Awards, goodwill, and a goodbye in 2017; Work for justice and safety continues in 2018

January 10, 2018 | 10:41 am

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A Happy New Year from our Chain | Cohn | Stiles family to yours! As Maya Angelou said, “The horizon leans forward, offering you space to place new steps of change.”

Before we move ahead, we wanted to share some law firm news and notes from 2017 with you:

  • It was a year of awards and achievements at Chain | Cohn | Stiles. Here are just a few:
    • Associate attorney Beatriz was named “Young Workers’ Compensation Lawyer of the Year” by the State Bar.
    • The law firm received a “Kern Green Award” for going above and beyond to make a positive environmental impact in Kern County.
    • For the fifth year straight, the law firm was voted among the “Best of Kern County” in the “Best Law Firm” category, as was managing partner David K. Cohn for “Best Lawyer”.
  • Milton Younger, a former esteemed attorney and partner who spent 53 years at the law firm, died in September. We remember his legacy.
  • The fourth annual “Walk Like MADD & MADD Dash,” presented by Chain | Cohn | Stiles, brought together 1,000-plus and raised over $80,000 to fight against DUI crimes locally.

Today, hard work continues at the law firm, including the following:

Looking ahead into 2018, please join us in the following:

  • Voting in the 2018 “Best of Kern County” poll begins Jan. 16 and runs until Jan. 28, and we’re proud to share that we’ve been nominated once again. We wholeheartedly appreciate your vote and support.
  • We’re the presenting sponsor for the 2018 Bakersfield “Walk Like MADD & MADD Dash”, which will be held Sept. 29, at Park at River Walk. Join us in the ongoing fight against DUI crimes.
  • Keep up with Chain | Cohn | Stiles activities throughout the year by following our various social media pages listed below, as well as our blog, Blogging For Justice.

Finally, we all wish you a healthy and happy 2018!

All the best,

Chain | Cohn | Stiles


* NOTICE: Making a false or fraudulent Workers’ Compensation claim is a felony subject to up to 5 years in a prison or a fine of up to $150,000 or double the values of the fraud, whichever is greater, or by both imprisonment and fine.

Chain | Cohn | Stiles Newsletter: Remembering 2016, looking ahead to 2017

January 11, 2017 | 9:28 am

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A Happy New Year to you from all of us at Chain | Cohn | Stiles! As Albert Einstein once said, “Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow.”

Along those lines, we wanted to make you aware of some of the activities we’ve been involved with since the last time we checked in with you: 

  • We were the presenting sponsor for annual Walk Like MADD & MADD Dash 5K, which raised more than $62,000 to fight against drinking and driving locally.

Today, Chain | Cohn | Stiles is continuing its work in serving our community, and representing injury and accident victims. For example … 

  • We joined local Spanish media to help answer legal questions from our Hispanic residents of Kern County.

And lastly, keep an eye out for Chain | Cohn | Stiles in 2017 in the following:  

  • Chain | Cohn | Stiles has been nominated as “Best Law Firm” in the Best of Kern County poll, and partners David Cohn and Matt Clark in the “Best Lawyer” category. We would be honored to have your vote! Go to to vote.
  • We’ll be the presenting sponsor once again for the Bakersfield Walk Like MADD & MADD Dash 5K, scheduled for Sept. 23, 2017, at Park at River Walk. Join us in the fight against drunk driving in Kern County.
  • Keep an eye out for new videos on our website,, and your television.

We wish you a healthy and happy 2017. Keep up with Chain | Cohn | Stiles activities throughout the year by following our various social media pages listed below, which are updated daily, as well as our blog, Blogging for Justice.

Warm Regards,

All of us at Chain | Cohn | Stiles


If you or someone you know is injured at the fault of someone else, please contact the lawyers at Chain | Cohn | Stiles for help by calling (661) 323-4000, or visit the website for more information.

Newsletter: ‘Happy New Year! Happy New Home in 2015’

January 2, 2015 | 9:13 am

As we near the end of 2014, and look ahead to 2015, the Bakersfield personal injury law firm Chain | Cohn | Stiles sent out the latest newsletter to subscribers. In case you missed it, you can read the newest newsletter below.

If you’d like to keep up with the latest at Chain | Cohn | S tiles — including breaking firm news, updates, contests and other fun tidbits to help you keep track of your favorite Kern County law firm — click here to sign up for the newsletters.


This year has been quite a year for Chain | Cohn | Stiles. In 2014, we helped hundreds of injured victims get their lives back in order, we were named “Best Law Firm” in Bakersfield for the second year in a row, and we commemorated our 80-year anniversary. As part of the anniversary, we partnered with the City of Bakersfield in a “Freeway Litter Cleanup Project” to keep Bakersfield beautiful. And in our 80th year, we won a statewide award for our latest “Meet the Attorneys” videos and commercials.

Catch up on all the happenings at your personal injury and workers’ compensation* law firm by visiting our blog,

This next year — 2015 — will promise to be a year filled with more exciting news, and new beginnings for Chain | Cohn | Stiles.

Recently, The Bakersfield Californian highlighted the 80-year history of our law firm and the people in it, along with the move to our new home in downtown Bakersfield, which will come in mid-2015. Read all about it here.

Besides the big move, we’re also looking forward to the new commercials, community partnerships and sponsorships, the 2015 “Best of Bakersfield” contest (please vote for us again starting Jan. 5 on!), and much more.

We hope you will join along for the ride next year. As a reminder, be sure to follow our blog and follow us on Facebook and other social media accounts (see those below) for breaking firm news, updates, contests and other fun tidbits to help you keep track of your favorite local law firm.

Thank you very much for your support. From all of us here at Chain | Cohn | Stiles, we wish you all a safe and Happy New Year!


And as you enter 2015, remember: If you or someone you know has been injured in an accident due to the fault of someone else, call the award-winning Kern County injury lawyers at Chain | Cohn | Stiles at 661-323-4000 or visit the website Meet all of the attorneys by clicking here to watch our award-winning videos.

What’s new at CCS?

March 24, 2014 | 10:45 am

What is there to celebrate at Chain | Cohn | Stiles? A whole lot.

Let’s start first with our 80-year anniversary! Then we can celebrate our new website redesign, our partnership with the city to keep our local roads clean, and recent media coverage of our case settlements.

This morning we sent out the latest in what will be a quarterly newsletter, focusing on all the news and happenings at your law firm, in and around Bakersfield.

To read the latest newsletter, go HERE.

And don’t miss the next newsletter. Scroll to the bottom of this page, and put in your email address to sign up! Or simply click HERE.

We thank each of you for your support.