Areas Of Specialty

Our San Francisco, California, personal injury practice is comprehensive, providing advice and representation to individual clients and large groups of clients in simple and complex injury and wrongful death litigation.

At Walkup, Melodia, Kelly & Schoenberger, our attorneys effectively represent individual clients who have suffered serious injuries in auto, truck and bicycle accidents, as well as large groups of clients injured in mass tort disasters, such as plane crashes and fires. Because of the diverse talent and experience of our team of personal injury specialists, we are able to successfully represent clients in any injury matter.

Comprehensive And Client-Centered Personal Injury Representation

We handle all types of personal injury cases, including:

Medical Malpractice

The Walkup firm has long been at the forefront of this complex field, consistently ranking among the top tier law firms for medical negligence in California. Our legal team includes an attorney who is also a physician with 20 years of medical experience. We have obtained groundbreaking verdicts on behalf of victims of medical negligence nationwide.

Kaiser Malpractice

We have brought more claims against Kaiser Permanente than any other law firm in California, winning more than $100 million for Kaiser patients. Our history of success demonstrates our thorough understanding of Kaiser's system and legal strategies.

Birth Injuries

Nothing is more tragic than seeing your child suffer needless harm. At Walkup, we understand the lifelong ramifications of birth injuries. Our legal team has obtained groundbreaking financial recoveries for innocent children and their families.

Defective Medical Devices

The Walkup firm has an enduring legacy of success in securing justice against negligent medical device manufacturers. We have also served as lead counsel against some of the country's largest pharmaceutical companies, winning record-breaking verdicts.

Mass Transit and MUNI Accidents

As the area's premier law firm for public transportation accidents, our experience spans all types of negligence-related tragedies involving railways, buses, light rail vehicles, cable cars and aircraft. We have been the go-to law firm for victims of mass transit accidents for more than six decades.

Car , Truck and Motorcycle Accidents

We have recovered millions of dollars for thousands of car, truck and motorcycle accident victims. Our reputation as award-winning trial attorneys sends a strong message to opponents: We will not back down when it comes to pursuing full and fair compensation for clients.

Pedestrian Injuries

When a vehicle strikes a pedestrian, the outcome is almost always catastrophic or fatal for the pedestrian. Our attorneys have obtained six- and seven-figure recoveries in personal injury and wrongful death claims arising out of these inexcusable tragedies.

Bicycle Accidents

Bicycle accidents don't just happen randomly. They typically result from the negligence of others. As avid cyclists ourselves, we understand the unique challenges involved in these cases. The firm's track record includes several multimillion-dollar results for cyclists and their families.

Burn Injuries

Severe thermal and chemical burns are often the horrific consequences of preventable accidents. We have helped burn victims secure justice. Our record of success stories includes a landmark $52 million verdict for victims of a propane explosion.

Traumatic Brain Injuries

Brain damage has ripple effects that can last a lifetime. We are familiar with the tragic ramifications of brain injuries. Our firm has secured multimillion-dollar recoveries for brain injury victims in all manner of cases.

Contact Our Firm Now For A Free Consultation

Within each of these areas, we represent clients on injury claims arising out of a wide range of incidents and accidents. Read more about our landmark verdicts and settlements in all types of personal injury and wrongful death claims.

If you have been injured in an accident, call our firm at 888-799-3968 to set up a free consultation.