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Bryan Baer Joins the Million Dollar Advocates Forum®

The team at Kalka & Baer LLC is proud to announce that our very own Bryan Baer was recently extended membership to the Million Dollar Advocates Forum® . This organization limits membership to ...
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Tony C. Kalka Becomes a Member of APITLAmerica®

The team at Kalka & Baer LLC is pleased to announce that Attorney Tony C. Kalka was recently invited to join the Association of Plaintiff Interstate Trucking Lawyers of America (APITLA), which is ...
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Another Reason to Use UBER - Better Insurance Coverage if There is an Accident

Seemingly overnight, UBER changed the landscape of the vehicle for hire service. By tapping the "app" on your smartphone, you are connected to a professional driver of a decent smelling car ...
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The Importance of Witnesses in Accident Claims

After you are involved in a car accident (or any type of accident) one of the first things you should do is see if you can find anyone who witnessed the event and get that person's name and ...
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How Do You Quantify Pain and Suffering?

"Pain and suffering" is one of the many different types of damages that accident victims can claim after they are wrongfully injured. Unlike with medical expenses and lost wages, one cannot ...
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Tony Kalka Included in The National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 Under 40 Again!

At Kalka & Baer LLC, we are 100% driven by our commitment to client satisfaction, and we accomplish this by maintaining the highest standards of ethical conduct and professional excellence. We are ...
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Attorney Kalka Gets Settlement for Mother After Her Child Was Killed in Bicycle Accident

After a boy who was riding his bicycle was struck and killed by a vehicle, the boy's mother was able to reach a settlement for her loss, with the help of Atlanta Personal Injury Attorney Tony ...
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Settlement Reached Fatal Car Crash After Kalka & Baer's Expert's Performed an Accident Reconstruction

In some car accident cases, compensation can be obtained through both the at-fault driver's insurance company and the victim's own insurance company. This was what happened in a recent case ...
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Getting to Know Tony Kalka

#1: What made you choose a career in personal injury law? My first job out of law school was defending insurance companies. I saw first hand how injured folks are treated by the insurance industry and ...
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Power Generator Issues and Risks

As of Wednesday morning, more than 177,000 residents of metro-Atlanta and North Georgia are without power according to Georgia Power and Channel 2 Action News. ...
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Space Heater Recalls

Fortunately, most of us in metro-Atlanta are able to stay off the roads during the latest deluge of ice and snow. Please remember to be safe as you bundle up in your home or apartment. If you are ...
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Tips for Surviving Ice and Snow Related Accidents

We hope that everyone is able to stay off the roads during this latest deluge of ice and snow. Current weather models are predicting that we could continue to see ice and snow fall in metro-Atlanta ...
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Atlanta Attorney Tony Kalka Invited to Join The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100 Trial Lawyers for 2013

Atlanta personal injury attorney Tony Kalka, of Kalka & Baer LLC, has been invited to join The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100 Trial Lawyers for 2013. This is an exclusive membership offered only ...
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Kalka & Baer Case: Man Who Suffered from Groin Injury Recovers $950K Settlement

For one of our clients at Kalka & Baer LLC, all it took to drastically change his life was one small action by another driver--an improper U-turn. Because of that driver's simple traffic ...
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Atlanta Attorney Tony Kalka Listed as one of Georgia's 2013 "Legal Elite" by Georgia Trend Magazine

Tony Kalka, of Kalka & Baer LLC has been listed as one of Georgia's 2013 "Legal Elite" by Georgia Trend magazine. This list is the result of a ballot response from current members of ...
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Tony Kalka is Selected as One of Georgia's Top 40 Under 40 Litigation Lawyers by the ASLA

On Dec. 5, 2013, Attorney Tony Kalka had the honor of receiving a letter from the American Society of Legal Advocates (ASLA). In this letter, the ASLA congratulated attorney Kalka and informed him ...
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Kalka & Baer LLC Reaches $85K Settlement for Car Accident Victim

When drivers are making left-hand turns in the state of Georgia, they are required by law to yield to any oncoming traffic that is in the intersection or so close that they could be considered a ...
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Bus Accident Results in Wrongful Death of FedEx Truck Driver

On Monday, November 11th 2013 at approximately 4pm a fatal injury accident occurred near the intersection of Central Avenue and Ralph D. Abernathy Boulevard in Atlanta. The accident involved a ...
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Floor Collapse Accident Claim Results in $285K Settlement

At Kalka & Baer LLC, we have yet another case to add to our list of wins for our clients. Our personal injury law firm was recently successful in obtaining a $285,000 settlement on behalf of a man ...
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Who Is At Fault in Pedestrian Accidents?

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, there were approximately 70,000 pedestrian injuries throughout the United States. Sadly, another 4,280 pedestrians were killed due to ...
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Driver Under the Influence of Drugs Causes Five Car Crash in Atlanta

On the weekend of October 19-20, 2013 in Atlanta, a man was spotted by a WSB-TV news crew on the highway, drooling and slumped over in his pickup truck. They started rolling footage of the man who ...
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Kalka & Baer LLC Files Complaint Seeking Over $100K for Client Injured in Motorcycle Crash

At Kalka & Baer LLC, we are committed to helping our clients secure as much financial compensation as possible in their personal injury cases. In a recent case filed with the State Court of Fulton ...
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Protecting Against Deck Collapse Accidents

In the U.S., there are about 2 million decks built or replaced each year, with only 40% of all those decks actually considered to be safe under home inspection standards. The frightening part about ...
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Deck Collapse Accident Results in $180K Settlement

Deck Collapse Accident Results in $180K Settlement A woman who was injured in a deck collapse was able to get her fair share of compensation for the injuries she suffered. The woman was represented by ...
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Attorney Tony Kalka Set to Speak at CLE Seminar

Tony Kalka, one of our skilled lawyers here at Kalka & Baer LLC, will soon be training other plaintiff's personal injury lawyers about how to best answer this question: "How do I know if ...
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