Brian Chase, a partner at Bisnar Chase California Personal Injury Attorneys has been named a 2012 Orange County Personal Injury Lawyer by Avvo in the August issue of OC METRO Business Magazine. Avvo is an accredited online lawyer rating service designed to help consumers find skilled and reputable lawyers.
The Avvo rating system, based on input from hundreds of attorneys, thousands of consumers and legal experts, is calculated using a mathematical model that considers a lawyer’s years in practice, disciplinary history, professional achievements and industry recognition. Avvo provides unbiased rating information by periodically collecting background data from multiple sources, including state bar associations and court records.
Chase scored at the top in experience, industry recognition and professional conduct in personal injury law based on Avvo’s comprehensive rating system.
Brian Chase, Auto Defects Expert, and Top Orange County Personal Injury Attorney
Chase is a native of Southern California, a graduate of California State University, Long Beach, a graduate of Pepperdine School of Law and a 19-year personal injury attorney. He has litigated over 25 jury trials and has represented both local and national auto product liability and catastrophic injury cases, recovering tens of millions of dollars for his clients.
Chase is known across the nation for going head-to-head with automakers, holding them accountable for defective vehicles that have caused wrongful death and catastrophic injuries. Joseph Higuera of Higuera Personal Injury Law Offices in Irvine, California, endorsed Chase at Avvo.com for his skill in representing injured victims. “If you have an SUV rollover case, Brian is the best chance you have of winning your case against GM, which is no easy feat!” said Higuera.
Chase’s professional accolades are numerous, including being named Product Liability Trial Lawyer of the Year by the Orange County Trial Lawyers Association in 2004, a Southern California Super Lawyer by Law & Politics Magazine and Los Angeles Magazine every year since 2006, one of the Top 100 Trial Lawyers by the American Trial Lawyers Association since 2007, a Top 50 Orange County Super Lawyer by Orange Coast Magazine for the fourth consecutive year in 2010, a 2012 member of the prestigious American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA), and a Top 50 Orange County Super Lawyer by Super Lawyers Magazine in 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012, as well as seven Super Lawyer appointments from 2006 – 2012.
Chase was named an Orange County Top Lawyer by Avvo in 2009 and 2011.
Chase is Vice President of the Consumer Attorneys of California and serves on the Board of Governors for CAOC. He is a past President of the Orange County Trial Lawyers Association and is AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell® (their highest rating). He has argued and won in the California Court of Appeals and in the California Supreme Court, changing state law to the benefit of injured plaintiffs.
Chase is the author of “Still Unsafe at Any Speed“, the most comprehensive literary work on auto defects since Ralph Nader’s 1965 book of the same subject, “Unsafe at Any Speed”, and is a frequent lecturer for various trade organizations where he teaches trial techniques and strategies to other attorneys.
He’s been interviewed for dozens of reports involving auto defects and catastrophic personal injury and wrongful death cases in news outlets such as the Wall Street Journal, KABC-TV Los Angeles, FOX-TV Los Angeles, KABC Radio’s “Larry on the Law” featuring Larry Elder, CBS Television, Orange County Register, KTNV Las Vegas and the Legal OC.
Chase enjoys golf, tennis and spending time with his children.
Attribution: This article is the syndication source of a recently released press release from Bisnar Chase