Not only is her deliverance logical and explicit, Attorney May is also extremely compassionate, warm, fair and genuine, which are paramount trustworthy characteristics. I trust her.


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Not only is her deliverance logical and explicit, Attorney May is also extremely compassionate.


David - Google Review

“Excellent, professional attorneys in the Washington D.C. metro area. Mr. Lightfoot took me on as a client 2 years ago and I have been very happy with the results he has brought to the table.”


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Have you been injured?


Assertive Washington, D.C. workers’ compensation and personal injury lawyers ready are to fight for our clients.

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Why do I need an accident attorney?

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  • Ensuring that you are getting the best deal possible based on the facts of your case.
  • Taking the responsible party to court if necessary.

Does my injury qualify for compensation?

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Case Results

$2.15 Million Recovered

WRONGFUL DEATH CASE


$2,150,000 recovered for a family in a wrongful death case. A corporation caused the death when it did not warn of a dangerous condition. The case was settled after several days in mediation with a retired judge.

Family Representation

WRONGFUL DEATH CASE


We presently are representing the family of a girl who died in a DC Public Charter School. This case will change the way DC Charter Schools deal with children who suffer trauma.

$2.15 Million Recovered

WRONGFUL DEATH CASE


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Why Choose Us?

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Why do I need a Lawyer?

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Meet Our Attorneys


LaRuby May knows how to build things: campaigns, policy, cases, and trust. She has spent her entire career finding gaps in the community and doing what it takes to get residents the services and resources they deserve. It is no different in her work at May Lightfoot—the only personal injury law firm in Ward 8.

For 39 years, William P. Lightfoot has served as a lead attorney litigating multi-million dollar cases in the courts of the Metropolitan Washington Area. He negotiates settlement agreements, represents clients in arbitrations, mediations, and at trial, as well as manages cases from initial client intake through final disposition. He has recovered millions of dollars for his clients.

William J. Lightfoot is a founding partner of May Lightfoot PLLC. He earned his law degree from the George Washington University Law School. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Lightfoot worked in Mayor Bowser’s Office of Legal Counsel where he helped draft legislation.

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Experience

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Comfort

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Peer Experience

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