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Casey Johnson authors article for OCTLA’s The Gavel

AAC’s Casey Johnson recently wrote an article for OCTLA’s The Gavel “Taking on the State: Effectively Litigating Against Governmental Entities” explaining why handling cases against a governmental entity is not for the casual litigator, and how proceeding into governmental liability matters without an understanding of the protections afforded can be a recipe for disaster. Read… read more

Wylie Aitken Offers Legal Insight to the LA Daily Journal Following Oil Spill

A massive oil spill off the Orange County coast has leaked more than 126,000 gallons of crude oil into the sea, forcing beaches to close to the public and damaging the environment. As investigators determine what caused the spill, AAC’s founding partner Wylie Aitken offered his legal insight to the Los Angeles Daily Journal, discussing… read more

Wylie Aitken Quoted in the Voice of OC Following Huntington Beach Oil Spill

In the wake of the oil spill disaster off the coast of Orange County there are mounting concerns from local business owners. As a prominent voice in the legal community, Wylie Aitken explains to the Voice of Orange County the different types of legal action that might apply in this of situation. To read the… read more

Casey Johnson Co-Authors Article in Orange County Lawyer Magazine

Ashleigh Recognized by Best Lawyers in Women in Law Business Edition

Aitken Aitken Cohn is proud to announce Ashleigh Aitken was recognized by Best Lawyers in its Spring 2021 Women in Law Business Edition. The issue recognizes some of the top legal professionals in the legal community from throughout the country. Ashleigh was honored in the Personal Injury Litigation section for the Orange County (CA) region…. read more

Michael Recognized by Selective Service System for His Contributions to the Organization

Michael Penn was recognized by the Selective Service System for his contributions to the organization where he has been a longtime board member. Regional Director Steven L. Kett sent Michael a gracious letter and a certificate thanking him for his “dedication, commitment, and outstanding citizenship.” You can read the full letter below. Dear Mr. Penn… read more

Chris Receives Warm Review from Client Andrew P.

By Aitken Aitken Cohn Recently, a client gave Partner Chris Aitken a touching review thanking him for handling his case. In the review, the client, Andrew P., talks about some of the staples of the relationships Aitken Aitken Cohn makes sure to establish with our clients. That of trust, communication, and results. Oftentimes, going through… read more

Wylie Aitken Joins the Live@5 Show with Jerry Sullivan

By Aitken Aitken Cohn Aitken Aitken Cohn Founder Wylie Aitken joined Jerry Sullivan for his monthly Live@5 Show to talk about his work with Chapman University to push forward many of the university’s diversity initiatives, including the recently established Wylie A. Aitken Professor of Law, Race, and Social Justice. To watch the entire interview, watch… read more

Inaugural Wylie A. Aitken Professor of Law, Race, and Social Justice Selected by Chapman University

By Aitken Aitken Cohn Aitken*Aitken*Cohn is proud to announce Firm Founder Wylie A. Aitken established a new professorship at Chapman University’s Dale E. Fowler School of Law in efforts to further the university’s commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion, and social justice. The inaugural Wylie A. Aitken Professor of Law, Race, and Social Justice will be… read more

Firm Attains $11 Million Settlement on Behalf of Quadriplegic Victim in Pool Accident

By Aitken Aitken Cohn Partners Rich Cohn and Casey Johnson secured an $11,000,000 settlement on behalf of a 20-year-old client who was rendered a quadriplegic after diving into an unsafe HOA swimming pool. Isaac L., the client, was visiting his father at his condominium for a family pool BBQ. After visiting with family in the… read more