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A Stress Free Process

We strive to make the entire process as stress free as possible for you.

Don't Face the Insurance
Companies Alone

Insurance companies do not have your best interest in
mind, we level the playing field.

Never a fee unless we win

We work on a contingency fee basis, we win your case or you don't pay.

Proven Trial Lawyers

We have obtained over $50 Million in verdicts & settlement for our clients.

Sacramento Personal Injury Attorneys

Top-Rated Personal Injury Legal Representation in the Sacramento, California Area

Life contains many surprises, not all of them good. Regardless of how careful you may be on the road, at work, at home, and elsewhere, you can’t always account for what other people may do—or fail to do—that might cause you or a member of your family to be injured or even killed. A serious injury can change your life in ways you never imagined. You may be out of work for an extended time, even permanently. Without an income, how will you pay the bills for the medical treatment you need? How will you pay the mortgage or rent? How will you and your family eat? What if you need lifelong personal care? How will you pay for it? Will you ever be able to play with your child, hit a ball, ride a bike, take a walk? Life may look very bleak, and when the damage to your life, health, and wellbeing was not your fault, but caused by another’s error, negligence, or deliberate wrongdoing, your sense of injustice can only add to your suffering.

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Your Right to Compensation for Your Damages

When you or someone close to you has suffered the effects of a serious or catastrophic accident that was caused by someone else’s negligent act or omission, whether in a motor vehicle accident, premises accident, animal attack, workplace accident, as the result of using a defective product, or in any other situation that was not entirely your fault, you may have recourse. With the help of a highly experienced personal injury and wrongful death attorney, it is often possible to recover a substantial amount of monetary compensation, which can go a long way toward ensuring that you and your family will be able to pull through this difficult time.

If you or a member of your family was injured or killed in an accident of any kind in California, you have come to the right place. The help you are looking for is only a phone call away. At the Sacramento area law offices of John M. O’Brien & Associates, our knowledgeable, compassionate, and top-rated personal injury attorneys are here to advise you and guide you through the process of making a legal claim for the compensation that will allow you to pick up the pieces of your life and move on when an accidental injury or wrongful death has taken so much from you.

Case Results

$4.5 million
Product Liability

Mr. O'Brien obtained a $4.5 million settlement in a complex, medical product liability case.

$4 million
Premises Liability

John O'Brien & Associates obtained $4 million in settlements for local landowners against a public entity for diminution in property values related to adjacent landfill.

$2.5 million
Wrongful Death

Mr. O'Brien settled a wrongful death claim for $2.5 million against a major trucking company on behalf of the family members of a man who was killed in a collision caused by a truck driver's negligence.

Auto Accident

Mr. O'Brien obtained a policy limit settlement for a woman with a herniated disc that required surgery in an automobile accident case.

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Why Choose John M. O’Brien & Associates?

We have the resources to investigate your accident and build a persuasive case for the other party’s liability, along with the commitment to work tirelessly on your behalf, fighting aggressively to ensure that you are fully compensated for your injuries and losses. With a firm devoted exclusively to the demanding practice of personal injury law, more than 25 years of experience, and the highest possible ratings from both Martindale-Hubbell and AVVO, John M. O’Brien & Associates is clearly an unbeatable choice when you need a California lawyer for your injury or wrongful death case. We are a client-focused, results-oriented law firm where your needs and goals always come first.

At John M. O’Brien & Associates, you will be kept informed about the progress of your case and involved in the decision-making process. You can count on us to answer your phone calls and return your emails quickly and not many lawyers can say that! In most cases, we can keep you out of court, but when it is necessary to go to trial to get you the amount of money you deserve, you can be assured that we are ready and willing to take your case to a jury. We are, above all else, trial lawyers, and we are always prepared to go all the way to win your case in court and obtain full and fair compensation for all of your losses: to your finances, to your health, and to your overall quality of life.

We have a long and successful track record of recovering millions of dollars for our clients, including those suffering the most catastrophic injuries, such as traumatic brain injuries, spinal cord damage, paralysis, severe burns, amputations, neck and back injuries, organ damage, and much more.

Free Accident Consultation at John M. O’Brien & Associates

Call our firm today for a free consultation. It costs you nothing to have your questions answered and to learn about the legal options available to you. We accept injury and wrongful death cases on a contingency agreement, so you only pay us if and when you receive a settlement check from the defendant. You will incur no risk, no out-of-pocket expenses, and you will never write us a personal check.

Time limits under California law prevent you from filing your claim if you wait too long, so don’t delay. Let us protect your legal right to justice. Pick up the phone and call John M. O’Brien & Associates today, for a more secure tomorrow.

We're known for our integrity

We have the highest AV rating on Martindale Hubbell for our legal ability and ethics, an A+ rating by the Better Business Bureau and a 10/10 rating on Avvo.

30 years of experience

We handle a wide diversity of cases from product liability and automobile accidents to premises liability, boating and big rig accidents.  John O’Brien was selected as Advocate of the Year by the Capitol City Trial Lawyer’s Association in 2009, nominated for ABOTA, an elite trial lawyer’s organization by his peers in 2010 and selected by Super Lawyers in 2014 and 2015.

we have proven results

We have obtained numerous multi-million dollar settlements and verdicts for our clients.  We fight for every dollar that our clients deserve.

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