For over 40 years, our firm has devoted itself to providing high quality legal services in representing claimants and defendants in medical malpractice and other personal injury litigation, including drug product and other consumer product claims, automobile liability litigation, and the protection of Elder and Dependent Adults and Children (known generically as "Elder Abuse Claims") and other significant personal injury actions. In that time William Newkirk (known to many as "Bill") has been elected not only to the prestigious American Board of Trial Advocates, but it Executive Board for the Los Angeles Chapter, and Board membership with the Consumer Attorneys of Los Angeles (formerly known as LATLA) and the Consumer Attorneys of California, and membership in the American Board of Professional Liability Attorneys, Bill is a Super Lawyer, having been chosen for that honor for 7 consecutive years, and is an AV Rated Attorney with Martindale Hubbell. The firm is also recognized as one of the Best Lawyers of California and Best Law Firms ranked by U.S. News and Reports. We have achieved in excess of $20 million in verdicts and settlements for our clients.
- Medical Malpractice
- Nursing Home Abuse
- Personal Injury
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We limit our practice to claims on behalf of plaintiffs/claimants in personal injury and medical malpractice, and to representation of medical malpractice defendants represented by insurance company on a reservation of rights by the insurance carrier, to protect the rights of the physicians vs. their insurance companies.
- Univ of California at Los Angeles
- Undergraduate Degree
- Southwestern Univ School of Law
- Law Degree
- Southwestern University School of Law
- J.D. (1975)
- California State Bar # 66984
- - Current