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Photo of Doris Cheng, Richard Schoenberger and Michael Kelly by Rory Earnshaw. It would be challenging to find any three law partners who together have done more for injured plaintiffs and their families than Michael Kelly, Richard Schoenberger and Doris Cheng of San Francisco-based Walkup Melodia Kelly & Schoenberger. Each has a long track record of multimillion-dollar verdicts and settlements as… read more

What to Expect at a Personal Injury Trial

If you or somebody you love has been injured due to the careless or negligent actions of another person, it may be necessary to file a personal injury lawsuit against the other party. When many people think of personal injury cases, they conjure up images of courtrooms and legal drama. In reality, the personal injury… read more

What is the Timeline for a Personal Injury Lawsuit?

Personal injuries occur on a regular basis. While nobody wants to be injured, we cannot control the actions of others around us, and there are times when another person’s careless or negligent actions can cause harm. If you or somebody you love has sustained an injury and have filed a personal injury lawsuit against another… read more

Do I Have to Go to Court After a Car Accident?

Car accidents can be a scary experience in the aftermath can be incredibly confusing. If you or a loved one have been injured or sustained property damage in a car accident, you are likely wondering what the next steps will be. No two car accidents are the same. The facts of each crash are different,… read more

Common Motorcycle Accident Injuries in Sacramento

Getting into a motorcycle accident can be an incredibly scary and dangerous situation. Motorcyclists are more vulnerable in an accident than those who crash in traditional passenger vehicles. According to the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS), there are approximately 900,000 registered motorcycles in this state. During the latest reporting year in the state, there… read more

Motorcycle Parking Laws in California

According to the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS), there are nearly 900,000 registered motorcycles in the state. That is more than any other state in the US. With so many motorcyclists, it is important that every rider know that laws that pertain to safe operation in and around the roadway. This includes not traffic… read more

What to Do After a Hit-and-Run Accident in Sacramento

Getting into a car accident can be a scary and confusing experience. This is especially true for a hit-and-run incident. Some of the steps a person can take after a hit-and-run incident are similar to other types of car accidents in Sacramento, but there are many differences victims need to be aware of. 6 Things… read more

New Law Expands Statutes of Limitations for Survivors of School Abuse in California

Sexual abuse at public schools is a tragic event that unfortunately occurs unbeknownst to the general public. Schools often keep these tragic matters hidden to the public eye, and by the time allegations surface and are formally investigated, the statute of limitations on these despicable acts has already passed. Fortunately, a new law may help… read more

What is the Average Settlement for a Car Accident in Sacramento?

If you or someone you care about has been involved in a car accident in Sacramento, one of the first things you may want to know is, “How much is my case worth?” This is important information to know, especially when you’re dealing with medical bills, insurance payments, as well as pain and suffering from… read more

Walkup attorneys honored as Top 100 Irish Attorneys

Walkup attorneys Michael Kelly and Conor Kelly were honored as Irish Legal’s Top 100 attorneys in 2019. See online publication here: http://irishlegal.newspaperdirect.com/epaper/viewer.aspx