Santa Clara County
Santa Clara County Attorneys
Santa Clara County is located at the southern end of the San Francisco Bay. The county seat of Santa Clara County is San Jose. Silicon Valley, which is home to many of the world’s largest technology companies and many smaller startup companies, is located within Santa Clara County. Silicon Valley has over 1.7 million residents, and is the most populous county in the San Francisco Bay area. In large part due to the influx of technology companies, it is also one of the wealthiest counties in the United States. Santa Clara County has a total of 1,304 square miles, and the San Andreas fault runs through the southern part of the county.
Micha Star Liberty of Liberty Law helps injured people in Santa Clara County seek the compensation to which they are entitled from their accident. She works with tort cases, which are claims for personal injury that are caused by the negligence of another party, such as another driver. Some of the tort cases she works with include car accidents, motorcycle and bicycle accidents, property accidents (such as trip and falls), truck accidents, SUV rollovers, head injury accidents, spinal cord injury accidents, amputations, victims of brain or burn injuries, swimming pool accidents, and sports injuries.
Some of the cities in Santa Clara County in which Micha Star Liberty works are San Jose, Santa Clara, Palo Alto, Cupertino, Gilroy, Saratoga, Milpitas, Mountain View, Stanford, Sunnyvale, Campbell, Los Altos, Los Gatos, San Martin, and Morgan Hill. She helps accident victims, as well as the loved ones of those killed in accidents, with their claims against the responsible party or parties. There could be one or several parties responsible for an accident. They could include a negligent driver, a property owner who failed to make the property safe, an automobile manufacturer, or another party responsible for the accident in whole or in part.
There are no shortage of automobile accidents and other types of accidents in Santa Clara County. In 2011, 91 people were killed in Santa Clara County automobile accidents, and almost 7,000 were injured. There were also 36 pedestrians killed and 463 injured, three bicyclists killed and 820 injured, and 10 motorcyclists killed and 311 injured in Santa Clara County in 2011. These accidents are tragic and in most cases could have been easily prevented.
Micha Star Liberty also helps employers and employees with their employment law issues that could arise in an employment situation. Frequently, employers will violate the law by allowing their employees to be subject to discrimination or harassment on the basis of gender, ethnicity, sex, religion, race, age, disability, pregnancy, or another reason. Employers may also fail to pay appropriately for sick leave or vacation pay. Some employers are bullies and subject employees to a hostile work environment. Employers may refuse to pay overtime, or could improperly fire an employee. She also helps employers with employment law issues, including creating employee handbooks and performing workplace investigations.
If you are in Santa Clara County and have been involved in an accident, or if you are searching for help with an employment issues, call Liberty Law at 510-645-1000 or 415-896-1000. Micha Star Liberty and the other professionals at Liberty Law will be happy to provide you with a free consultation on your case. Call her today to learn more.