KUSSMAN & WHITEHILL is pleased to announce that Russell S. Kussman, M.D., J.D. has been appointed by Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger to be a Judge of the Los Angeles County Superior Court. Since the oath of judicial office had to be taken by the end of the governor's term at the conclusion of 2010, the law firm of KUSSMAN & WHITEHILL has closed its doors after 22 years of continuous, exciting and successful practice.
We would like to take this opportunity to thank all of our clients, colleagues and friends over these many years for their patronage and support.
Successfully and ethically winning cases for clients since 1988, Los Angeles Personal Injury attorneys Russell Kussman and Michael Whitehill specialize in representing individuals in these vital areas of law: medical malpractice, catastrophic personal injury, product liability, bad faith denial of insurance claims and legal malpractice. The firm's medical malpractice cases involve principally, but not exclusively, neurological damage, such as spinal cord injuries, birth injuries, and cerebral palsy. Kussman & Whitehill take all cases on a contingency fee basis, and all consultations are free.
Because the partners of Kussman & Whitehill have had experience defending large hospital chains and various multi-million-dollar corporations, they possess valuable insight into the corporate structure and mindset of defendants. This "insider knowledge" enables the attorneys to strategize your case with the special attention you deserve.
Consummate professionals inside and outside of the courtroom, the Los Angeles Personal Injury lawyers of Kussman & Whitehill have represented clients before superior and appellate courts, including the California Supreme Court.
In addition to their dedication to clients, these attorneys often teach and speak on developments in the law. In fact, they have numerous journal articles and reported appellate cases to their credit. The law firm of Kussman & Whitehill is located in Los Angeles, but represents clients all over the State of California, especially including San Diego, Ventura, Santa Barbara, San Bernardino, Riverside and Orange Counties. They also take selected cases in San Francisco, the Bay Area and out of state.
Best of all, Russell Kussman and Michael Whitehill are motivated by people, not profits. They derive great satisfaction from helping injured individuals live full and complete lives.