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Client Leaves Glowing Testimonial for Darren Aitken

At Aitken*Aitken*Cohn, our goal is to meet the needs of our clients to the best of our abilities and beyond. Often times they go through unspeakable situations that bring them to our firm. When we do attain deserving settlements or verdicts for the clients, we do so with great joy and satisfaction. You can imagine… read more

Lack of Auto Insurance Coverage Can Limit California Drivers’ Recovery of Damages but Not Innocent Heirs’ Recovery Wrongful Death Damages

By Michael Penn What happens in personal injury cases when one of the parties involved in an accident lacks automobile insurance coverage?  The classic lawyerly answer, “it depends” is incorrect.  Voters in California specifically addressed this issue in 1996 when they passed Proposition 213. Under Proposition 213, codified primarily in California Civil Code Sections 3333.3… read more

The Unsung Hero of Your Automobile Insurance Policy—Uninsured/Underinsured Motorist Coverage

By Atticus Wegman If you find yourself injured in a motor vehicle crash, whether or not you were in a vehicle, it is paramount that you understand if your automobile insurance policy includes underinsured/uninsured motorist coverage. Our Orange County car accident lawyers often find our clients, after suffering injuries relating to motor vehicle crashes including… read more

Darren Aitken and Casey Johnson Elected to CAOC Board of Directors

Aitken*Aitken*Cohn is extremely proud to announce that Partners Darren O. Aitken and Casey R. Johnson have both been elected to the Consumer Attorneys of California (CAOC) 2021 Board of Directors. Darren has been on the CAOC Board since 2009 and has served as the chair of the webinar subcommittee for many years. Casey has been… read more

Eight Aitken*Aitken*Cohn Attorneys Recognized in 2021 The Best Lawyers of America List

Aitken*Aitken*Cohn is proud to announce the inclusion of eight of our personal injury attorneys in the 27th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Best Lawyers is one of the most reputable sources to track the quality of attorneys, and we’re honored by the distinction. Among the honorees were Firm Founder Wylie A. Aitken, Partners… read more

Staff Spotlight: Richard Cohn – Celebrating 30 Years with the Firm

We’re back for episode 2 of our Staff Spotlight series that takes a look at an individual person from the firm each month. This time around, we decided to put the spotlight on Richard A. Cohn, the name partner that just celebrated his 30th anniversary with the firm. Congratulations, Rich! In the interview, he relives… read more

The Most Dangerous Intersections in Irvine, CA

From 2010 – 2018, there were nearly 3,400 intersection-related crash in the city of Irvine. These collisions led to more than 3,200 injuries and 19 deaths. However, as part of our larger study of the most dangerous intersections in Orange County, we found that Irvine didn’t have a single crossing in the top 50. Despite… read more

The Most Dangerous Intersections in Huntington Beach

From 2010 – 2018, there were 4,053 crashes at intersections in Huntington Beach. More than 4,600 people were injured and 31 people were killed as a result of these collisions. At Aitken Aitken & Cohen, we wanted to find out which Huntington Beach crossings put motorists at higher risk of collision and injury. As part… read more

The Most Dangerous Intersections in Santa Ana

From 2010 – 2019, no city in Orange County saw more severe injuries and deaths in intersection-related motor vehicle crashes than Santa Ana. The 60,000 plus collisions left 7,161 people injured (168 of which were severe injuries) and 41 dead. Which intersections pose the highest risk to motorists? As part of our larger study, we… read more

The Most Dangerous Intersections in Anaheim

As part of our larger study, Aitken Aitken Cohen, analyzed nine years of Orange County, CA traffic collision data. In addition to finding the 50 most dangerous in Orange County, we wanted to provide residents with a list specifically for Anaheim. Where are the most dangerous intersections for motorists in Anaheim? Below, we list the… read more