Jason has been recognized as a “Top Rated Workers’ Compensation Attorney” and “Rising Star” by Super Lawyers annually since 2014. Those recognized as Rising Stars are selected by a dozen of their peers in the legal field.
Jason Shultz founded Shultz Legal in 2017 to continue fighting for the rights of injured workers in workers’ compensation cases and victims of auto accidents. He is proud to have represented thousands of clients in workers’ compensation cases and auto accidents throughout the State of Maryland. Employers and insurance companies will take advantage of injured workers and Jason has made it his passion to ensure you receive the protection you have a right to under the law and to fight to get you the protection you so rightly deserve. Jason is driven to fight for the underdog and the unrepresented against big corporations who seek to take away your rights. Jason has been fighting this fight since 1999 when he worked as a union organizer for the AFL-CIO and the Service Employees International Union (SEIU), fighting for health care workers to get the pay and benefits they were entitled to receiving in Maryland, Pennsylvania, West Virginia and Ohio.Email Jason
Jason received a Bachelor of Arts, Masters Degree from the Ohio University, a masters degree in public policy from the Johns Hopkins University and a law degree from the University of Baltimore. He lives in Baltimore County with his wife and three children. In his spare time, Jason trades the office and courtroom for the outdoors with his friends and family, camping, fishing and enjoying nature.
Eric Saavedra, Esq
Mr. Saavedra is an attorney at Shultz Legal, focusing primarily in the areas of motor vehicle torts and workers’ compensation.
Mr. Saavedra joined the firm in March 2022, merging his practice with Shultz Legal. Mr. Saavedra was a solo practitioner at the Law Offices of Eric F. Saavedra, LLC from 2019-2022. Prior to that he worked 14 years at Antezana & Antezana, LLC, as a litigator and law clerk/paralegal. Mr. Saavedra was admitted to practice law in 2013.
Mr. Saavedra was born in Washington, D.C., in 1981, and raised in Montgomery County, Maryland. Mr. Saavedra is a Native Spanish speaker. His father is from Nicaragua and his mother is from El Salvador. Mr. Saavedra’s background enables him to communicate directly with his clients in Spanish and better understand their needs.
Mr. Saavedra graduated from Wheaton High School in 1999 and graduated from the University of Central Florida in 2003, where he earned a B.A. in English, and Minor in Latin American and Iberian Studies. Mr. Saavedra attended evening law school at the University of Baltimore School of Law while working full-time. Mr. Saavedra graduated from UB in 2012, earning a J.D.
Mr. Saavedra resides in Montgomery County with his family. Although he is a pretty good lawyer, Mr. Saavedra is most proud of being a husband, father, stepdad, and bonus grandpa. He is a diehard football fan of the Washington Commanders and avid knife collector.
Areas of Practice:
Civil Litigation, Personal Injury, Motor Vehicle Torts, Workers’ Compensation, Products Liability, Premises Liability, Insurance Coverage
University of Baltimore School of Law, J.D., 2012
University of Central Florida, B.A. in English, Minor in Latin American & Iberian Studies, 2003
Maryland State Bar Association, Bar Association of Montgomery County, Prince George’s County Bar Association, Maryland Association for Justice, Maryland Hispanic Bar Association
Rising Star Selection (workers’ compensation), Super Lawyer Magazine, 2020, 2021, 2022
Katie has been a vital part of Shultz Legal since 2017. She works collaboratively to make sure our clients’ rights are protected as we zealously pursue all the benefits to which our clients are entitled under Maryland law.
Katie graduated in 2014 with a Bachelor’s in Business Law from Towson University. Katie worked at various personal injury firms while earning her degree. She has always chosen to work for victims of work and personal injuries.
Katie was born and raised in Kingsville, Maryland and now resides in Baltimore with her husband and two children.Email Katie
Lindsey joined the team in 2019 and is a zealot when it comes to making sure each and every client has a voice and the insurance companies are doing what is right and fair for our clients.
Lindsey was born and raised in Essex where she lives with her husband and two dogs.Email Lindsey
Krystie joined the firm in 2019 and has worked as a personal injury paralegal for 6 years. Krystie brings valuable experience in personal injury having worked at two other prominent Maryland personal injury firms. She truly cares about each and every one the clients she helps represent.
She was born and raised in Baltimore and lives in Harford County with her husband and two kids.Email Krystie
Jennefer joined the team in 2022. She comes from a large neurological practice with experience in the medical field for 6 years. Jennefer is bilingual and is able to communicate in both English and Spanish. Jennefer is very efficient and loves helping others solve their problems.
Jennefer was born and raised in Montgomery County and lives with her husband and two daughters. She is also finishing her degree in Psychology at UMBC.Email Jennefer