?Top 10? attorneys out of more than 80,000 lawyers (DC Super Lawyers Magazine, 2014 and 2015)
Among the ?top 100? attorneys in the Metro area (Law and Politics, 2012 ? present)
Trial Lawyer of the Year? selected by the Trial Lawyers Association of Metropolitan Washington, D.C. (2011)
Recognized as among the ?Top 100? attorneys out of more than 80,000 in the Metro area (Super Lawyers Magazine, 2012 ? present)
Selected as one of the ?Best Lawyers in America? in both medical malpractice and personal injury law by Best Lawyers (2012 ? present) ? widely regarded as the definitive guide to the leading lawyers in the country
DC Super Lawyer?, Super Lawyer Magazine (2009 ? present) ? a publication that rates the best (top 5%) lawyers that practice in the DC area
AV Preeminent Rated? (most superior rating), Martindale-Hubbell ? recognition by peers as ?best in both legal ability and ethical practice?
Past Chair, Tort Law Section of the DC Bar Association (elected by peers)
Board-Certified Civil Trial Attorney, National Board of Trial Advocacy ? recognized as an attorney with special knowledge, skill, experience, and proficiency (less than 1% of the attorneys in the country have this certification)
Past-President, Trial Lawyers Association of Metropolitan Washington, DC
President, American Board of Trial Advocates (2014 ? present)

Articles, Publications and Seminars
Culture Changer
By: Joan Hennessy ? Washington D.C. Super Lawyers ? Published: April 2014
Lectures to doctors, medical students, lawyers and students regarding medical malpractice litigation, patient safety and medical errors
Lectures attorneys and law students regarding ?How to Litigate in DC Superior Court and Local Federal Courts?
Authored many publications regarding civil trial practice
Former Adjunct Professor of Law, taught Advanced Federal Practice and Procedure
Authored chapter of nationally renowned book regarding product liability litigation

Community Activities
In addition to his active trial practice, Sal takes a leadership role in the legal community and community at large. He works to educate people about their rights and promote safety in a variety of ways, such as the following:
Presentations to local schools and PTSAs regarding consequences of distracted driving
Makes and delivers meals to local shelters twice each month
Coaches sports teams for kids for past 10 years
Actively lobbies City Council and federal government for laws that protect citizens and make communities safer
Continuing Legal Education Seminar Presenter
Founder, Martin Luther King Memorial Foundation
Founding Member, National Campaign for Tolerance (co-chaired by Rosa Parks and Morris Dees)
Founding Member, Southern Poverty Law Center
Pro bono counsel for the elderly and underprivileged
Pro bono counsel for victims and their families of the September 11 terrorist attack
Awarded: ?Outstanding Service Provider? by DC Church Association for Community Services
Family devotes time to assist teen mothers and at-risk children in metropolitan areas
Coaches several sports teams for children and promotes health and safety