Adrienne Kerwood Fernandez
Adrienne Kerwood Fernandez was awarded the Super Lawyers™ Rising Star award for 2020 -- an award that is given to no more than 2.5% of attorneys!
Adrienne is the lead attorney in the firm’s settlement and intake department. Her work is focused on obtaining fair compensation for clients who have been seriously injured by another person’s negligence, including those clients who have suffered injuries due to automobile collisions, falls, dog bites, or professional malpractice.
Adrienne grew up in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She received a full academic scholarship to Villanova University in Villanova, Pennsylvania, where she graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. Adrienne moved to the Washington, D.C. area following graduation from Villanova. She received her law degree from The George Washington University Law School, which is consistently ranked amongst the top 30 law schools in the nation by the U.S. News & World Report. During law school, she clerked for a personal injury firm in Washington, D.C.
Adrienne has been working in the area of personal injury law since 2005, and joined Greenberg & Bederman, LLC in 2012. She has a special interest in representing clients who have a suffered a traumatic brain injury as a result of an automobile collision or fall, as her father suffered such an injury in 2009. She is a member of The Brain Injury Association of Maryland and The Brain Injury Association of Washington, D.C.
Adrienne is currently licensed to practice in the State of Maryland and is a member of the Maryland Bar Association and the Maryland Association for Justice.
In 2015, 2016, and 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020 she was named both a “Rising Star in the State of Maryland” and a “Rising Star in the DC Metropolitan Area” by Super Lawyers™ each year, no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers™ to receive this honor.
Honors and Memberships
- 2020 Super Lawyers™ Rising Star (only 2.5% of lawyers are named Rising Stars by Super Lawyers™)
- 2019 Super Lawyers™ Rising Star
- 2018 Super Lawyers™ Rising Star
- 2017 Super Lawyers™ Rising Star
- 2016 Super Lawyers™ Rising Star
- 2015 Super Lawyers™ Rising Star
- Maryland Bar Association
- Maryland Association For Justice (MAJ)
- The Brain Association of Maryland
- The Brain Association of the District of Columbia