Aitken * Aitken * Cohn is one of the most highly regarded and well respected personal injury firms in Southern California. With its offices based in Santa Ana, California, Aitken * Aitken * Cohn has represented families throughout the Los Angeles County area and is readily available to serve your personal injury needs in Burbank. Their legal experience has earned them national recognition and an "AV" rating in Martindale-Hubbell's Law Directory, a rating reserved for firms that have achieved preeminence in their field and conduct themselves with the highest ethical standards. Aitken * Aitken * Cohn has obtained numerous trial victories, settlement awards, and precedent-setting appellate decisions in the areas of personal injury, medical malpractice, bad faith insurance practices, and more. If you or a loved one has endured a personal injury Aitken * Aitken * Cohn is here to help you and your family receive the relief you deserve.
In part, the innumerable legal victories Aitken * Aitken * Cohn has achieved derives from the firms philosophy regarding an attorney's relationship with their clients. This firm is dedicated to handling only a small and select number of cases to ensure that each client receives the highest level of personal attention and legal representation possible. Aitken * Aitken * Cohn's commitment to its clientele and the public through their legal victories have made Southern California a safer and fairer place to live.
Attorney Spotlight: The firms newest partner, Christopher Aitken, is an Orange County native and has been privileged to represent the victims of devastating personal injury in two of the largest amusement park safety cases in the nation. He has achieved national recognition for his superior trial skills and successful litigation of numerous personal injury cases. Christopher Aitken places community service as a fundamental aspect of his practice of the law. Consequently he is currently the chairman of Laura's House, a non-profit organization which provides shelter and services to victims of domestic abuse. In addition, he keeps himself busy with a number of other legal associations throughout Orange County. Recently Christopher Aitken and Casey Johnson, an Associate at Aitken * Aitken * Cohn, were both elected as California's "Rising Stars" in 2005.
Personal Injury Litigation Spotlight: V. vs. Walt Disney World Co. is one of Aitken, Aitken & Cohn's most well known settlement victories. Christopher Aitken spearheaded the case involving a 34 year-old man who was killed and his wife severely disfigured when a defective metal cleat dislodged from Disneyland's Sailing Ship, Columbia. Due to employee negligence stemming from a lack of training, the metal cleat was torn from the ship and hurled into a crowd of unsuspecting tourists waiting to board the ship. The attorneys at Aitken, Aitken & Cohn took on the multi-billion dollar Disney Corporation and through their hard work and aggressive representation, were able to secure a favorable result in order to try to help compensate the family for their devastating losses and suffering. While the final result remains confidential, the Los Angeles Times estimates a total of $25 million in compensation for the victims. The magnitude of this case drew national media attention and has resulted in Disney's changing their safety measures and new theme park safety laws throughout the nation.
Personal Injury Litigation UPDATE: Aitken * Aitken * Cohn has recently been chosen by many of the victims and their families in the horrific accident involving Disneyland's Big Thunder Mountain ride. This accident led to the death of one young man and numerous significant injuries suffered by other riders. Aitken * Aitken * Cohn is determined to use their skills and experience to fight for rights of the victims and their families.
If you or a loved one has suffered a personal injury, Aitken * Aitken * Cohn is on your side. The firm is happy to provide you with legal guidance through a free consultation at no obligation to you. If Aitken * Aitken * Cohn is not able to take your case, they will be happy to provide you with the name of a reputable attorney who can meet your needs. To learn more about Aitken, Aitken & Cohn you can explore our website or contact a member of the firm.