Trial Set for Driver in Rosemead Truck Accident that Killed Grandmother

Video evidence puts lie to truck driver Jose Rivas’ claim to authorities that Elpidia Willie was the one who ran a red light. The video, provided by the bus following Mrs. Willie, shows Rivas running a red light and plowing into Willie’s vehicle. He is set to face trial on [...]

By | 2017-08-25T12:07:37+00:00 August 24th, 2017|Blog, Press Releases, Truck News, Katherine Harvey-Lee|

Baum Hedlund Reaches $10 Million Anaheim School Bus Crash Settlement

January 24, 2017 -- The law firm of Baum, Hedlund, Aristei & Goldman has reached a settlement of nearly $10 million with Orange Unified School District (OUSD) on behalf of families of children who were injured in the 2014 Anaheim school bus crash. The settlement was reached on the first [...]

NY Senator Calls for Semi Truck Speed Limiting Devices

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has found another ally in its fight to add truck speed limiting devices to new tractor trailers. New York state senator Charles Schumer is joining forces with the administration and calling upon the U.S. Department of Transportation—as well as federal authorities—to move with [...]

By | 2016-12-12T14:33:08+00:00 November 23rd, 2016|Blog, Truck News, Katherine Harvey-Lee|

Bus Accident Attorney Katherine Harvey-Lee: Vice Chair of National Bus Litigation Group

Baum Hedlund bus accident attorney Katherine Harvey-Lee has been appointed vice chair of the American Association of Justice’s Bus Litigation Group, where she also serves as an Advisory Board Member. Ms. Harvey-Lee was elected as vice chair at the AAJ’s annual conference in Los Angeles this summer.Ms. Katherine Harvey-Lee is transportation [...]

By | 2016-11-17T10:38:08+00:00 October 18th, 2016|Blog, Press Releases, Katherine Harvey-Lee|

Parents of School Nurse Killed in Manteca Truck Accident File Lawsuit Against XPO Logistics

Sacramento, California - - Baum Hedlund Aristei & Goldman has filed a wrongful death lawsuit in Sacramento County Superior Court on behalf of Don and Brenda Garcia for the wrongful death of their daughter, Sarah M. Garcia, a 25-year-old school nurse killed in a Manteca truck accident chain reaction last year. [...]

Record Number of Attorneys from Baum Hedlund Aristei and Goldman Recognized in Southern California Super Lawyers

Los Angeles, February 2, 2016 - - Attorneys across Southern California have given high votes to eight lawyers at Baum Hedlund Aristei & Goldman, listing them among other outstanding attorneys in the current issue of Southern California Super Lawyers®. Super Lawyers® uses a patented selection process to create a trusted list [...]

Best Lawyers in America Awards

Baum Hedlund is Listed in The Best Lawyers in America® 2016 Our lawyers listed in The Best Lawyers in America®2016  A. Ilyas Akbari, Product Liability Litigation – Plaintiffs | 2016 J. Clark Aristei, Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions – Plaintiffs | 2016 Michael L. Baum, Personal Injury Litigation – [...]

NHTSA: School Buses Require Seat Belts to Keep Kids Safe

Seat belts save lives. So, why aren’t they already standard equipment on our school buses protecting our children in the event of a bus crash? The debate over the need for a national standard has raged on for years. Recently, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), the U.S. agency tasked [...]

By | 2016-10-17T11:45:11+00:00 November 8th, 2015|Bus News, Katherine Harvey-Lee|

Driver Involved in Anaheim Hills School Bus Accident Hid Prior Medical History

Baum Hedlund Aristei & Goldman bus accident attorney, Katherine Harvey-Lee, was recently interviewed by NBC Los Angeles about last year’s school bus accident in Anaheim Hills. Eleven students from El Rancho Charter Middle School sustained injuries that included intracranial hemorrhaging, broken bones, a toe amputation and a shattered spine. On [...]

By | 2016-10-17T11:46:27+00:00 May 18th, 2015|Bus News, Katherine Harvey-Lee|

Bus Crash Attorney Says Orange Unified School District will be Held Accountable for Hiring Unfit Bus Driver

It was nearly nine months ago that Regina Singh found herself riding with her young daughter in an ambulance. At the time, she had no idea that her daughter - who just recently had her braces removed and was only a few months away from graduating from El Rancho Charter Middle [...]

By | 2016-10-17T11:47:39+00:00 January 21st, 2015|Bus News, Katherine Harvey-Lee|