Why Do People Choose Us?


No one plans on being injured, but we’re
here for you if you are. Award winning injury
attorneys with a success rate over 99%.



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Case Results

  • Judgment for wrongful death of pedestrian struck by motor vehicle.


  • Bike vs. motor vehicle collision resulting in low back injuries. Disputed liability.


  • Speeding vehicle struck client’s parked car*


  • Client was rear-ended resulting in low back injury*


  • Clients were rear ended by a utility vehicle*



Bakersfield Wrongful Death Lawyers

In the blink of an eye, someone you love could become the victim of a wrongful death. Whether this happens in a car accident at the hands of a drunk driver or due to the negligence of a medical professional, it will change your entire life. Losing someone at an untimely age because of the direct action or in action of another person or entity is one of the most difficult things that anyone can go through, and it also causes much more than just emotional devastation. After all, if your spouse or parent was the primary breadwinner for the family, there may be a lot of financial problems as a result of their wrongful death. If a loved one is ever killed by another person's negligence, it's important to contact the best Bakersfield wrongful death lawyers to protect your rights.

Bakersfield has a large population with 500,000 residents, and the congested roadways lead to a lot of accidents. Alcohol is involved in more than 200 fatalities and injuries every year, and a long list of other potential issues can also cause someone to lose their life through no fault of their own. California law enables the spouse or child of the deceased individual to take legal action by filing a wrongful death lawsuit, but you do need to follow some strict guidelines. The May Firm will help you navigate these guidelines in order to achieve the best possible results.

The Compensation You Deserve

Robert May and Garrett May founded The May Firm on several important principles such as dedication to professional and personal integrity. They also wanted to bring high quality legal representation to everyone in the Central Coast region, including Bakersfield. Being born and raised in California’s Central Coast has given our lawyers a unique insight into all of the challenges that local residents face on a daily basis. We pledge to always treat you and your family with respect, kindness and compassion.

  • 4900 California Avenue, , Tower B, 2nd Floor,, Bakersfield, CA 93309

  • (661) 244-9712

Bakersfield Wrongful Death Lawyers Who Gets Results

When you select The May Firm to represent your case, you will receive assistance from a highly successful legal firm that has amassed millions in combined damages to date. Some of our individual cases have been settled for $1 million or more, including a wrongful death case that ended with a $1.9 million settlement. As a result of this consistently high caliber representation, the local legal industry has named us the recipient of several awards.

Start Your Bakersfield Wrongful Death Claim Today

When you contact our team of Bakersfield attorneys, you will receive a free, no obligation consultation to help you determine if you have a viable case. If you decide to move forward, we will represent you on a contingency basis. This means that you will not get any bills unless we win your case. Residents of the San Joaquin Valley can utilize our conveniently located Bakersfield office, which is in the heart of the city on California Avenue.

Clients Testimonials

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    The staff was friendly and very helpful throughout my entire case. Sienna stood out with her great customer service and help. I would recommend The May Firm to anyone looking for a personal injury attorney.

    Car Accident, Natalie Garcia
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    A friendly and professional firm. Always answered questions quickly. Highly recommended to anyone who needs a personal injury lawyer. Extremely satisfied with the outcome.

    Car Accident, Linda Hughes
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    Robert, Cameron and his staff are great. From day one the expectations were explained and updates were always provided. Robert put me at ease by reassuring me the case would be handled appropriately from beginning to end. I give him and his staff credit for the quick resolve to my case.

    Bicycle Accident, Javier Duran
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    Highly reliable and responsible team of sharp professionals. As a client, I am grateful for the assistance and help in my personal injury case. They took care of every aspect of the process being very supportive and responsive to my every question and concern. I highly recommend The May Firm as the most professional team of personal injury lawyers in California.

    Bicycle Accident, T.K.
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    Rob and Cameron are genuine people who helped me feel genuinely cared for. I appreciate their work and recommend them to others.

    Bicycle Accident, Christopher Scott
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    If I ever need a lawyer again I’m calling the May Firm. I was rear ended and had a ton of bills. They told me what my rights were and that they would take care of me. All I had to do was get to physical therapy. They did everything and I ended up with a very nice settlement and a new car. Thank you!!!! You exceeded my expectations!!!

    Auto Accident, Amanda Allen
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    The May Firm was able make a stressful time so much easier. They took care of everything quickly and efficiently. The entire staff was very professional but also friendly and supportive. I would recommend the May Firm to anyone that is looking for a excellent personal injury lawyer.

    Auto Accident, Lily Hoag
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    I feel that when I first called, you guys were all over it. You actually drove to Paso Robles which was huge at the time. You guys were great at communicating with me through the whole process. Thank you.

    Auto Accident, Nick Ferrari
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    I think they did an outstanding job dealing with my case – Thank you for taking that burden off of my back.

    Auto Accident, Terri Bak
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    Rob May and his team achieved over and above what I ever anticipated. I am thankful I found them and I hold them in the highest esteem. Should you ever need a conscientious and diligent personal injury lawyer, I strongly recommend Robert May. He’s awesome. Thanks guys, for your patience and professionalism. You rock!

    Dog Bites & Attacks, Jeanne Mello
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Our Practice Areas

At The May Firm, we're experienced with all areas of personal injury law. When you approach our firm, you'll quickly notice a refreshing difference. At our accident law firm, you're not just another case. You'll be treated with the same level of care and compassion that we'd show for our own family.
Unlike other jack of all trades lawyers, we only take personal injury cases. That means you can expect the best legal expertise available. If you've been injured in an accident, we're standing by to answer your questions. Don't hesitate to get in touch with our staff.

Schedule Your Free Consultation

  • We’ll Come To You

    Our attorney is happy to meet in the comfort of your own home, or hospital, at your convenience and request.

  • Call Us Anytime

    We are available to discuss your case anytime. Give us a call at (661) 244-9712.

  • Completely Free Consultation

    Discussing your case with our attorney is completely free.

(661) 244-9712 bakersfield@mayfirm.com

4900 California Avenue,
Tower B, 2nd Floor,
Bakersfield, CA 93309

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