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Spinal Cord Injury Victim Receives $21.5M in Damages

On May 23, 2013 work was being performed on the trolley tracks at the Imperial Transit Station in the East Village. Workers left the scene without providing any cautionary signage, resulting in more than 10 people tripping over the exposed rail at separate times. It was David Long who took the most serious tumble, tripping […]


Anaheim Union High School District Could Have Prevented Molestation

LAWYER THOMAS CIFARELLI FILES LAWSUIT AGAINST ANAHEIM UNION HIGH SCHOOL DISTRICT AND FORMER JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL TEACHER DAVID MICHAEL BRUCE ALLEGING SEXUAL ABUSE OF A MINOR —Lawsuit alleges school district could have prevented molestation from ever occurring— ORANGE COUNTY, CA – Lawyer Thomas Cifarelli of The Cifarelli Law Firm filed a lawsuit against Anaheim Union […]


Pit Bull Dog Attack Wreaks Havoc in Riverside

It is a tale which is not so unfamiliar to us here in Southern California, but it is one which continues to shock and horrify us all. One man is dead and a woman is injured due to a vicious dog attack which took place in the Riverside County community of North Shore in early […]


Miramonte School Abuse Case Still Shaking So-Cal

It has been a long and arduous journey for the parents and the children who were victims of child abuse committed by a former Miramonte Elementary School teacher. In late 2010, law enforcement began to investigate one of the school’s teachers, Mark Berndt, after they uncovered dozens of questionable photographs of children. Berndt was eventually […]


Truck Accident Teenaged Victim Recovering from Serious Injuries

A teenaged girl suffered serious injuries when the car in which she was traveling crashed into a Los Angeles County fire truck. The car was severely damaged and the injured girl had to be extracted from the vehicle. The accident occurred on the Pacific Coast Highway in California.   The victim suffered traumatic brain injury […]


Wrongful Death Case Filed Against Father and Son

A 20-year old driver who was using his father’s Jeep Wrangler when he crashed into a Suzuki vehicle, killing its driver and 2 other passengers, is facing a wrongful death lawsuit filed by the daughter of the Suzuki car driver.   The young driver was a student at the University of North Carolina and used […]


Fast-Track Child-Injury-Reporting System Approved

Time is of the essence when reporting what may possibly be an abusive situation for a child. Every year, the Los Angeles County Child Protection Hotline receives nearly 200,000 phone calls from concerned individuals. Many of these calls involve lengthy wait times or are accidentally dropped, making this form of reporting child abuse or neglect […]


Drunk Driving Suspected in Recent PCH Crash

A string of car accidents along the Pacific Coast Highway over recent months has even caught the attention of celebrities who are voicing their concerns over social media. The most recent incident inspired actor Rob Lowe and his sister, Kim Lowe to comment on how unsafe this highway can be and lobby for pedestrian bridges […]