Kern County’s leading accident, injury and worker's compensation, helping you move forward for the last 85 years.
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Chain | Cohn | Stiles attorney Chad Boyles earned his bachelor’s degree with honors in political science from Cal State Bakersfield before attending law school. Today, he’s giving back to his alma mater as a board member for the CSUB Alumni Association, which awards scholarships, hosts events for...

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Did you know rain is directly associated with higher accident rates? In fact, out of the nearly 6 million motor vehicle crashes that occur each year in the United States, about 22 percent are weather-related. Knowing how wet roads and reduced visibility affects the way your vehicle handles will h...

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It's #GivingTuesday today, the international day of charitable giving. Need a giving suggestion? Here's a group doing wonderful work? Chain | Cohn | Stiles has been proud to support MADD Kern County this year.


⁣⁣⁣If you or someone you know is injured in an accident, please call the at...

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While Franklin Roosevelt was working on the New Deal in 1934, attorney Morris Chain opened his law firm in Bakersfield. FDR’s series of programs, projects, and reforms helped millions recover from the Great Depression. Chain was helping people locally in the courtroom.

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Chain | Cohn | Stiles senior partner and attorney Matt Clark has received the “Pursuit of Justice Award” by MADD Southern California for his continued work in helping combat Kern County’s DUI problem, raising awareness, and helping victims locally in a variety of ways. Learn more about the award ...

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We’re thankful to be able to help our clients with their life-altering cases, to help them move forward with their lives, to help them put the pieces back together after an accident or work injury.

From our Chain | Cohn | Stiles family to yours, we wish you a Happy Thanksgiving.


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The number of people killed by drivers running red lights has hit a 10-year high, according to AAA, with a 30 percent increase from 10 years ago. The reason for the uptick may surprise you. While distracted driving and incorrectly timed traffic lights plays a role, many crashes are the result of ...

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If you’ve been following Chain | Cohn | Stiles, you know our law firm is commemorating 85 years since Morris Chain opened his law firm in Bakersfield. But another (world-renowned) establishment also opened up in 1934 – one with as much heart and soul as Chain | Cohn | Stiles – the Apollo Theater ...

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It’s a place where Chain | Cohn | Stiles founder Morris Chain and other attorneys at the law firm dined often. Today, Wool Growers Restaurant continues to be a Basque staple in Bakersfield. In fact, photos of Chain and other veterans of the firm still hang on the restaurant walls. We accompanied ...

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I was treated professionally and with respect. Mr. Clark was genuinely concerned about my injuries, treatment and health after my car accident. I highly recommend Chain Cohn Stiles for all of your legal needs.
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Always been great
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We concentrate our efforts on protecting the rights of individuals who have been seriously injured due to the negligent, reckless or intentional conduct of another. Our firm specializes in the areas of motor vehicle accidents, workers' compensation, construction accidents, oilfield and agriculture accidents, wrongful death, police misconduct and civil rights, wrongful termination, sexual assault and abuse, elder abuse and neglect, dog bites, dangerous products, and more. Over the years, our attorneys have obtained more multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements on behalf of our clients than any other law firm in Kern County.

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1731 Chester Avenue
Suite 100
Bakersfield, CA 93301
United States

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Mon:8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Tue:8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Wed:8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Thu:8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Fri:8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
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