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NAOPIA - National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys
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An Accomplished Waldorf Accident Law Firm Respected Across Maryland

Serving Clients in Car Accident Cases, Personal Injury Claims, Criminal Defense, Family Law and More

Thomas E. Pyles is an accomplished personal injury and criminal defense trial attorney with over 25 years of legal experience.

He has a tremendous background in personal injury and criminal defense cases. He has tried over 200 jury trials and over 1000 bench trials. Mr. Pyles has handled complex civil and criminal litigation with outstanding client satisfaction and great professionalism.

His reputation, both inside the courtroom and out, has allowed him to be one of the top litigators in this state. He believes in doing the right thing, at the right time, in the right manner. Past and present clients will tell you that he is very passionate about representing them and about the process that clients have to go through. As your Waldorf accident lawyer, his ultimate focus is taking care of his clients and making sure that the clients have a positive experience, which can only be accomplished through a positive outcome.

A Waldorf Accident Law Firm Serving Clients Across Maryland with 3 Office Locations

With offices in Waldorf, Laurel, and Leonardtown, we work with clients across the state of Maryland. An accident law firm knows more than the law as it pertains to your case. When you are involved in the legal system, it’s essential to have someone who knows the local court systems and their unique procedures. Juries and judges are often shaped by their experiences where they live. With over 25 years of experience in courtrooms across the state, we understand what makes a successful case in your area and how to get a fair result. 

Our Injury Lawyers Can Get You Fair Compensation

If you’ve been hurt in an accident caused by someone else’s negligence, you could be facing exorbitant medical bills and lost income on top of a lengthy recovery. Pursuing a personal injury claim may be the only option you have to get the compensation you need. Thomas E. Pyles has deep experience in helping injury victims get the compensation they need in all types of cases, including the following: 

Each of these types of cases has its own unique elements - if you’ve been injured in an accident or have an injury claim, you need a Waldorf accident lawyer who knows the law and can identify the facts that will help you win your case.

We’re More Than Just an Waldorf Accident Law Firm

We handle more than just personal injury cases. We also have deep experience in helping clients navigate the legal system in the following matters:

We believe that our experience in each of these practice areas compliments our ability to handle cases in other areas, allowing us to bring a unique perspective to your case that other accident law firms cannot provide. 

A Seasoned Litigator with Offices Across Maryland

Thomas E. Pyles is recognized as one of the top litigators in the state of Maryland. In over 25 years of practice, he has brought more than 1200 cases to trial with outstanding results. From filing a lawsuit to collecting the compensation awarded in your judgment, we provide top-notch legal representation from start to finish. 

Why You Need a Skilled Accident Lawyer By Your Side

You are not required to hire a lawyer, but you are at a distinct disadvantage if you choose to represent yourself, no matter what type of case you have. Whether you are facing criminal prosecution or dealing with the insurance company in a personal injury case, the other side will try to take advantage of your inexperience and lack of legal knowledge. You need an injury lawyer on your side - someone with your best interests at heart who will fight for your rights. 

At the Law Offices of Thomas E. Pyles, we level the playing field for our clients. We work with you side-by-side to make sure you understand your options and can make informed decisions. Aggressive and dedicated, our Waldorf accident law firm help our clients get the results they need.

Top Litigator in Maryland

Top Litigator in Maryland

25+ Years Legal Experience

25+ Years Legal Experience

1200+ Trials with Outstanding Client Satisfaction

Personalized Representation

Personalized Representation

Criminal, Family and Bankruptcy Attorney in Maryland


When accidents happen, many turn to attorney Thomas E. Pyles, one of Maryland’s most respected and busiest personal injury attorneys.

Besides personal injury, Tom helps people charged with committing crimes, struggling with unpayable debt, and dealing with the emotional and financial difficulties of divorce. He serves clients throughout Maryland from his main office in Waldorf, and multiple satellite offices throughout the state.

I would highly recommend the Law Office of Thomas E. Pyles. From start to finish, Mr. Pyles and his staff could not have been more caring and compassionate. I worked closely with Julie Slack and was informed constantly with updates....

Joyce D.

Seun was a great counsel for my case while working through the midst of a pandemic. He has great customer service skills and is very patient.


If you are reading this you need an Attorney and have not decided about whom to hire. Well let me help you a little, Thomas Pyles Law Firm is the tops in the state of Maryland. I have used his expertise at least 3 times in the past...

Jack C.

The Pyles team has been a blessing. They took all my information and paperwork. From this they worked with everyone from the insurance company, to doctors, workers compensation, therapists, and hospitals. Not once did I feel that...

Jamie A.

Mr. Pyles was not only easy to work with, but so was his staff. They were all great to work with. HIGHLY RECOMMEND!

Brian G.

I can’t express how grateful I was having Mr. Pyles and his team as my attorney. Kind, efficient, and educated are just a few words I can use to describe them. Mr. Pyles and his team always made me feel comfortable and...

Maria S.

My experience was very pleasant. Seun and Lisa were amazing handling my case. I will definitely be back and recommend them to all my family and friends!

Keonna G.

Attorney Oluwaseun Wililams was professional and friendly and made a difficult situation less of a headache when he provided legal services to me after my accident. I know I can count on Mr. Williams in the future to be properly...

Iris L.

Superb Attorney!!

I hired Mr. Pyles after my auto accident. Without the representation of this law firm I would have not received such an awesome result. When I spoke with Mr. Thomas Pyles he was straight forward and very...

Tina R.

I was grateful for the genuine kindness of Mr. Pyles after my accident. His spirit was very welcoming. He and his staff were always very patient and available for my questions. I never had to guess about the status of my case because...

Desiree J.

Oluwaseun (Seun) Williams provides excellent customer service and is extremely knowledgeable and professional. If you are looking for an advocate that cares about you and that is willing to go the extra mile, contact Seun...

Phyllis B.

Everyone I had contact with was friendly and helpful. Any questions or concerns I had I generally had a same day response. With the office being 45 minutes away I was able to email any forms or paperwork needed from me. If i’m...

Marcus W.

Oluwaseun Williams was referred to me by a friend for my case. Initially, I thought I didn’t need a lawyer and I could handle this experience by myself. Needless to say I was 1000% wrong. I am sure that I would not have gotten...

Teonna L.

Oluwaseun Williams was nothing but swift, effective and efficient in working my case. I literally continued on with my everyday schedule and received updates as things moved along in my case (They all were for the better of my...

Olamide W.

I do not enjoy doing business with the insurance companies. I hired Tom to handle my business and he did just that. I am totally satisfied with the work he did in my case on my behalf. He is the best lawyer in...

Herbert F.

I hired Tom and am happy with my decision! The insurance company was a pain to deal with, but Tom and his staff kept me well informed and made sure I was compensated. The insurance company delayed and was very slow in responding. Tom...

Kareed B.

Once Thomas Pyles took my case my mind was at ease. He kept me informed from beginning to end. A true professional.Truly the best experience I have ever had with an attorney.

DeAnthony M.

I had a great professional experience with Mr. Oluwaseun Williams. Mr. Williams was very professional and knowledgeable in every aspect of my case. He took the time to explain everything thoroughly and always kept me updated with...


I reached out to Thomas Pyles after my first major car accident. Thomas set up an appointment to meet with me right away and to discuss the accident. He was very understanding of my situation and explained exactly what I needed to...

Latoya A.

When I first met Tom Pyles I found him to be a very knowledgeable attorney that showed compassion and a true sense of caring. Having been involved in a serious auto accident, as most people find out, doctors, hospitals, and most of...

Annette P.

Mr. Pyles and his staff, especially Julie, assisted me with all my concerns and kept me updated throughout the whole process. I would highly recommend his office. Thanks for all the hard work.


Thomas Pyles helped me with two accident cases and is currently working on the third. None of the accidents were my fault…Tom used his knowledge wisely, which allowed him to remain persistent and dedicated to each case...


Attorney Thomas E. Pyles and his staff has the know how to get results. He has always been very professional. I have referred a few new clients to him to get their legal matters resolved. I highly recommend Attorney Pyles for all of...

Wayne W.

I was recommended to this law firm by another attorney. Upon my arrival I was greeted and was helped immediately. From my first conversation with the law firm until everything was settled I was kept in contact and continually...

Aaron A.

Mr. Pyles, I thank you a lot for your services. I lover your work ethic and the way you apply pressure. You’re good in my book.

Donte H.

Tom is a great lawyer. He treats you like family while handling your case, as if it is his top priority. He does a great job explaining everything you need to know and preparing you for courts so that you will be...

Brittany C.

My experience with this firm was nothing but a blessing in disguise. An unfortunate event took place, and I was introduced to Mr. Williams who was with me from start to finish. On our first initial visit he established his...


This is my 2nd interaction with Thomas Pyles. He got me good results in my first case where the guy that hit me was stating that he did not, and this case he did a remarkable job in getting me justice from a bus hitting me uninsured....

Shelia D.

“I highly recommend Mr. Pyles law offices and Cindy (Staff). They were very transparent and supported me through the entire process. They explained everything very thoroughly, and always left me with the option to call them if...


I hired Mr. Pyles for an accident case. I worked in law myself for many years but didn’t have any experience with personal injury law. He called me to discuss settlement offers and I had assumed my case was small beans, just under...

Adrianne S.

Thomas E. Pyles & his staff have represented three of my cases & he has always been a very professional attorney that knows how to get your case won! I very highly recommend Mr. Pyles law firm!!

Chris W.

I got recommended to Tom Pyles by a family friend after a car accident. The insurance company did not want to accept that they were at fault and refused to pay for my car. After hiring Tom I was able to receive payment for my car and...

Mitchell S.

I hired Tom off the recommendation of a co-worker and thank God I did! Tom was able to get me 4x what the insurance company wanted to offer to settle. Tom is a bull dog and will fight for you and you’re family. Also his team Lauren...

Corey R.

I met with Mr. Pyles, He gave me a breakdown of how everything will go (just in case we went to court). He stayed in contact throughout the whole process, which was greatly appreciated. He made sure I got what I deserved and for that...

Ebony C.

The Law Office of Thomas E. Pyles, P.A. did an EXCELLENT JOB at handling my case. Mr. Williams and Mrs. Hume were professional and responsive. I maintained correspondence through email and responses were timely. The insurance...

Broderick C.

Mr. Pyles got the job done!!!!! I was very satisfied with everything that he did for my case anyone who is looking at this post I highly recommend that you go with him, and his team you won’t be disappointed at...

David S.

Mr. Pyles and his team did a wonderful job on my car accident case from start to finish. I highly recommend his staff, great job!!!

William R.

I just settled on a claim that I thought would be hopeless but Mr. Pyles and his team ensured me that we would win and we DID! I am so happy I decided to take my case to him!

Sharee W.

Tom always gets the job done! Best lawyer ever.

Zach W.

I have used Mr. Thomas Pyles on numerous occasions – for domestic, criminal and also motor vehicle accidents as well as a slip and fall case. Mr. Pyles has always been professional and courteous and available whenever I needed...

Vicki P.

Mr. Pyles was able to get me a generous settlement with the insurance company. I was very pleased. He confidently stated what he was able to do for me and he delivered. I recommend him to anyone needing a lawyer.


Tom just finished up my car accident settlement & handled everything great! He’s a really nice man & really looks out for his client’s best interest. And his office staff is awesome as well, always very helpful. I...

Christina E.

I thought Mr. Pyles was a very good lawyer. He took care of everything he told me he would. I would definitely hire him again. He tried to get the best possible outcome of a bad situation. Him and everyone in his office was very...

Brittany H.

I was in my first major automobile accident and had no intentions on suing until the other driver’s auto insurance company wanted to pay me a third of my medical expenses which would have left me having to pay the remaining...

Kristina H.

From our first encounter, Mr. Pyles was very professional and detailed. He explained everything in depth and allowed me to feel comfortable asking any questions. Mr. Pyles will definitely fight for you and I would highly recommend...

Deneta S.

These attorneys will make sure you get what you are due. I would highly recommend this office for your legal situation. The staff are kind and professional. They will fight until the end!

Alice J.

I was recently in an auto accident resulting in injury. A friend recommended me to Mr. Thomas Pyles and his law office. I met with Mr. Pyles personally, explained my dilemma and he was immediately on the case. Mr. Pyles took his time...

Michael S.

Tom is the most compassionate lawyer I have ever met. He listens and helps you understand everything that is happening. He makes you feel like family and not just a number. I would highly recommend him to anyone.

Julie D.

Two thumbs up! Professional, efficient, courteous, kept me informed/updated on information in a prompt manner. Mr. Pyles is honest and straight forward. I have recommended him many times over the years to family, friends, and...

Joe B.

Kind and always courteous. Mr. Pyles provided great customer service. He was very patient with me and provided advice during and after the case. He did not allow my insurance company to take advantage of me. Also, Mrs. Angie was...


Tom was both professional and compassionate when handling my case. He worked hard to get me what I deserved. I would absolutely recommend Tom and his staff to friends and family.

Andrea N.

The first time I came to Mr. Pyles I was nervous and didn’t know what to expect. He and his team made me feel welcomed and secure. When I had my second accident, I knew who to call. The Law Office of Thomas E. Pyles...

Jeffrey E.

This was my first case where I was going to need a lawyer. I was referred to Mr. Pyles by my stepmother. She’s been going to him for years. It was great dealing with a team as great as the Pyles law firm. Thanks to Seun for winning...

Tiara J.

Tom did a good job fighting for my case. Once I gave him my paper work, he and his team did the rest. I am very pleased with the amount of money I received.

Cecilia Y.

The Law Office of Thomas E. Pyles has been my go-to lawyer for the past 6 years and counting! Mr. Pyles handled my auto accident in a timely manner. Mr. Pyles and his staff are welcoming, making you feel like family. Mr. Pyles will...

Crystal M.

Best lawyer I ever used. They will check on you all the time and give you an update on your case. They will fight for you and win for you. If you need a lawyer who will care for you and fight for you, I recommend that you work with...

Jeane E.

Thank you to the Law Office of Thomas E. Pyles and staff. I have known them for over 10 years and from the start they were experienced, professional, courteous and I felt as though I was a part of their family and not just another...


Thank you to the Law Office of Thomas E. Pyles and staff. I have known them for over 10 years and from the start they were experienced, professional, courteous and I felt as though I was a part of their family and not just another...


My family and I hired Mr. Pyles to handle an accident case that involved all of us. We were impressed with Mr. Pyles and his staff. They were always available for questions and handled all matters related to the accident. It was a...


I have known Tom Pyles for quite some time and have recommended him to colleagues, friends and family. Regardless of the type of case you need representation, Tom Pyles is the lawyer you want to represent you. Tom is on point and has...


Mr. Pyles represented me regarding an accident case. Mr. Pyles and his team kept me well informed at all times and provided excellent representation. I was very happy with my settlement and grateful that Mr. Pyles and his teamed...


I was very impressed with Tom and his staff! Mr. Pyles took his time to explain everything in detail to me at my first appointment. From there, Tom and Angie made things a lot less stressful for me. The law office is extremely...

Tiffany M.

Very friendly and always kept me up to date on my case. My definite go to for an accident lawyer.

Jennifer H.

Mr. Pyles worked with me on my injury lawsuit. He was very straight forward and understanding and his staff responded clearly and in a timely manner whenever I had questions regarding my case. I would recommend him to anyone. Thank...


The Law Office of Thomas E. Pyles is #1. I was in a car accident a year ago and I wanted a lawyer to handle my case for me. I found Mr. Pyles on Google. Hiring him was the best decision ever. He and his staff are a great team. They...

Dianne E.

Mr. Pyles and his entire staff are the greatest. He and his staff went above and beyond to make sure my questions and concerns were taken care of. They made sure that I understood everything and every possible outcome of my case. All...

Laura D.

I have had quite a few lawyers over the years. Mr. Pyles has been the best. I used him for two accident cases. He was very helpful. Every time I asked a question he was right there to help me. Thank you Mr. Pyles. Kudos to you and...

Andrew H.

Tom was very patient and determined when it came to my case. He was available whenever I needed him and he kept me in the loop about my case. He was always sure to discuss things with me and ensure I understood before making any...

Leroy S.

Mr. Pyles handled my car accident for me and took care of all of my medical bills. He settled my case soon after I was done treating and I was very happy. I would definitely go back if I had to.

Aaron Y.

Last year my child, husband, and I were in a car accident. Mr. Pyles handled our case quickly and efficiently. I would more than recommend anyone to call him for their legal needs. I would use him again in a heartbeat. Kelli, our...


I would like to thank Mr. Pyles and every member of his firm that worked hands on, long hours day and night, to retrieve the best settlement for me. I will always refer your firm to anyone in trouble and need the best lawyer to help...


Mr. Pyles has been my attorney for more than 10 years. He is highly educated and also street smart. I felt like he could relate to me. I have recommended him to all my friends and family.


During the whole process of my suit, having Mr. Pyles on my side was the only thing that assured me of a positive outcome. It couldn’t have gone any smoother. He answered all of my questions and really made me feel like my case...


My daughter and I were involved in an automobile accident in February 2016. We contacted the Law Office of Thomas Pyles and him and his staff handled everything from the beginning to the end of our accident case. Mr. Pyles was always...


Mr. Pyles is always available for me and always gives me his best advice. I appreciate everything he has done for me over the years.


Mr. Pyles was very upfront and easy to work with. His staff is top notch. If I ever need a lawyer for anything, Mr. Pyles will be the man. There will be no need to look anywhere else. Thank you, Mr. Pyles.


He made our process easy. He answered all questions and made everything easy to understand.


In June of 2016 I was hit by a Fed-Ex 18-wheeler while stopped at a red light because the driver decided to run the light. My four year old son was in the car and I was absolutely devastated. To make matters worse I had just...


Mr. Pyles is an awesome attorney and I would highly, highly recommend him to anybody with a legal matter. It was a pleasure working with him as he helped me present my case to the jury. He had total command of the courtroom during...


I would like to thank Mr. Pyles and his staff for their assistance and great work on my case. He handled a personal injury case for me and everything went really smoothly and I am very happy with my results.


I have used the law office for 3 criminal cases (which I was not guilty of) and the cases were ALL thrown out of court; thanks to the team’s research and diligence. Then I used the law office for a ‘not at fault’ auto accident....


Mr. Pyles and his team were very nice and extremely helpful in my experience. Everyone was responsive and answered any questions I had. I never felt lost in the process.

Shantell H.

Thomas Pyles and every other worker was very professional and courteous of my situation. Jennifer was the paralegal I worked with and she was very helpful. If I ever had any questions, she would respond immediately or first thing the...

Tyler K.

Mr. Pyles and his staff (Jennifer) did an amazing job during my divorce. They kept me abreast of all legalities and displayed genuine care throughout the entire process. Thier professionalism and attention of detail helped ease my...

Sally D.

After being denied visitation with my daughter, I hired Tom Pyles to help me. Mr. Pyles explained to me that I had a right to see my child and that he would fight to protect that right. As a result of his hard work and dedication to...


Tom Pyles has represented me since 2003 in a very bitter custody dispute. Most recently, Mr. Pyles’ expertise in the court room prevented the father of my children from trying to have me arrested and incarcerated for contempt, when...