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Michael A. Kelly named CAL-ABOTA Trial Lawyer of the Year for 2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA (March 16, 2014) – The California chapter of the American Board of Trial Advocates selected Michael A. Kelly as the CAL-ABOTA 2014 Trial Lawyer of the Year. Recognized as the highest honor a California trial lawyer can receive, the CAL-ABOTA Trial Lawyer of the Year Award is given annually to a recipient… read more

Walkup Lawyers Nominated for Trial Lawyer of the Year Award

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – Conor Kelly has been nominated for the 15th Annual San Francisco Trial Lawyers, “Trial Lawyer of the Year” award, which will be presented on April 17 at the Nikko Hotel in San Francisco. Their nomination is for their exemplary work in matter of Myrick vs. Hansa where they obtained a record-breaking… read more

Report: GM cars with deadly manufacturing flaw still on the road

General Motors recently recalled almost 620,000 cars which have an ignition switch problem that has been linked to at least six deaths. Jarring or heavy key chains can trigger these defective switches and disable power systems, airbags, and engines in the impacted vehicles. The switch defect has been linked to at least 22 car accidents… read more

Bicycle safety advocates pan San Francisco mayor’s “Be Nice” campaign

Mayor Ed Lee recently announced a public awareness campaign aimed at reducing the number of pedestrian and cycling accidents which occur in San Francisco. The new “Be Nice, Look Twice,” campaign encourages motorists and other road users to be aware of their surroundings and to slow down. “Pedestrian safety continues to be a key focus… read more