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Meet our award-winning attorneys

Meet Our Attorneys

Mike Karns

Trial Attorney / Co-Founder

Mike brings a unique background to Karns & Karns. He spent more than a decade advising successful rapid-growth companies in both Silicon Valley and Los Angeles in matters including human resources law, licensing law, copyright and trademark law, workers compensation, real estate law, and international business and tax law.

Bill Karns

Trial Attorney / Co-Founder

Bill Karns specializes in litigating major personal injury cases involving car accidents, motorcycle accidents, train accidents, wrongful death, premises accidents, slip and fall accidents, unsafe products, unsafe medical devices, bad drugs, construction site accidents, pedestrian accidents, boat accidents, insurance bad faith, and traumatic brain injury. He has also litigated cases involving breach of contract, fraud, and other business torts.

Darren McBratney

Trial Attorney

Darren is an experienced trial attorney licensed to practice in California and Texas. Darren has extensive knowledge and experience in defending and prosecuting all types of civil cases, including catastrophic injuries, medical malpractice, premises liability, burn cases and unsafe medical devices. He has also litigated cases involving intellectual property, landlord tenant and other real estate related disputes. He has a genuine desire to help his injured clients and achieve justice wherever he can. Darren’s clients and experience has allowed him to obtain over $20,000,000 in verdicts and settlements.

Edgar Vera

Trial Attorney

Edgar Vera was born in Ensenada Mexico and emigrated to the United States in 1996 when he was 7 years old. He graduated California State University of Long Beach in 2011. Edgar put himself through college by working Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays as a manager of a McDonald’s in Long Beach. He also volunteered Friday mornings at the Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles. Edgar graduated with a 3.7 GPA with honors with a B.A. in Philosophy and a B.S. in Criminal Justice.

Mia Hong

Trial Attorney

Mia brings a unique perspective to the Karns & Karns litigation team, having started her career as an insurance defense attorney. Mia represented some of the nation’s largest insurance carriers and understands how they value and litigate claims. Today, Mia brings the fight to those same insurance companies on behalf of her clients, Plaintiffs who have been injured or damaged as the result of someone else’s negligence.

Timothy Mitchell

Trial Attorney

Timothy Mitchell is a Los Angeles native, born and raised in Sylmar, California. Since a young age, Timothy planned on becoming a trial attorney. Even in high school, Timothy volunteered to work in the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s office as a clerk. While his uncle studied for the bar, Timothy would evaluate the caselaw in the books. As a kid, Timothy used to go watch his uncle work as a District Attorney in San Fernando.

Andre Lee

Trial Attorney

Andre was born and raised in Los Angeles, California and spent the first part of his life being raised by a single mother who worked hard to support him and his older sister. From that, he learned the value of hard work and what it means to push through adversity.

Andre has recently achieved recognition as a Top 40 Under 40 trial attorney by The National Black Lawyers. He remains dedicated to advocating for his clients, consistently securing millions in recoveries on their behalf.

Luis Espinoza

Trial Attorney

Luis earned his bachelor’s degrees in philosophy and history at the University of Texas at Austin in 2014. He then earned his Juris Doctor from Baylor Law school in 2017. During his time in both UT and Baylor, Luis volunteered at multiple non-profit organizations that advocate for immigrants and assisted victims of human trafficking and other violent crimes.

Since Luis became licensed to practice law, he has dedicated his time to helping injured people fight to get the justice that they deserve. His dedication has allowed him to recover millions on behalf of his clients.

We Will Fight to Make Sure You Get What You Deserve

Don’t compromise on quality. When your future is at stake, opt for attorneys with a proven track record of securing unprecedented verdicts and prioritizing your best interests. Reach out to Karns & Karns today for a complimentary consultation, and allow us to advocate for the justice you rightfully deserve.

Award-winning Attorneys

Our attorneys have been recognized and honored for their outstanding achievements, expertise, and success in the legal field, often receiving prestigious awards or accolades for their exceptional work.

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At Karns & Karns Personal Injury and Accident Attorneys, we understand the financial burdens that can prevent people from seeking justice that's why we offer a no-fee guarantee: you only pay us if we win your case.

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