2024 Readers’ Choice Poll: Chain | Cohn | Clark Voted ‘Best Law Firm’, ‘Best Personal Injury Lawyer’

April 30, 2024 | Article by Chain | Cohn | Clark staff

2024 Readers’ Choice Poll: Chain | Cohn | Clark Voted ‘Best Law Firm’, ‘Best Personal Injury Lawyer’

Chain | Cohn | Clark has been voted as “Best Law Firm” and “Best Personal Injury Lawyer” in the 2024 Best of Kern County Readers’ Choice Poll by The Bakersfield Californian.

The accident and injury law firm was voted into the top spot in the “Best Law Firm” category — the firm has been voted into the category each year since it was introduced; this is the 12th time. The results were announced on April 27 in the May issue of Bakersfield Life Magazine. The law firm was also selected into the top spot in 2024 for “Best Personal Injury Law Firm” category, which was first introduced in 2022.

Each year for decades now, thousands of Kern County residents vote in the poll that showcases the best of the best, from restaurants, shopping, entertainment, services, organizations, and much more.

“The annual Best of Readers’ Choice Poll showcases the best of the best — from food to shopping, services and more — as decided by those who call Bakersfield home,” according to the magazine. “This is your guide to the Best of Bakersfield.”

Said Matt Clark, managing partner and attorney at Law Office of Chain | Cohn | Clark:

“We are profoundly honored by the trust and support from the people of Kern County. This recognition as ‘Best Law Firm’ and ‘Best Personal Injury Lawyer’ reflects our firm’s commitment to justice and service. Thank you, Kern County, for affirming that our efforts are not only seen, but also valued. Together, we continue to strive for a safer and better community.”

Also announced were this year’s recipient of the “Best of Hall of Fame”, awarded to honorees with a long history of excellence in their respective fields, and who also give back to our community. California Living Museum (CALM) was inducted into the Hall of Fame. In 2019, Chain | Cohn | Clark was inducted in the inaugural “Best of Kern County Hall of Fame.

Nationally, Chain | Cohn | Clark has been selected for inclusion in the “Best Law Firms” list by U.S. News & World Report. Law firms included in “Best Law Firms” list are recognized for “professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers,” according to U.S. News & World Report. Achieving a ranking “signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise.”

Chain | Cohn | Clark is an established and highly regarded personal injury and workers’ compensation law firm based in downtown Bakersfield since 1934, and today focuses on advocating for injured clients in the Central Valley and throughout California. Over the years, Chain | Cohn | Clark has obtained more multi-million dollar awards and settlements than any other law firm in Kern County. It’s also the oldest personal injury law firm in the area, and dedicated to giving back to its community in various ways. In all, the law firm has received more than half a billion dollars in the firm’s history on behalf of clients.

The law firm includes attorneys Tanya Alsheikh, Chad Boyles, Matt Clark, Juan Garza, Chris Hagan, Doug Fitz-Simmons, and Beatriz Trejo. Veteran attorneys David Cohn and Jim Yoro are “of counsel” at the firm. To learn more about each attorney, visit the Chain | Cohn | Clark homepage.

Click here for the full list of winners in the Best of Kern County poll.


If you or someone you know is injured in an accident at the fault of someone else, or injured on the job no matter whose fault it is, contact the attorneys at Chain | Cohn | Clark by calling (661) 323-4000, or fill out a free consultation form, text, or chat with us at chainlaw.com.