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Wylie Aitken Reappointed to Chair for Central District Federal Appointees by Senator Feinstein as President Biden expected to quickly fill judicial vacancies

Wylie Aitken, founding partner of Aitken Aitken Cohn, is featured in the front page article in the Daily Journal on January 20, 2021. All candidates for either Federal District Judge or U.S. Attorney should download an application as soon as practically possible from the Senator’s website. Any questions can be directed to Wylie or David… read more

Wylie Aitken Honored by Chapman University as Chair Emeritus

For more than 20 years, Wylie Aitken and his wife, Bette, have been supporting Chapman University, including Wylie serving on the Board of Trustees since 2004 and serving as Board Chair for the past four years, having fulfilled his term and completed his leadership. In honor of his exemplary service and commitment to the school,… read more

Aitken Aitken Cohn’s Annual Holiday Donation Drive Returns

Join us for our annual giving event This holiday season is unlike any other, to cap off a year unlike any other in our lifetimes. Throughout this season, and as we move into a new and hopefully better year, we wish you moments of peace and love amid the difficulties. No matter what our challenges,… read more

Casey Receives Heartfelt Testimonial From Client

Casey Johnson recently received a touching handwritten letter from one of his clients thanking him for everything he did for them. The letter is a heartfelt message the spotlights just how attentive and thorough Casey is with every one of his clients. Read the complete message down below. “We truly appreciated your understanding, dedication, and… read more

Medical Malpractice: The Alleged “Crisis” in Perspective

By Wylie A. Aitken Medical Malpractice: The Alleged “Crisis” in Perspective Originally published in “The Insurance Law Journal” in the February 1976 issue. About Wylie Wylie is one of the most respected attorneys in the country. Most recently, he was named Best Lawyer 23rd straight year and was among the honorees in the 2020 Irish… read more

Aitken Aitken Cohn to Join 2020 CAOC Convention as Sponsor and Honoree

Aitken Aitken Cohn is proud to announce it is sponsoring the 2020 CAOC “Unconventional” Convention. The three-day convention starts today and runs through Saturday where it’ll conclude on a high note with its Awards & Installation Ceremony. Two Aitken Aitken Cohn attorneys will take center stage at the convention, Wylie Aitken and Casey Johnson. Wylie… read more

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