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[Study] The Most Dangerous Places for Cyclists in Silicon Valley

Bicyclists are among the most vulnerable users of our nation’s roads. When they are struck by motor vehicles, riders often suffer devastating, catastrophic injuries. Because of this reality, more and more communities and local governments are putting a higher emphasis on improving roadways to make them safer for non-motorists, including bicyclists. In Silicon Valley, efforts…

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Walkup Firm’s Michael A. Kelly and Wildfire Litigation Team Secure $117 Million Settlement Against PG&E Executives for State’s Worst Wildfires

A multi-firm litigation team, including Walkup, Melodia, Kelly & Shoenberger shareholder Michael A. Kelly reached a $117 million settlement agreement with utility giant Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) in connection with the 2017 North Bay fires and the 2018 Camp fire. Daily Journal recently profiled the significant result, finalized in San Francisco County Superior Court…

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Lawdragon Recently Profiled Shareholders for their Work Educating Law Students and Bar Members

The American justice system remains the global “gold standard,” which is why three partners at the Walkup Firm are legal leaders in the effort to teach trial skills worldwide. Lawdragon recently profiled shareholders Rich Schoenberger, Mike Kelly, and Doris Cheng for their work educating law students and bar members about effectively representing clients in jury…

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Exactech Issues Recall on Knee Replacement Implants

In February 2022, medical device manufacturer, Exactech®, issued a recall for its knee replacement implants. The recall followed  high-rates of wear and complications due to suspected improper packaging. In its recall notice Exactech®, said that the recalled knee implants were packaged in “out-of-specification” vacuum bags. The result was the possibility of excessive oxidation of the…

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Walkup Law’s 2022 Summer Associate Program Comes to an End

Watch Video Compilation here: The Walkup Law Firm wrapped up its Summer 2022 Associate Program this week after welcoming five interns into our 8-week internship. Our student associates had the opportunity to gather hands-on experience in civil litigation while working alongside some of the nation’s top personal injury lawyers. This year’s troop of summer associates…

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Marin IJ Profiled Walkup’s Bicycle Crash Study

The Marin Independent Journal profiled our firm’s newly released study that pinpoints the most dangerous areas for bicycling in Marin County. “When you know you have locations with a documented frequency of significant injuries, then I think you need to let history be your guide here,” Walkup firm’s Michael A. Kelly told @Will_S_Houston. Study highlights…

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12 Walkup Attorneys Recognized by “The Best Lawyers in America” – Michael A. Kelly named 2023 “Lawyer of the Year”

Walkup, Melodia, Kelly & Schoenberger is proud to announce that all firm shareholders have been listed among The Best Lawyers in America, 2023 Edition, for their outstanding results in various plaintiff law practice areas. Shareholder Michael A. Kelly has received the distinguished honor of being named 2023’s “Lawyer of the Year” in the category of Personal…

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