Aitken*Aitken*Cohn Retained to Represent Family of Paul Michelena

On October 11, 2013, Paul Michelena, a resident of San Clemente, was struck and killed by a car in the Ralph’s Grocery Store parking lot located on El Camino Real, at the intersection of Barcelona, in the City of San Clemente. Paul Michelena is survived by his wife, Lisa, and his children, Frankie (16), Jean-Luc (14) and Chani (11). Paul was walking in the parking lot of the Ralph’s grocery store with his daughter, Chani, when the incident occurred. Christopher & Wylie Aitken of Aitken*Aitken*Cohn have been retained to investigate the matter and represent the family.

As indicated by a recent newspaper article by the Orange County Register, the death of Paul Michelena has led to a parking lot debate in the City of San Clemente. If you have any information or knowledge regarding this particular incident and the vehicle involved, please feel free to contact us at or contact us through our website.

As the family stated, “Paul loved spending time with his family and friends, and will be remembered as a larger than life personality who intimately cared for those around him. He had an infectious sense of humor and will be deeply missed by all who knew him.” The Michelena family has created a website with more information about Paul at A bank deposit account to assist the family of Paul Michelena has been created at Chase Bank under account number 127189730.