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Sharing the Road with Trucks

Commercial trucks pose a significant threat to all other drivers in the vicinity due to their size and limited maneuverability. Accidents involving trucks can lead to devastating injuries and death. ...
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$350,000 Recovered from State Farm for Injured Client

Kalka & Baer is proud to report that after nearly three years of litigation, State Farm has at last decided to settle with our injured client for $350,000 two weeks before trial. Our client's ...
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Your Personal Injury Case: What are the Steps?

The process of filing a claim can be daunting in the wake of being injured, but you don't have to navigate the time on your own. Filing a personal injury claim should begin with meeting with an ...
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Trucking Accidents: Driver Error

Truck drivers are often responsible for most trucking accidents, especially when poor judgment is involved. They can often be pushed to take unnecessary risks to delivery products on time, creating a ...
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Tony Kalka is Selected for Inclusion in the American Society of Legal Advocates Top 40 Lawyers Under 40

At Kalka & Baer LLC, we are proud to announce that Attorney Tony Kalka has been selected for inclusion in the American Society of Legal Advocates Top 40 Lawyers Under 40! The American Society of ...
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Statutes of Limitations: When is it Too Late to Sue?

If you have suffered a personal injury due to another's negligence, you only have a certain period of time to file an injury claim, known as the statute of limitations. Once this time has expired, ...
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Kalka & Baer Gets $1.25 Million for Car Accident Victim

At Kalka & Baer, we are proud to help clients recover the compensation they deserve for not only their medical expenses, but also their pain and suffering. In a recent case against State Farm, we ...
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Kalka & Baer, LLC Obtains $1,875,000 Settlement for Family of Wrongful Death Victim

At Kalka & Baer LLC, not only do we represent injured parties, but we also represent the family members of victims who have lost their lives in wrongful death cases – deaths that were caused ...
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Kalka & Baer LLC is Retained in Wrongful Death Case Involving a 71-Year-Old Crash Victim

Kalka & Baer LLC is Retained in Wrongful Death Case Involving a 71-Year-Old Crash Victim When we leave the house to head off to work, or to run our daily errands to Walmart, Walgreens, or a nearby ...
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Tony Kalka is Recognized by the Worldwide Registry as a Lifetime Member

At Kalka & Baer LLC, we are passionate about helping those who have been harmed by the negligent actions of others. Over our years in practice, our dedication towards obtaining real-world results ...
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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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