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Bakersfield
Personal Injury Attorney

The highly trained Bakersfield personal injury lawyers at The May Firm have the necessary knowledge and experience to help all Bakersfield residents with a variety of cases, including motorcycle, car and bicycle accidents, defective products, dangerous premises, catastrophic accidents and much more.

Each of one our personal injury attorneys are fully dedicated to defending the rights of our clients, and will aggressively pursue the best resolution for each case. Being locally based gives us a lot of hands-on experience with the Bakersfield court system, and we will utilize this knowledge to make the entire process as smooth and successful as possible.

If you’ve been injured, contact the top-rated Bakersfield personal injury attorneys at The May Firm to learn your rights following a personal injury accident.

We understand the long-lasting and devastating impact that a traumatic personal injury can have on your life due to the need for continual treatment and long-term care. In some cases, a permanent disability can be caused by someone else’s negligence. These issues can hinder your ability to earn a living or find new employment.

Therefore, part of our job is to help you find the resources, including quality medical treatment, to ensure that you are able to return to health and resume your life. The law provides injury victims compensation for your losses and we fight for you.

With more than 360,000 residents in the area, it is no wonder that the majority of the county’s courthouses and government offices are located within the city of Bakersfield. Interstate 5 and State Routes 58 and 99 are some of the busiest and most dangerous highways in California. This leads to heavily congested driving conditions which increases the likelihood of being involved in a serious collision.

Bakersfield Personal Injury Attorneys Who Care

The entire staff at The May Firm is cognizant of the difficult and often delicate nature of personal injury accidents and claims. Our team of Bakersfield personal injury lawyers are dedicated to providing compassionate, personalized care for each client.

Our Bakersfield personal injury attorneys have earned their excellent reputation and have won numerous awards in the field of personal injury. Additionally, we have successfully recovered millions in damages for our valued clients. Our passion for ensuring that your legal rights are always upheld is clear in our client reviews and case results.

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Our 5-Star rated Bakersfield law firm is here when you need us most

Don’t hesitate to call us with questions pertaining to your accident or case.

CALL BAKERSFIELD’S TOP RANKED PERSONAL INJURY LAW FIRM AT (661) 244-9712 TO SCHEDULE A FREE CONSULTATION.

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Home and hospital visits are available if you are unable to travel.

Our attorneys are happy to meet with you at your home, our office or a convenient location to discuss your personal injury claim and help you determine your best course of action.

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Community Involvement

At The May Firm we strive to be involved and connected to our local community. For example, this past holiday season we had bicycle and Christmas tree giveaway’s dedicated for individuals in our community. Our goal is to be a positive force for good in the local community and give back in some small measure to those we can serve. We receive satisfaction and joy from serving our clients and will continue to look for ways to be of assistance to the community as a whole. We receive positive energy from the community when we are involved.

We have listed a few of the local organizations we support and look forward to growing our outreach in the future. If you have any suggestions for ways we can be of service or support, please reach out to us.

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My number one goal is to help others. When you step foot into our firm, you’ll be treated like family, period.Robert May, Attorney | Founder

Why So Many Accidents Happen In Bakersfield


Bakersfield is the largest city within Kern County, which encompasses more than 8,100 square miles. Bakersfield is conveniently located in the southern portion of the San Joaquin Valley, directly between Fresno and Los Angeles. The largest local employers are in the farming, agriculture and oil industries.

Unfortunately, this type of heavy labor can lead to a variety of personal injuries, especially trucking, farming and car accidents. The May Firm is here to help our clients get the justice they deserve. If you’ve been injured by no fault of your own, contact our office for a free consultation.

Start Today with a Free Case Consultation


Have you suffered from a personal injury accident? Contact a Bakersfield personal injury lawyer at The May Firm today for a free, no-obligation consultation. We will happily answer your questions and reviw the details of your situation to determine if you have a case. If you decide to move forward with legal action, you will not pay any fees unless we win. We operate on a contingency basis so you do not need to be worried about losing money. We also provide assistance with everything from properly filing your case to communicating effectively with your insurance company. In other words, after you retain our services, you can rest assured that everything will be taken care. This offers peace of mind and makes it possible to focus on healing.

We’re Dedicated to Your Recovery


The May Firm represents injured clients throughout Bakersfield and the entire San Joaquin Valley. Our Bakersfield office is located in the heart of downtown on California Avenue. Call us now to learn more about personal injury law and how it impacts your legal rights. At The May Firm, we’re dedicated to to helping people just like you get back on their feet by getting the compensation-and the justice-they deserve. If you or a loved one is in need of the services of a qualified Bakersfield personal injury lawyer, we would be honored to speak with you. Contact The May Firm today! Let our passion and experience be your guide.

Car Accidents
Motorcycle Accidents
Bicycle Accidents

Other practice
areas we handle

When injuries occur due to someone else’s negligence in Bakersfield, we answer the call. Your family’s been through enough. We have serious experience in a variety of accident scenarios.

Other types of accidents we handle

Dog Bites
Brain Injuries
Wrongful Death