In many situations, a truck driver’s negligent actions are the sole cause of an accident. However, even in these cases, the driver is not the only individual that can be held accountable for injuries resulting from a truck accident. This is because trucking companies have a legal responsibility to ensure that their drivers are thoroughly […]
Those who work in the commercial trucking industry are often required to drive for long periods of time and over great distances. For this reason, the federal government regulates how many hours can be driven in a single day, how long drivers are permitted to work without breaks, and how cargo must be loaded. While […]
We’ve all seen news stories about horrific truck accidents involving large semi-trucks, many of which were carrying cargo at the time of the crash. While dangerous, these are not the only types of trucks that can cause serious damage in an accident. Flatbed Trucks Flatbed trucks have an open trailer and are used primarily for […]
I am a practicing attorney for 41 years and highly recommend Pete Kestner, who is an expert in trucking accident cases. I first met Pete as a member of the trucking litigation group when he was a speaker. His knowledge of the trucking industry impressed me so I joined him in a semi-truck case, which was very successful. I would recommend Pete to anyone for consultation or as a co-counsel in trucking litigation. His professionalism was very impressive.
15:46 10 Dec 16
Pete Kestner is one of the most talented trucking lawyers in the county. Pete has become an expert in the intricacies of the trucking industry, federal regulations and complex insurance coverage. He has trained hundreds of attorneys to better represent their injured clients, speaking at trial lawyer programs in virtually every state. Pete is also a leader in the trucking litigation group at AAJ and is a key player in helping make the public safer from dangerous trucking companies and drivers.I have witnessed Pete's abilities first hand working on trucking cases with him. Pete maximizes results for his clients using his creativity, knowledge and old fashioned hard work. Moreover, Pete is a wonderful, caring person. I am honored to know him.If you are looking for an attorney to help you, I highly recommend having Pete and his team help.
17:34 23 Dec 16
I've had the pleasure of working on a trucking case with Pete Kestner. He is an outstanding lawyer and an excellent person. He and his partner, Greg McEwen, do amazing work for their clients.
15:59 11 Dec 16
Outstanding Lawyer. I have complete confidence in Pete. He has handled large truck crashes and catastrophic injury cases for years with excellent results.