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Personal Injury Attorneys in Marina Del Rey

Marina Del Rey is an unincorporated seaside community in Los Angeles County, only 4 miles south of Santa Monica, 4 miles north of LAX, and 12.5 miles from Downtown Los Angeles.

Often referred to as Southern California’s hidden gem, Marina Del Rey is a major boating and water recreation destination. Popular activities enjoyed by both residents and tourists include paddle boarding, kayaking, birdwatching, and walking along the waterfront.  

Although Marina Del Rey has a small population of just over 11,000 inhabitants, accidents due to negligent behavior are not uncommon.

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If you or a loved one suffered injuries in an accident, you might be entitled to compensation!

Our Marina Del Rey personal injury attorneys help clients who have been seriously injured in an accident due to the negligence of another party to get the compensation they deserve.

Serious injuries include, but are not limited to:

The damages you might be able to recover include:

  • Emergency medical expenses
  • Past and future medical expenses
  • Lost wages 
  • Future loss of earnings
  • Reduced earnings potential
  • Physical therapy
  • Pain and suffering
  • Loss of enjoyment of life

Personal Injuries

Legally, personal injuries refer to instances where an individual suffers physical, emotional, or reputational damage caused by another party.

There are three grounds for filing a personal injury claim, namely:

  • Negligence (the most common)
  • Strict Liability
  • Intentional Wrongs

Negligence is any act or failure to act by the defendant that results in a breach of their duty of care that could likely cause injuries to others.

Common accidents that often result in personal injuries include:

Car Accidents – Car accidents often result in personal injuries. Typical causes include speeding, DUI, fatigue, wrong turning, aggressive driving, distracted driving, and mechanical failure.

Truck Accidents – Truck accidents are often lethal – an accident with a large truck weighing 20 to 30 times more than your car frequently doesn’t end well. Statistics published by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) show that about 97% of vehicle occupants killed in two-vehicle crashes involving a passenger vehicle and a large truck are occupants of the passenger vehicles.

Motorcycle Accidents – Thanks to the year-round fabulous weather in Marina Del Rey, traveling on a motorcycle is a fun and popular way to reach your destination. But, as a rider or passenger, you don’t have a lot of protection against other vehicles on the road. Motorcyclists have a higher risk of suffering injuries in a motorcycle accident. Motorists are often not vigilant enough about motorcycles on the road! 

Uber and Lyft Accidents – Using ride-hailing services like Uber and Lyft is a popular and convenient way of traveling in Marina Del Rey. But it is not necessarily a safe way to travel. And as more people start using ride-hailing services, the number of accidents and personal injury claims increase.

Slip and Fall Accidents – Data shows that falls are the second leading cause of unintentional injury deaths worldwide. Every year many Marina Del Rey residents are seriously injured in slip and fall accidents. Common causes include wet, slippery floors and uneven surfaces.

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If you’re not able to travel to our office, we can send one of our accident attorneys to visit you at your home or in the hospital, anywhere in Southern California.

Why Choose Cohen & Marzban Personal Injury Attorneys?

Results! Results! Results!

With over 45 years of experience, we have already recovered $2,000,000,000+ for our clients!

Our list of accomplishments includes winning The Litigator Award™ – an honor given to only the top 1% of trial attorneys in the United States.

If you need a respected law firm with a proven track record on your side, Cohen & Marzban is the place to go. We stand ready to help you.

All new clients receive a free consultation and if we decide to take on your case, we don’t get paid unless you get paid!

Personal injury encompasses many types of lawsuits, including but not limited to the following: