2017 Excellence Award in the Personal Injury Law classification

Kalfayan Merjanian has been selected for the 2017 Newport Beach Small Business Excellence Award in the Personal Injury Law classification     Link to the PDF for Press Release     Kalfayan Merjanian selected for 2017 Newport Beach Small Business Excellence Award Newport Beach,CA – November 13, 2017 — Kalfayan Merjanian has been selected for the 2017 …

Kalfayan Merjanian Is Orange County Attorney Journal’s “Law Firm of the Month”

Kalfayan Merjanian Is Orange County Attorney Journal’s “Law Firm of the Month” The practice stands out for its highly experienced team of litigation attorneys and a personalized approach to client representation.   Newport Beach, CA – California-based practice Kalfayan Merjanian, LLP was featured as law firm of the month in the November, 2017 issue of …

The Newport Beach and Laguna Beach police departments will deploy additional officers Friday and Saturday in an effort to stem drunk driving over Cinco de Mayo weekend.

The Newport Beach and Laguna Beach police departments will deploy additional officers Friday and Saturday in an effort to stem drunk driving over Cinco de Mayo weekend. The officers will be on the lookout for drunk drivers or those who are under the influence of marijuana or prescription drugs, the departments announced this week. Nationwide, …

SANTA ANA A man laying down in a lane on the 55 freeway was critically injured when a van struck him early Friday

SANTA ANA   A man laying down in a lane on the 55 freeway was critically injured when a van struck him early Friday, May 5, according to authorities. The incident was reported around 1:20 a.m. near Edinger Avenue, said California Highway Patrol Officer Florentino Olivera. The man was reported to have been laying down in the slow lane when he …

A 23-year-old man was charged Tuesday with gross vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated and two DUI counts for a crash near Marina del Rey last month that killed a Georgia firefighter who was on vacation with some of his colleagues.

A 23-year-old man was charged Tuesday with gross vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated and two DUI counts for a crash near Marina del Rey last month that killed a Georgia firefighter who was on vacation with some of his colleagues. Benjamin Albert Seider pleaded not guilty to the three felony counts stemming from the April 10 …

Police today sought public help to find a hit-and-run motorist involved in the death of a pedestrian in Van Nuys.

Police today sought public help to find a hit-and-run motorist involved in the death of a pedestrian in Van Nuys. The 28-year-old man — identified by the coroner’s office as John Yonko, whose place of residence was unknown — was fatally injured at 12:05 a.m. Sunday on Sepulveda Boulevard north of Vanowen Street, according to …

HUNTINGTON BEACH — A 25-year-old man is in critical condition after his motorcycle collided with a vehicle on Pacific Coast Highway on Monday, May 1

HUNTINGTON BEACH — A 25-year-old man is in critical condition after his motorcycle collided with a vehicle on Pacific Coast Highway on Monday, May 1, authorities said. The crash happened about 4:40 p.m. on Monday, May 1, at PCH and 10th Street, the Huntington Beach Police Department reported. PCH between 9th and 11th streets were …

Northbound lanes of the 405 Freeway were temporarily closed Saturday morning, April 29, after a deadly crash, and a driver was taken into custody on suspicion of DUI

Northbound lanes of the 405 Freeway were temporarily closed Saturday morning, April 29,  after a deadly crash, and a driver was taken into custody on suspicion of DUI, according to the California Highway Patrol. The crash happened just after 3:30 a.m. at Century Boulevard on the northbound side of the freeway, according to CHP. One …

FULLERTON – It was an odd sight: A huge 18-wheeler, its cab crumpled, wedged into a two-story building.

FULLERTON – It was an odd sight: A huge 18-wheeler, its cab crumpled, wedged into a two-story building. All morning on Sunday, dozens of neighbors at the North Hills apartment complex stood outside the yellow caution tape gawking at the scene, snapping photos and sharing experiences. The Volvo tractor-trailer crashed into the building shortly after 6 a.m. …

Authorities have identified an Anaheim man killed Saturday afternoon, April 29, in a motorcycle crash outside of Corona.

Authorities have identified an Anaheim man killed Saturday afternoon, April 29, in a motorcycle crash outside of Corona. Kyle Walker, 36, was pronounced dead at 12:28 p.m. at the crash scene in the westbound lanes of Cajalco Road about a mile and a half east of Temescal Canyon Road, between Lake Mathews and the Corona …