Strong & Honest Defense
Se Habla Español 661.771.3077


  • National Trial Lawyers 2014: Top 100
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys
  • The Kern County Bar Association
  • The State Bar of Wisconsin
  • The State Bar of California

Bakersfield Car Accident Attorneys

Pursue Compensatory Damages & Protect Your Quality of Life

Distracted, intoxicated, and reckless drivers are responsible for over 6 million traffic collisions in the United States each year. Tragically, the number of motor vehicle accidents in California increases on an annual basis, leaving thousands of residents seriously injured and permanently disabled. Because their injuries prevent them from working, a good number of these survivors will be forced to file for bankruptcy just to maintain their standard of living.

If you’re concerned about your escalating injury-related expenses, contact the Bakersfield car accident lawyers at Campbell Whitten. Our experienced personal injury team takes great pride in providing informed guidance and personalized legal services to the wrongfully injured of California. You can rely on us to investigate your case, identify the negligent parties, and fiercely represent your interests both in and out of court. With our help, you can recover compensatory damages that alleviate your financial losses and safeguard your quality of life.

If you require legal assistance, contact our Bakersfield car accident lawyers at (661) 771-3077 or by filling out an online form.

Pursuing Damages After an auto accident in Bakersfield

A successful lawsuit can yield compensation that accounts for your existing and projected medical expenses, lost wages, property damages, and various non-economic damages. However, you’re going to need a trial-tested Bakersfield car accident lawyer by your side if your goal is to secure a beneficial settlement or verdict. Our attorneys can maximize your claim by proving that the defendant’s negligent actions are responsible for your injuries and any coinciding financial losses.

A negligent driver can be held liable for the following injuries and more:

  • Traumatic brain injuries (TBI)
  • Head injuries
  • Whiplash
  • Concussions and/or contusions
  • Neck or spinal cord damage
  • Nerve damage
  • Paralysis
  • Broken bones
  • Psychological or cognitive disorders

It’s important to note that the defendant’s insurance company may try to undermine your claim with the singular goal of reducing their potential losses. For instance, a claims adjuster may call you after the collision and trick you into admitting partial liability. If that tactic fails, the representative may prey on your inexperience and pressure you into accepting an inadequate settlement. While payout may seem beneficial at first glance, it likely won’t cover the entirety of your injury-related expenses, leaving you to suffer financially in the future.

Fortunately, you can turn to Bakersfield car accident attorneys at Campbell Whitten. Our tenacious legal team can represent your interests and negotiate with insurance company representatives on your behalf. We can counter the insurance company’s initial settlement offer and, if necessary, take your case to court to make sure you recover the compensatory damages your injuries warrant.

Schedule a Consultation Today

If you’ve sustained injuries due to the actions of a negligent driver, contact the Bakersfield auto accident attorneys at Campbell Whitten today. You can rely on our team to handle the legal aspects of your case while you focus on healing and rebuilding your life. With our guidance, you can pursue and achieve a favorable case result that facilitates your physical and financial recovery.

Contact Campbell Whittenat (661) 771-3077 to schedule a free, no-obligation consultation.

We Care For Our Clients

  • Thank you Mr. Whitten and Ms. Tate for everything you have done to get me another shot in life!!!

    “Due to the reputation and dedication of Mr. Whitten, 24 counts were dismissed and I was offered a non-violent plea deal...”


  • When I first met with the Campbell Whitten defense team I was relieved.

    “I made a mistake, I was overcharged, I didn't belong in jail, and they would fight for me. I cant thank them enough!”

    John David Kiehl

  • They answered all my questions and took a lot of time to look at my case and do the best they could do.

    “I was looking at my second DUI and these guys were able to get me only a couple days for work release with no jail time.”

    Tyler H.

  • The way Jesse handled our unique case was awesome.

    “No other firm could top the Attentiveness and quick response that Jesse gave to my husbands case.”

    Brittany Patin

  • Believe me he's got your back and I can honestly say he will always be in my circle of TRUST.

    “This Firm went over and beyond my needs of protecting my constitutional rights as a citizen and being wrongly accused.”

    Your Oregan Defendant, J.W.

Our Blog

Recent Posts
  • 4 Things We Can Do to End Police Brutality and Racial Discrimination
    4 Things We Can Do to End Police Brutality and Racial Discrimination
    Posted by Campbell Whitten

    Contact Us How to Stop Police Brutality and Racial Discrimination It seems the rest of the world is waking up to a fact that many have known for a ...

    Read More
  • Fighting Back - The Right Way
    Fighting Back - The Right Way
    Posted by Jesse Whitten

    Over the past week, there has not only been a public outcry against injustice, but many people have begun to ask, "What can be done?", "How can we fix ...

    Read More
  • What to Do If You're Arrested for Domestic Violence
    What to Do If You're Arrested for Domestic Violence
    Posted by Campbell Whitten

    The novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has altered the lives of millions of Americans. In California, we're under a stay at home order, where we're ...

    Read More
Campbell Whitten

5401 Business Park South, Suite 201
Bakersfield, CA 93309

Phone: (661) 771-3077

Regular Hours
  • Monday - Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm
  • Saturday & Sunday Closed

We provide an Around the Clock answering service.

Service Area:

Bakersfield and surrounding areas.

Didn't find what you need?