Bad Insurance Companies- Recognize anyone on the list?

10 Insurance Companies Causing Harm to Consumers

According to the American Association for Justice, these 10 insurance companies have the worst track record for denying claims and causing unjust harm to consumers. While this information may be surprising to some consumers, people and families who are victims of insurance bad faith know the reality all too well. Take a couple of minutes, read this free report, and decide for … [Read more...]

Three Good Ways to Find a GREAT Lawyer!

3 Good Ways to Find an Excellent Lawyer

The first thing you need to do is find a good lawyer. Here are 3 ways to do just that! You only have one chance to win your case. Having the right lawyer protect your rights is critical to your success. In personal injury and wrongful death cases, choosing an experienced lawyer who has an excellent reputation, will make the other side's insurance company and defense attorney think twice about … [Read more...]

I Have Just Been in an Accident. What Should I Do Next?

California motorcycle accident attorney

This is one of the most common questions we're asked. Here's our response. We hope it helps (here is a podcast version of this post explaining 5 things you should NEVER do after an accident) First of all, it’s important that you immediately stop your vehicle. This applies to automobiles, motorcycles and trucks. If you’re on a busy road or freeway and your vehicle, pull off to the side of the … [Read more...]

Has Your Vehicle Been Damaged in a Collision? Do You Know the California Auto Body Repair Consumer Bill of Rights?

Podcast- California Auto Body Repair Consumer Bill of Rights

You've just been in an accident and your vehicle is damaged. You need to get it repaired and you need a rental car. What are your rights? In this podcast, Mitch explains 6 important things you need to know to protect your rights under California property damage law. We also share info and contact information about the California Department of Consumer Affairs  (Bureau of Automotive Repair) and … [Read more...]

Our 6 Most Frequently Asked Questions and Answers…

Questions about your Orange County Personal Injury or Wrongful Death Case

Here are the 6 most popular questions we're asked each week by potential clients. Click on the link to see our detailed answers... When new clients call our firm, we really try to take time and answer all their questions. Some callers ask the questions, "how much will this cost me?" or "what is a contingency fee?". Others ask for help with their small claim matters. These are … [Read more...]

DO AS I SAY, NOT AS I SUE: Exposing the Lawsuit-Happy Hypocrites of U.S. Chamber’s Institute for Legal Reform

consumer rights and lawsuit abuse

The Institute for Legal Reform (ILR), an arm of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, has the sole mission of restricting the ability of individuals harmed by negligent corporations to access the civil justice system. According to the multinational corporations that finance ILR, American businesses are hindered by too many lawsuits. Yet these same corporations show no hesitation in liberally using the … [Read more...]

24 Things You May Have Missed From Jackson and Wilson in 2011…

24 new updates from Orange County attorneys Jackson and Wilson

New free services: “Telephone Tuesdays”, “Webinar Wednesdays”, “Twitter Thursdays” and “Facebook Fridays”   New videos on our updated Youtube Channel!   Webinars- Free Wednesday Webinars for people who need legal help   New ebooks and reports including our brand new and extremely popular ebook entitled, “The Truth About Your California Personal Injury and Wrongful … [Read more...]

Jackson and Wilson Partner Featured in American Bar Association Journal (December)

American Bar Association Mitch Jackson article about lawyers using videos

In a recent American Bar Association Journal article entitled, "Lights, Camera, New Business: Video Shows Human Side of Practice", Senior Partner, Jon Mitchell Jackson was interview about how his firm is using video to help educate injured consumers. According to Mitch, "We've enjoyed putting videos together to help victims of personal injury and wrongful death understand what their legal … [Read more...]

Join Us For Our Next FREE Wednesday Evening Webinar

  Our FREE Wednesday Evening Webinar...   Sell Tickets Online through Eventbrite We became lawyers more than a quarter of a century ago because we like to help people. Nothing is more gratifying than making sure the important rights of personal injury and wrongful death victims are protected from wrongdoers and their insurance companies. When people ask what … [Read more...]

How to Win Your Small Claims Case

Orange County Small Claims Court

Most California Superior Court cases can take 1-2 years before they are resolved. The process is expensive and in our opinion, without a lawyer representing your legal interest, you have little chance of winning your case. On the other hand, small claims court is a very cost-effective and time saving option to resolve your legal dispute. A properly handled small claims case can be completed in … [Read more...]

Protect Your Legal Rights. Get this FREE eBook Today…

Information is power. Being informed when dealing with insurance companies and lawyers is critically important to your success. Read our brand new and free 90+ page ebook before talking to a lawyer and before talking to an insurance company.  Click here to download your FREE copy today!             Related links... "The Ugly Truth … [Read more...]

New eBook entitled, “The Truth About Your California Personal Injury or Wrongful Death Case”

Injury Victims Need to Know Their Rights. Our brand new 90+ page eBook entitled, “The Truth About Your California Personal Injury and Wrongful Death Case” tells it like it is. We hold nothing back and make it a point to share 25 years of insider tips and suggestions to help every victim of personal injury and wrongful death make smart decisions and protect their legal rights. We’re talking about … [Read more...]

Download Our FREE Smartphone App! Get 24/7 legal protection in the palm of your hand!

Orange County Lawyers and Attorneys- Top rated with 25 years experience

Emergencies can happen any time and any where. For instant answers to California legal questions and more (police, medical...), make sure everyone in your family downloads our FREE smartphone app. It only takes about 60 seconds and you'll sleep better at night knowing everyone is protected with the information. Although there are actually more than 50 reasons to download the J&W app, here … [Read more...]

Sara Rose, Kid Lawyer

lawyers doing good things- lawyers to the rescue

Do you have a teenager who loves to argue? Do you have a child who doesn't mind "presenting" her side of an issue with passion and until she turns blue in the face? Well, if you're lucky, you may have a future lawyer in the family! Meet Sara Rose, a tenacious fourth grader who likes to argue. One day, she finds herself representing her class in front of the entire school board. Along the way, … [Read more...]

California Supreme Court Disappoints Consumers

Howell case harms consumers

  High Court Sided Against Consumer Rights in Deciding Howell Case   SACRAMENTO (Aug. 18, 2011) – Consumer Attorneys of California President John Montevideo expressed disappointment today over the state Supreme Court’s decision impacting the long-standing legal practice of allowing injury victims to collect damages for the full value of their medical care instead of seeing an … [Read more...]

50 Years of Protecting Consumer Rights…

Orange County consumer attorneys

Consumer Attorneys of California- 50 Years of protecting consumer rights 50 years ago the California Trial Lawyers Association was born. Over time, the organization grew and ultimately became the Consumer Attorneys of California. We've been active and proud members of the CAOC for at least two decades and maybe longer (time sure does fly). It's an organization of more than 3,000 attorneys who … [Read more...]

The “No B.S. Insider Legal Tips” Newsletter…

Orange County accident lawyers newsletter: "No B.S. Insider Legal Tips"

Have you read our latest newsletter? Thousands of past and present clients, and friends, enjoy our online "No B.S. Insider Legal Tips".  Do you? If you're not on our list, please use the quick and easy box to your right or, at the end of this post. Either way, we'll make sure you get the next edition! Click here to read our most recent "No B.S. Insider Legal … [Read more...]

“Hot Coffee” The Movie (The Truth About the McDonald’s Hot Coffee Burn Case)

For many Americans, the famous McDonald’s coffee case has become emblematic of the frivolous lawsuits that clog our courts and stall our justice system.   Or is that exactly what Big Corporate America, Insurance Companies, and McDonald’s wants us to think? Enter intrepid filmmaker Susan Saladoff. Using the now-infamous legal battle over a spilled cup of coffee as a springboard into … [Read more...]

Why You Can Trust Us…

testimonials of orange county wrongful death attorneys

Trust doesn't just happen.  It's something that is earned over a long period of time. We first opened our doors 25 years ago. We understood then, as we do now, that the most important four qualities a lawyer and law firm can have are ability, expertise, reputation, and trust. Now, a quarter of a century later, our daily efforts to earn a client's trust are well documented for you to review and … [Read more...]