When someone is seriously injured through the negligence of others, there are often difficult and unforeseen obstacles on the road to recovery. Making sure injured people and their families have the resources to pay for costly medical care and other expenses is a difficult job, and one that requires the help of an experienced legal team.
Welcome to the Law Offices of Joseph J. Rhoades, where we provide exceptional legal service with a personal touch. Since our founding in 1990, we have helped thousands of Delaware citizens obtain full and just compensation for personal injury claims. We have gained an excellent reputation as the "go to" law firm. Let us put our decades of experience to work for you.
Our Wilmington personal injury attorneys strive to build close relationships with clients so we can understand their needs and advocate effectively on their behalf. We go the extra mile to help families by addressing immediate problems and hardships after an accident while aggressively building each personal injury claim.
• We help with doctor bills, property damage, wage claims and insurance adjusters.
• We assist clients in ensuring they have access to quality medical care.
• We have a proven network of experts to help establish liability and damages.
• We provide attentive service to clients from start to finish.
Whether you were hurt in a car accident, injured by the negligence of a healthcare provider or have questions about workers' compensation, you can rely on us to provide the honest, accurate advice you need at a challenging time like this. If you choose us as your firm, we will powerfully advocate for you and against insurance companies in an effort to recover the maximum compensation you deserve.
Our firm has been built on word-of-mouth referrals from clients, doctors, tradesmen and others who have appreciated the extra level of service we provide. We are ready to show you what we can do. Please call 302-427-9500 or 302-834-8484 or contact our law firm online for a free consultation.
If you cannot visit our offices in Wilmington or Glasgow, we would be happy to meet you in your home or other location convenient for you.
Joseph J. Rhoades is the firm's founder. He received his education at the University of Delaware (B.A.A.S., 1976) and the Delaware Law School of Widener University (J.D., Magna Cum Laude 1981). He was a law clerk to The Honorable Henry R. Horsey, Supreme Court of the State of Delaware, from 1981 to 1982. He is a member of the American and Delaware State Bar Associations, the American Association for Justice, the Delaware Trial Lawyers Association and the Pennsylvania Association for Justice. He is a Past President of the Delaware Trial Lawyers Association. He is a member of the State of Delaware Workers' Compensation Health Care Advisory Panel as well as the State of Delaware Workplace Safety Task Force.
Stephen Morrow is a graduate of Milford High School and Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania. In 2002, Steve earned his Juris Doctor degree, cum laude, from the New England School of Law in Boston, Massachusetts, where he served as executive managing editor for the New England Journal on Criminal and Civil Confinement and was active in moot court and mock trial programs.
Steve is admitted to the bars of the State of Delaware and Commonwealth of Massachusetts. He has practiced before the U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware. Steve is an active member of the Delaware Trial Lawyers Association and Delaware State Bar Association. He is also an active member of the Workers' Compensation Section of the Delaware State Bar Association and has been a presenter at seminars focused on workers' compensation practice and procedure. Steve also offers pro bono services as a guardian ad litem for children before the Family Court of the State of Delaware.