DC Attorney Joseph Cammarata Featured in Award-Winning New FX Series

September 20 12:45 2021
DC Attorney Joseph Cammarata Featured in Award-Winning New FX Series
Joseph Cammarata, a dual board-certified civil trial attorney, is a nationally recognized attorney, known for his tenacious and vigorous representation of clients in the face of adversity. This season he is portrayed as an attorney on an award-winning FX series.

With summer squarely in the rearview, DC residents are looking forward to students returning to school, cooler weather, fall time activities, and exciting new releases on their favorite networks.

Included among those most-anticipated releases is the FX’s hit series American Crime Story, a true crime anthology which began airing on September 7, 2021. This season of the series, dubbed American Crime Story: Impeachment, tells a humanizing story focusing on the infamous Clinton-Lewinsky scandal.

Of note in the series is the profound impact the scandal had on the country, and the renowned DC attorney, Joseph Cammarata who represented Paula Jones and was successful in winning a unanimous Supreme Court ruling against the President to allow the Jones’ lawsuit to proceed.

American Crime Story: Impeachment

Taking viewers on a stroll down memory lane, American Crime Story: Impeachment is a limited series (10 episodes), that examines the national crisis leading up to the nation’s first impeachment in over a century. The story centers on the viewpoint from the two women thrust into the spotlight and put on center stage of this crisis: Paula Jones and Monica Lewinsky.

Joseph Cammarata: Paula Jones’ Former Attorney


As part of Paula Jones’ legal team at the time, Joseph was instrumental in advocating for his client’s rights, good name and reputation. Once an Arkansas state employee, Jones sued then U.S. President Bill Clinton.

Jones’ lawsuit also led to a now landmark legal precedent set by the unanimous U.S. Supreme Court ruling, stating that a sitting U.S. president is not exempt from civil litigation for any act not related to his official duties.

Paula Jones’ lawsuit eventually led to the impeachment of President Clinton.

An Award-Winning Legal Career, Firm Partner, and Community Advocate

Joseph Cammarata, a dual board-certified civil trial attorney, has also been recognized nationally for his tenacious and vigorous representation of clients in the face of adversity. Concentrating in the areas of personal injury, physical abuse, medical malpractice and wrongful death, as a partner of Chaikin, Sherman, Cammarata & Siegel, P.C. Joseph has contributed to the firm’s success in recovering over $500 million for clients to date.

Facing formidable opponents, including the President of the United States, Cammarata has earned a reputation as a champion of victim’s rights, winning a unanimous decision from the United States Supreme Court guaranteeing that all individuals are granted the right to equal access to justice.

When it comes to personal injury lawyers in Washington DC, Cammarata has extensive experience litigating against governmental agencies, insurance companies and large corporations, Cammarata has a distinguished and lengthy track record of achieving favorable results in several high-profile cases.

A Brief Summation of Accolades Includes:

  • Outstanding Attorney Award, U.S. Department of Justice (1989)
  • “Super Lawyer” of the Washington D.C. Area (2007-Present)
  • Top 100 Super Lawyers in Washington, D.C. (2012-2014, 2016-Present)
  • Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award (2021)
  • Washington D.C.’s Top Lawyer, Washingtonian Magazine: (1997-Present)
  • Who’s Who in American Law
  • Who’s Who in America
  • Who’s Who in the World


About Chaikin, Sherman, Cammarata & Siegel, P.C.

Located at 1232 17th St NW Washington, DC 20036, the law firm of Chaikin, Sherman, Cammarata & Siegel, P.C. is backed by more than 50 years of experience in the field of personal injury law.

Since its inception, the firm has built a reputation for its unwavering commitment to client success, aggressive representation, and creative legal strategies that get results. The firm and its lawyers have gone on to win countless awards and recognitions, along with having recovered more than $500 million for its clients. When it comes to personal injury representation in the greater DC area, Chaikin, Sherman, Cammarata & Siegel, P.C. sets the bar exceptionally high.

Those seeking Washington, DC car accident attorneys, solicitation lawyers in DC, or personal injury attorneys for any incident involving an injury caused by the negligence of another party are encouraged to reach out to the firm via its official website or by calling.

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