John Yannone


For nearly three decades attorney John Yannone has built his law career advocating on behalf of individuals injured as a result of the negligence of others. In his representation of countless clients, Mr. Yannone has developed a sophisticated understanding of the nuances of personal injury, workers’ compensation, and medical malpractice law. Mr. Yannone confidently asserts the rights of his clients against powerful insurance companies and corporate behemoths who often place shareholder interests over the interests of injured individuals.

Over the course of his tenure, Mr. Yannone has helped his clients receive the restitution they are entitled to as a result of harm and losses suffered. In order to secure appropriate compensation, Mr. Yannone understands the value and importance of litigating personal injury claims at trial. By virtue of his experience as a litigator, Mr. Yannone is well-versed in the deceptive settlement tactics employed by some insurance companies. He is ready and willing to fight for the voiceless victims of personal injury, and will not simply concede to a settlement offer unless it is truly in the best interests of the client.

Mr. Yannone is committed to a client-centered approach, backed by mutual trust and understanding. While working to keep his clients continually apprised of the status of their case, Mr. Yannone uses all of the resources at his disposal to recover compensation for harm and losses suffered by his clients. He regularly participates in seminars to stay ahead of the insurance industry’s newest attempts to limit an individual’s right to just compensation. Additionally, Mr. Yannone works with countless experts across the nation to evaluate how an individual or entity was negligent, as well as to determine the appropriate standards that were negligently disregarded by the at-fault party. Mr. Yannone also networks with his peers in local and national circles to ensure that the pre-trial and at-trial tactics being employed in any given case can yield the best possible results.

Mr. Yannone has earned a perfect 10 rating by Avvo, which provides attorney ratings based on qualifications, experience, recognitions, and achievements. Mr. Yannone has also been awarded an AV Preeminent rating by Martindale-Hubbell, a rating derived from recognition by peers in the legal industry. Additionally, Mr. Yannone has been named a Super Lawyer by Thomson Reuters and a Top 100 Trial Lawyer by the National Trial Lawyers Association.

Mr. Yannone graduated cum laude from Loyola University before going on to attend the University of Baltimore School of Law, where he received his JD. He is licensed to practice in Maryland and the District of Columbia, as well as the United States District Court for the District of Maryland and the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit.

Additional information about Mr. Yannone and the personal injury lawyers of Price Benowitz LLP can be found by connecting with John Yannone on Google+.

John Yannone In His Own Words

Below are links to a number of question-and-answer pages excerpted from an interview with John Yannone. He speaks about personal injury and medical malpractice cases in DC and Maryland.