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Highway Accidents Attorney in California.

We Are Here To Help You With Your highway Accident Problems.

California has more than 16,000 miles of paved highways, freeways, interstates, and state routes. Millions of vehicles travel California highways every day. With so many cars on the road, accidents and crashes are unavoidable. Freeway collisions happen every single day in California, many resulting in serious or catastrophic injury or death. At Hess & Nghiem, we have represented victims of head-on collisions, vehicle rollover accidents, and multi-vehicle pileup accidents. Our clients have included victims injured in crashes on all major California highways and freeways, including:

  1. Interstate 5 accidents
  2. Interstate 8 accidents
  3. Interstate 10 accidents
  4. Interstate 15 accidents
  5. Interstate 40 accidents
  6. Interstate 80 accidents
  7. Interstate 580 accidents
  8. S. Route 50 accidents
  9. S. Route 101 accidents
  10. S. Route 395 accidents
  11. CA State Route 99 accidents
  12. California State Route 49 Accidents
  13. California State Route 299 Accidents
  14. California State Route 33 Accidents
  15. California State Route 91 Accidents
  16. California State Route 20 Accidents
  17. California State Route 36 Accidents

California freeway collisions often result in serious or catastrophic injury or fatality due to the higher speeds that vehicles travel and other contributing factors. If you have been hurt in a California freeway collision, you may be entitled to substantial compensation from the party or parties responsible for your injuries or a family member’s wrongful death.

Causes of Highway Accidents

Determining liability is an essential element of successfully handling any personal injury claim. Our attorneys work with some of the best accident investigators and engineers to establish fault and liability in freeway collision. California interstate accidents and highway crashes can have multiple causes, including:

  1. Defective road design
  2. Driver distraction
  3. Driver fatigue
  4. Drunk driving
  5. Flying debris
  6. Lack of roadway maintenance
  7. Lack of vehicle maintenance
  8. Speeding
  9. Unsafe lane change
  10. Weather conditions

Our California personal injury lawyers have handled numerous CA highway accident cases involving injury or death from all types of vehicles, including car accidents, truck accidents, and motorcycle accidents. We have also handled roadway construction workers, pedestrian and bicyclist injury, and wrongful death claims.

Protect Your Rights After an Accident

If you or a member of your family is the victim of a California freeway or highway accident, you may be entitled to substantial compensation for your injuries, lost wages, and pain and suffering. Contact Hess & Nghiem for a consultation and complimentary assessment of your case. We are happy to answer your questions and explain your legal options at no charge. Our staff is available to take your call 24 hours a day. Home and hospital visits are also available. To speak with an attorney, call 657.333.5726.

About Hess & Nghiem

The law firm of Hess & Nghiem is one of California’s premier personal injury firms. We are committed to helping our seriously injured clients obtain full and fair compensation by fully holding accountable those who have negligently caused injury or death. All of our services are contingent upon a settlement or verdict – we do not accept any payment until we recover money for your claim. Call today for a free consultation. 657.333.5726

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    5 stars from start to finish. I was introduced to Phil because I realized that after doing physical therapy after my accident, my med pay was going to run out. I was still in a lot of pain and still needed to be treated.
    He treated me like I was his only client and ensured that I received the medical treatment I needed. He’s super knowledgeable and very easy to talk to. Phil is very accommodating and is willing to work on your terms/time – he even helped me when he was out of town.
    I’m walking away with more than the numbers he promised. Thank you Phil for everything that you’ve done.

    Phil is an amazing attorney and I would highly recommend him to all my friends and family.

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    I was referred to Phil and Ed by a good friend after my two prior lawyers dropped the ball on my case. I was viciously assaulted at a bar.
    Phil and Ed took my case on and it was night and day. They stood up for me and kept in regular contact. I never had to guess what was going on with my case. They conducted a thorough investigation and collected crucial evidence that helped prove my case. Initially, the bar refused to take responsibility but eventually the bar relented after the job Phil and Ed did.
    Ultimately, the case resolved favorably for much more than I expected.  Thanks so much again Phil an Ed!

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    Phil is a great attorney. Very sharp, responsive and will keep you informed through your entire case.  I was involved in a car accident and with a pre-existing condition made my case difficult to prove.  Phil was very experienced and professional in helping me get a favorable outcome.  I would highly recommend Phil to anyone looking for an attorney that will fight for you until the very end. Thanks again Phil!

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    When working with lawyers you just never know who to trust but from my experience, you can trust Phil! He made time to meet with me face to face right after my accident and was very detail oriented. He was always available to answer all of my questions. He had my best interest at heart and went above and beyond his duties. I would definitely recommend his services to any of my friends and family.

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    Phil picked up my case when my previous lawyer went m.i.a on me. Phil took care of me by sending me to specialist to help on my lower back l4,l5 s1 and my shoulder dislocation and torn rotor cuff. He was always contacting me asking how’s my therapy and his assistants made contact via email and called. I’m very greatfull to have been recommended to him. He settled my case to what we agreed was great since he took the case before the 2yrs. I would recommend this firm to anyone in a heart beat.

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    I was referred to Phil and Ed by a good friend after my two prior lawyers dropped the ball on my case. I was viciously assaulted at a bar. Phil and Ed took my case on and it was night and day. They stood up for me and kept in regular contact. I never had to guess what was going on with my case. They conducted a thorough investigation and collected crucial evidence that helped prove my case. Initially, the bar refused to take responsibility but eventually the bar relented after the job Phil and Ed did. Ultimately, the case resolved favorably for much more than I expected. Thanks so much again Phil an Ed!

    Rudy G.
    Bar Assault
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    Not backing down, Phil and Ed pressed forward and never once compromised our position. After the insurance company kept increasing their offer and wanting us to negotiate, Phil and Ed refused to relent and accept anything less than what we initially asked. Basically, their response each time to the insurance company was pay our original demand or we are going to trial. It worked! Eventually, after bidding against themselves, the insurance company finally offered to pay the original amount we wanted. I couldn’t be more impressed with the way Phil and Ed handled my case. They really stood up for me and took on a case that was by no means a simple one. Thanks again fellas!

    Mark W.
    Personal Injury
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    I can’t say enough great things about Phil Nghiem. He was on my case from the minute I called him. He got things handled from day one immediately and made me feel supported and taken care of. His office staff was the same way, replied to every email immediately and addressed all of my concerns. I got into a car accident and called him, and I am SO GLAD I did. He got me the compensation I was entitled to and fought for me and my well being the whole way through. He took are of everything so that I just had to worry about getting my health back. He and his staff really care about YOU and do not treat you like another name in the book. They help you step by step and always keep you in the loop. I can’t thank him enough for helping me through this excruciating ordeal.

    Kahiwalani M.
    Personal Injury
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    I’d like to start off by saying that Phil is incredibly passionate about what he does, he’s very kind-hearted, and he genuinely cares for his clients. I was struck by a hit-and-run driver, who was fleeing from the police in a stolen vehicle with no insurance. Given the circumstances of my car accident, Phil was able to negotiate an incredible sum to be paid out by my insurance. It made my day when he was able to share the news. Most attorneys would have settled earlier in the case for significantly less. Overall, I had a pleasant experience and the end of my investigation was a success. Thank you again Phil, I am eternally grateful for everything that you’ve done for me.

    PS. Phil’s office is quite the drive for me, but he’s very accommodating and we managed to make things work with EASE. So don’t hesitate to contact him regardless of where you’re from because he’ll take care of you.

    Shawn N.
    Car Accident
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    I was involved in a rear end accident and was referred to Phil from my chiropractor. Honestly I was nervous to take on an attorney because I was already overwhelmed by everything involving the accident but Phil really put me at ease. He took the time to explain things to me in a way I could understand and wasn’t pushy at all for me to hire him. I’m really glad I chose Phil because I literally didn’t have to worry about anything after that meeting. He set me up with one of his associates named Bri and she was always so quick to respond whenever I had questions. On top of that they worked hard to reduce my other fees and got me a nice settlement too! I’m thankful for all the help they provided and will definitely use them again if I ever need it.

    Yen P.
    Car Accident
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    I’m so glad I hired Phil to help me after my car crash. My car was totaled after a driver ran a red light and struck me. For days, I didn’t have a car to get to work and school. Finally, I decided to hire an attorney and eventually found Phil. He immediately got to work. My accident happened at an intersection where there was a restaurant. Phil personally went out to the restaurant and obtained video footage that captured the crash showing that I was not at-fault. I couldn’t believe that he actually did this. He then helped me get into a rental and get medical treatment. I am completely satisfied with Phil. He truly went above and beyond to get me through this difficult time in my life.

    Richard B.
    Car Crash
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