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The Value of Educators and Brain Injury Education Specialists in a Pediatric Legal Case

As published in BRAIN INJURY Professional Magazine, Vol. 14, Issue 3 The Value of Educators and Brain Injury Education Specialists in a Pediatric Legal Case Authors: Brenda Eagan Brown, MEd, CBIS, Sharon Grandinette, MS, Ed, CBIST, Casey R. Johnson, JD, and Michael M. Shea, Jr, JD Introduction The Centers for Disease Control (2017) considers traumatic… read more

Important Drowsy Driving Stats and How You Can Stay Awake at the Wheel

Guest Blog Post by Ben DiMaggio Drowsy driving is a dangerous national epidemic. An estimated one in 25 adult drivers report having fallen asleep while driving within the previous 30 days. Falling asleep at the wheel driving when you’re too sleepy to feel alert can cause serious accidents. It’s estimated that drowsy driving is responsible for… read more

Wylie Aitken Named to Irish Legal 100 Eighth Year in a Row; Ashleigh Aitken Named Irish Legal 100 “Rising Star”

For the eighth year in a row, Wylie Aitken has been named to the Irish Legal 100 list. The annual national list released by the Irish Voice Newspaper honors the “most distinguished legal professionals in the United States who share one common bond: pride in their Irish roots.” The Irish Legal explains that Wylie continues… read more

Aitken Aitken Cohn Attorneys Named Top Lawyers in the Inland Empire by Inland Empire Magazine Second Year in a Row

Aitken Aitken Cohn is proud to announce that all of our attorneys have been named among the Top Lawyers of the Inland Empire for the second year in a row! Wylie, Darren, Rich, and Casey have also been highlighted for their AV-rating on Martindale-Hubbell, a ranking reserved for only the top five percent of lawyers… read more

Aitken Aitken Cohn named the “Face of Personal Injury Law” by Orange Coast Magazine

With over 3 million people and more than 90,000 businesses thriving in Orange County today, it is easy to get overwhelmed by the many choices this wonderful county offers. In last month’s August issue, Orange Coast Magazine tackles this problem by highlighting the “faces” behind the most successful businesses and how they serve the people… read more

Aitken Aitken Cohn to be Honored as Law Firm of the Year at OCBACF’s 2017 Raise Your Glass Event

This Thursday, the Orange County Bar Association, Charitable Fund (OCBACF) will be hosting its Raise Your Glass event, an annual wine tasting and charity awards benefit program. This year, the OCBACF voted to honor Aitken Aitken Cohn as the “Law Firm of the Year.” The honor was publicized in this month’s OC Lawyer magazine as… read more

Wylie Aitken to Head Feinstein’s U.S. Attorney Vetting Committee

Founding Partner Wylie Aitken has been named Chair of the committee that screens and recommends U.S. Attorneys and federal judges to the White House. A leading California newspaper broke the exciting news, featuring Wylie on its front page of Monday’s publication, after the Office of California Senator Diane Feinstein released the names of the 22 attorneys… read more

Wylie Aitken Named Top Plaintiff Lawyer in California for Third Straight Year!

“From multimillion-dollar settlements to an appellate court reversal of a summary judgement, Aitken’s recent victories continue a tradition of bringing a personal approach to helping victims.” It is this personal approach, remarkable skill, and steadfast dedication that has earned Aitken Aitken Cohn Founding Partner Wylie Aitken the title of being one of the Top Plaintiff Lawyers… read more

Reiff: Lawyer Ashleigh Aitken Planning Run for Anaheim Mayor (not for DA)

As Published on VoiceofOC Reiff: Lawyer Ashleigh Aitken Planning Run for Anaheim Mayor (not for DA) By: Rick Reiff Trial lawyer Ashleigh Aitken, daughter of one of Orange County’s most influential [individuals], is planning to run for mayor of Anaheim next year. The disclosure was made by Ashleigh’s father, Wylie Aitken, at a taping of… read more

Insurance Bad Faith: the Past, Present and Unpredictable Future?

As published in the Riverside County Bar Association’s Riverside Lawyer, May 2017: by Wylie A. Aitken & Megan G. Demshki Over the last several decades California has been at the forefront of protecting consumers through insurance bad faith law. However, recent case law developments have generated confusion over when the insurer has a duty to… read more