Fatal Buellton Big Rig Crash on Highway 101 Kills Trucker, Injures Three

A serious big rig accident in Buellton has left a truck driver dead and a mother, a 10-week-old child, and a 10-year-old child with injuries. According to a Santa Barbara Independent article, the collision occurred when the large truck and the BMW transporting the woman and children crashed along Highway 101 northbound lanes around 2:45 p.m. on… Read More

Just When You Thought You Were Safe: Investigation of Defective MCI D-Series Buses

Public bus transportation provides many convenient benefits as well as other perks for those traveling, commuting to work, or simply running errands. However, how safe are public buses really? A recent investigation conducted by federal safety regulators has likely had countless Americans asking this very question. According to Bloomberg Businessweek, buses manufactured within the last 20 years are… Read More

CZ&R receives 2 “Top Verdict” awards in L.A. Daily Journal

Carpenter, Zuckerman & Rowley, LLP has been honored in the annual LA Daily Journal “Top Verdicts of 2010” issue for the category of “Top Plaintiff’s Verdicts by Impact”. There were o nly 10 cases named in each category, and we are proud to share the news that we have received not one, but two of these… Read More

$17 Million Settlement Said To Be The Largest Thus Far in California in 2010

Partner Nicholas C. Rowley is known throughout the country for his multi-million dollar jury verdicts and settlements. Nick’s tireless commitment to justice has proven itself once again, resulting in a $17,000,000 settlement for a traumatic brain injury. This is thought to be the largest settlement so far in California this year. In the below paragraphs, Nick shares… Read More