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Each of the three attorneys at Spiering, Swartz and Kennedy is a member of both the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum. Each has won million and multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements. Fewer than 1% of U.S. lawyers are members.

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Blog Posts in 2018

  • On April 12, 2016, our client, an 85-year old retired speech therapist, was driving on Telegraph Avenue in Oakland, California. Suddenly and without warning, a young woman crossed her vehicle across two lanes of traffic and slammed into the front passenger side of our client’s car, causing over $10,000 worth of property damage. The young woman had just exited a fast food establishment that ...
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  • A 17-year-old student at Salinas High School was seriously injured by an intoxicated driver while walking home. The driver was operating a refrigeration truck and struck our client, Jacob, causing him to sustain a traumatic brain injury (TBI). Injuries of this nature often include lifelong consequences and implications, including extensive medical care and treatment and substantial financial ...
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  • $3 Million Settlement Recovered by Attorney Andrew Swartz

    Posted By Evan Patlian || 21-Feb-2018

    Andrew Swartz of Spiering, Swartz, & Kennedy recently recovered a $3 million settlement for a client. Working together with Spencer Pahlke of San Francisco-based firm Walkup, Melodia, Kelly & Schoenberger, Attorney Swartz fought to protect his client’s rights after she received negligent treatment that jeopardized her life and resulted in permanent physical damage. A 50-year-old ...
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  • $5 Million Car Accident Settlement Recovered by Attorney Michele Kennedy

    Posted By Spiering, Swartz & Kennedy || 4-Jan-2018

    In 2013, our client was hit by a drunk driver in Carmel Valley, California. The defendant was a primary owner and employee of a local company. He had been drinking alcohol during his work day and while driving, during the course of his employment, crossed over the center line and hit our client head-on. Both vehicles were totaled in the car accident. Our client suffered multiple fractures all over ...
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