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If you have been injured in a slip and fall accident, it can be difficult to know where to turn for compensation. You may even assume that your accident was a result of your own clumsiness and not caused by someone else’s negligent behavior. However, if your injury has resulted in medical expenses, an inability to work, physical pain, and similar issues, you may be entitled to compensation through a personal injury lawsuit. But who can be held liable for a slip and fall injury in Redondo Beach?
The first step in establishing liability following a slip and fall...Read More
Your first meeting with the Redondo Beach personal injury lawyers at Kirtland & Packard is free of both cost and obligation. This consultation gives you an opportunity to meet our legal team, get a better understanding of our practice, and determine if we are the right law firm for your needs. It gives us an opportunity to review your case, discuss all of your legal options, and help you determine the most effective way to move forward with your claim – even if moving forward does not involve us.
Asking questions about our firm can be very useful when making a decision...Read More
California enjoys some of the nation’s most impressive worker protections, but illegal termination, employment discrimination, and many other forms of mistreatment in the workplace still occur regularly. When you are fired for suspicious reasons, harassed, passed up for promotion, or faced with any other form of mistreatment, you need an experienced employment attorney on your side right away. The Redondo Beach workers’ rights attorneys at Kirtland & Packard have decades of...Read More
When you lose a limb, medical expenses, lost wages, and permanent changes to ability will all need to be considered as you seek fair compensation. Unfortunately, most insurance companies won’t even begin to cover a portion of what you are due. In fact, many insurance companies have a set amount at which they value a limb. Anything beyond that is not likely to even be considered – and you can’t rely on the negligent party to cover the difference. This is just one reason you need an experienced amputation attorney on your side as soon as possible after...Read More
At-Will Employment is written into California’s labor code to allow either an employer or an employee to terminate employment at any time and for any reason. While this may seem to grant enormous powers to employers, giving them the right to fire without consequence, wrongful termination is still possible under Employment At-Will and,...Read More
If you have sustained a spinal cord injury in an accident caused by someone else, you may be entitled to significant compensation. In the short video below, Redondo Beach personal injury lawyer Michael Louis Kelly discusses why you need an attorney following catastrophic injury and how Kirtland & Packard can help you get the justice you deserve.Read More
Workplace discrimination occurs when an employer takes adverse action against an employee based on one or more factors unrelated to job ability. In the state of California, workplace discrimination may come in the form of being passed up for opportunity, promotion, or pay increases. It may also come in the form of harassment, bullying, and illegal termination. If you have been the victim of workplace discrimination, the Los Angeles County employment lawyers at Kirtland & Packard can...Read More
What is a class action lawsuit? In this short video, South Bay personal injury lawyer Behram Parekh answers this question and explains how a class action is different than a traditional lawsuit.
The attorneys at Kirtland & Packard have experience handling class action lawsuits and have been successful in securing multi-million-dollar settlements for victims of negligent corporations. If you have been...Read More
If you have sustained a traumatic brain injury in an accident, you need an attorney on your side who knows how to build cases to secure maximum compensation. In the short video below, Redondo Beach personal injury lawyer, Michael Louis Kelly, discusses hiring an attorney following catastrophic injury. If you are in need of an attorney or if you have questions regarding your rights, please call Kirtland & Packard, LLP at 310-536-1000 to schedule a free consultation and learn more.