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

Wylie Aitken Named to the LawDragon Hall of Fame, OC500, and Irish Legal 100

Aitken Aitken Cohn founding partner Wylie Aitken is no stranger when it comes to recognition, yet he still appreciates each new one with humbleness and gratitude. With a long-standing reputation within the legal community as a litigation powerhouse, community influencer, and mogul,  Wylie was given three prominent awards recently: inductions into the LawDragon Hall of… read more

$350,000 – 71-Year-Old Client Hit by Underinsured Driver Awarded Over Three Times Initial Offer in Arbitration

CASE DESCRIPTION: Atticus Wegman and Megan Demshki of Aitken Aitken Cohn, LLP obtained an arbitration award of $351,781.71 on behalf of a 71-year-old client injured when an underinsured driver made an improper turn in front of her. Defendant driver was underinsured and thus client pursued recovery against her own insurance company, Allstate.  Allstate’s highest offer prior… read more

Join us at the 2017 Ryan’s Reach Charity Golf Tournament

Please help us to raise funds for Brain Injury survivors and their families. We invite you to join us at the 12th Annual Ryan’s Reach Golf tournament, an exciting day filled with golfing followed by a silent auction, a live action, dinner and entertainment. This annual charity golf tournament raises over $100,000 annually to benefit… read more

Super Lawyers 2017: All Qualified AAC Attorneys Listed for Fourth Year in a Row!

There are lawyers and then there are Super Lawyers. Every year, Super Lawyers magazine publishes its highly anticipated list of the top 5 percent of lawyers throughout each state. For the third year in a row, Aitken Aitken Cohn is proud to announce that all of our qualifying attorneys were selected Super Lawyers for 2017!… read more

Aitken Aitken Cohn Gives Back to Students in 2016

When local High School student Maddie Tumbarello called our office asking the firm to consider sponsoring her at the YMCA national mock trial competition, the partners unanimously agreed. And when a referring attorney asked us to sponsor the Hillcrest High School Boys baseball team in Riverside, once again the partners jumped at the opportunity to… read more

Aitken Aitken Cohn Named “Best Law Firm” by U.S. News & World Report Again for 2017!

For the seventh year in a row, Aitken Aitken Cohn has been named a Tier One Best Law Firm by U.S. News and World Report and Best Lawyers® in the areas of: Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs Product Liability Litigation – Plaintiffs Commercial Litigation Compiled in partnership with Best Lawyers®, the U.S News & World Report… read more

Chris Aitken Named the National Trial Lawyers Top 100!

Congratulations are in order for Partner Chris Aitken who was recently selected as one of the Top 100 Lawyers in California by the National Trial Lawyers! This comes as Chris’ fourth awarded recognition this year, including his Super Lawyers, Best Lawyers in America and Top Lawyers of the Inland Empire awards. The National Trial Lawyers:… read more

$1,500,000 – Multiple Plaintiffs Awarded Full Policy Limits after Serious Rear End Collision

CASE DESCRIPTION: Plaintiffs were rear ended on the I-5 freeway in Orange County while returning after a holiday party. Grandmother suffered a tear of her anterior cruciate ligament. Grandson suffered a facial laceration near his nose that required minimal repair, with largely unnoticeable scarring. Grandson was also treated for PTSD. Grandfather sustained significant neck and… read more

Catch Aitken Aitken Cohn at the 2016 CAOC San Francisco Annual Convention

Attorneys Ashleigh Aitken, Darren Aitken, and Casey Johnson will all be speaking at this weekend’s CAOC Annual Convention in San Francisco, CA. Engaging, entertaining and incredibly informative, Ashleigh, Darren and Casey are known to be some of the best public speakers when it comes to the law. Be sure to catch their presentations this weekend… read more