"It’s hard to imagine a more outrageous set of circumstances than when you’re molested in an ambulance.”





For over three decades, victims of negligent or intentional misconduct have trusted Douglas Sparks to represent them. His practice has been built on referrals from experienced lawyers and grateful clients, many of whom return often to visit or ask him to handle new legal matters. He is proud to say their trust is not misplaced—he values strong and enduring client relationships.


Douglas Sparks has over 30 years of legal experience and demonstrated success. He has been recognized:

  • by Washington Super Lawyers as one of “The Top Attorneys in Washington” (2007).
  • by Washington City Paper as one of “The Best of D.C.” (2008).
  • by the American Trial Lawyers’ Association as one “The Top 100 Trial Lawyers” for D.C. (2009).
  • by Avvo as “superb,” achieving a perfect 10.0 rating (2010).


Sparks understands that many clients turn to him for help after suffering injuries or the death of a loved one. Always mindful that the results he achieves may profoundly impact the futures of his clients, he dedicates himself to maximizing their recoveries.

His philosophy is one of providing compassionate legal services and forging close working relationships. He thinks of his clients as family.

Sparks & Associates, PLLC |5335 Wisconsin Ave., N.W. Ste 440| Washington, DC 20015

Tel. 202-797-8200 | Fax 202-315-3777