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California Enacts Bicyclist Protection Law

California has enacted as law Assembly Bill 1371 titled “Three Feet For Safety” to protect bicyclists on California roads and highways. The new law requires drivers to allow three feet of clearance when passing a bicyclist, which goes further than existing law which required clearance of an undefined “safe distance.”

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Superior legal services to injury victims for over 30 years
One of the foremost San Francisco Bay Area personal injury firms, Meisel, Krentsa & Burneikis has an unyielding dedication to obtain maximum compensation for our clients who have been injured or lost a loved one due to the fault of another. For more than 30 years the Firm has combined extensive legal experience, knowledge and superior service to serve the interests of our clients. We carefully and completely prepare each case, building the case with investigation, legal discovery, retention of experts and strategic positioning based on years of experience. The Firm has an exemplary record of success with many million dollar and multi-million dollar results. Our work has been recognized by our clients and the legal community has bestowed awards and distinctions to our attorneys.

14 year old girl wins settlement after rape and attempted suicide. (Roe v Francisco, et. al., Santa

After a 14 year old was raped, she became depressed and distraught, and was driven to try and take her own life, which luckily was not successful. Our firm sued multiple parties not only for the rape, but for actions which compounded her emotional trauma and drove her to attempt suicide. Researching California law, we determined that a claim could be brought against the responsible parties for creating a mental state with an irresistible impulse to commit suicide. This resulted in our client winning a substantial six figure settlement that accounted for her physical and emotional injuries.

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Verdict for plaintiff in wrongful death case against State of California

Client’s wife was killed when car operated by husband lost control after striking a boulder on highway 80 in the Sierra Mountains. Case was tried to a jury on liability resulting in a verdict for the plaintiff, following the verdict, the case was settled for $800,000.00. (Tan v Cal Trans)

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12.1 million dollar structured settlement for student-athlete with spinal injury

15 year old boy with spinal cord injury and paralysis after diving into high school swimming pool wins a 12.1 million dollar structured settlement, payments to reach 20 million if he lives to his life expectancy. Current cash value is 2.6 million dollars. Case settled in court at mandatory settlement conference shortly before trial by Andrew H Meisel and co-counsel Walter Walker.

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