If you have been the victim of a California wildfire, then don’t let the propaganda discourage you, chances are that you have a case and will be able to get compensated for the damages. Many of California’s wildfires, such as the butte county camp fire, were not naturally caused and instead have corporations to blame. The wildfire attorneys here at Wagner and Jones are here to help bring justice by getting you the compensation you deserve.

We’ll Look at Your Case – No Fees Unless You Win

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The wildfire lawyers at Wagner and Jones are here to help with cases across California. We offer no-fee consultations unless we win your case. Our perfect 5 star ratings comes from the millions of dollars that we’ve won for our clients. With over a 98% success rate, we’re your best option.

How to See if You Have a Valid Claim

The easiest way to see if you have a valid claim is to call the attorneys at Wagner and Jones at 559-449-1800 and provide them with as much information as possible.  They will be able to professionally review your case, free of charge, and let you know if you have a claim.

Wildfire Resources

If you’ve been affected by a California Wildfire, then make sure to contact a Personal Injury Lawyer from Wagner Jones to get a free consultation.

 

 

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Should You Pursue Litigation?

If you have a claim, then you should pursue litigation. There is a 2 year limit on when you can bring up your claim and if there’s any chance for you receive compensation for your losses, then you should pursue it.

The Litigation Process

Each case is unique and can be tackled from different angles. To learn more about the litigation process, call 559-449-1800 for a free consultation.  We will provide you with a clear explanation for how the litigation process works to ensure you have the correct expectations.

The California Butte Camp Fire

The California Camp Fire has been the latest and most destructive wildfire in CA history. The fire scorched over 153,000 acres of land and caused over $16.5 billion in damages all in the first four hours. Camp Fire left many of Butte County’s residents displaced and in need of legal and financial help. 

At the moment, utility titan PG & E faces a massive wave of lawsuits over Camp Fire as most believe them to be the cause. 

Butte Camp Fire & PG&E

In an effort to deter public perception and slow lawsuits, PG & E filed for bankruptcy. However, it’s important that anyone who was impacted by the Butte Camp Fire, regardless if you do or do not have insurance, speak with a legal representative to see if you have a claim against PG & E. The PG & E bankruptcy filing will not stop you for getting the compensation you deserve.

PG&E Causation

Several key pieces of evidence have surfaced pointing to PG&E being responsible for the Butte County Camp Fire. PG & E is now facing the biggest lawsuit in their history from wildfire attorneys across California. Wagner and Jones has already helped several victims get the compensation they deserve and would like the opportunity to help you too.

PG & E Lawsuit

The PG & E Camp Fire lawsuit is the best chance at getting financial compensation for the damages you incur. Don’t let any propaganda you see stop you from pursuing a legal claim. Call the attorneys at Wagner and Jones at 559-449-1800 to see if you have a case.

California Wildfires

Below is a list of the most destructive California wildfires between 2017-2019.

  • Camp Fire (Nov 2018)
  • Tubbs Fire (Oct 2017)
  • Carr Fire (July 2018)
  • Nuns Fire (Oct 2017)
  • Thomas Fire (Dec 2017)
  • Mendocino Complex Fire (July 2018)

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Damage and Insurance Procedures

Regardless if you have insurance or not, you can still win additional compensation for the wildfire damages. Don’t hesitate to call Wagner and Jones and speak with one of our award winning attorneys to see if you have a case, completely free of charge unless we win.

Damage

When returning to your property, it’s important that you be very careful to not do anything that will get in the way of your insurance and legal claims. Start by wearing a face mask to protect yourself from released toxins and debris particles in the air.

Insurance

Next, make sure that you’ve contacted your insurance company if you have one, to come and assess the damages. Any repairs or sifting that you do could potentially interfere with your case. Make sure to take pictures of whatever you can and note as much of the destruction as possible.

The best way to protect your claims is to let the representative of your insurance company do his work while also making sure you have legal representation.

PG&E | Fire Litigation

The two ways you can recover financially from a wildfire are through having your insurance company cover the damages and also by checking if you have a potential claim against PG & E. At the moment, PG & E is taking on thousands of lawsuits from camp fire victims and there’s a chance you have a claim too.

The wildfire attorneys at Wagner and Jones won’t charge you unless we win your case, so make sure to call us at 559-449-1800 for a free consultation.

Even if you don’t have insurance, you should still seek legal representation. Do not be intimidated by large corporations like PG & E.

Helping California Wildfire Victims Recover

Most wildfires are not naturally caused and so Wagner and Jones is committed to helping the victims of California wildfires recover by getting them the compensation they deserve. Our attorneys are award winning professionals and a pillar of legal support for the wildfire victims communities.

Camp Fire Lawyers

If you’ve specifically been a victim of the California Butte County Camp Fire, then having legal representation is a must. PG & E is doing whatever they can to discourage lawsuits but it is in your best interest to seek legal representations. The wildfire attorneys at Wagner and Jones are already helping several PG & E victims get the compensation they deserve and can help you too.

Your Personal Attorneys

When you work with Wagner and Jones, you’re working with professional, aggressive, and ethical award-winning attorneys that will be dedicated to helping you win your case. We’re so confident in our legal abilities that we won’t charge you a dime unless we win your case.

About Wagner and Jones

Wagner and Jones has been helping the Fresno, Butte County, and California communities for over 27 years. We’ve won iconic landmark cases such as the Wal-Mart Truckers case for over $54 million and can help you win against PG & E too.

Wagner and Jones is the recipient of several wards including the AV Preeminent Award for highest possible rating in legal and ethical standards, the Central California Legal Services Leadership Award, the Top Attorneys award by the SF Magazine, and Benefactor of the year by the California Legislature Assembly.

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Wildfires

Every year, there is an increasing number of wildfires. If you live in a suburban area of California, then there is a good possibility that at some point you’ll be affected.

Litigation

If that does happen, make sure to contact Wagner, Jones, Kopfman & Artenian for your free consultation.

Camp Fire

Our law firm is actively helping California Camp Fire victims by providing legal support. Our attorneys are here to help you get the proper compensation, free of charge unless we win your case for you.

Common PG & E Misconceptions

The most common misconception about the PG & E lawsuit is that their declaration of bankruptcy of will stop you from getting the compensation you deserve.  PG & E seems to releasing as much media as possible to discourage potential victims from seeking the compensation they deserve. Once again we repeat, do not let PG & E scare you into not seeking compensation. Contact Wagner and Jones and we’ll evaluate if you have a case against PG & E.

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Other misconceptions are that they’re too big to take on legally – nothing could be further from the truth. PG & E has already lost several lawsuits for previous wildfires and had to pay out millions for the damages they caused.

How to Hire a California Wildfire Lawyer

When picking your attorney, there’s a couple of things to look out for. The first is to make sure that the attorney has experience. This can easily be done by looking at their legal track record. For example, on the Wagner Jones home page, you’ll find that we’ve won millions in cases through the banner display.

The next item to look for is positive reviews. You can get a very good idea of how professional, ethical, and competent attorneys are based on the reviews that their customers are leaving them.

Frequently Asked Questions

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Why Do I Need an Attorney?

Chances are that the wildfire that damaged your life was not naturally caused. The utility titans responsible for them have an overwhelming amount of resources at their disposal which they can use to stop you from getting the proper compensation. 

By having a team of skilled wildfire lawyers by your side, you’re able to not only stand a chance against them, but to win outright. The lawyers at Wagner and Jones are seasoned and have won more complex and difficult cases than wildfire ones. They’ve won landmark cases against huge corporations like Walmart and help you win against the utility companies as well.

How Much Do I Have to Pay?

Wagner and Jones will not charge you anything unless you win your case. On top of that, you won’t have to pay anything out of pocket, our compensation will be an agreed upon percentage of what we recover for you.

Should I Still Seek Legal Counsel If I Have Insurance?

Insurance companies are not fighting on your behalf. Their goal is to reimburse you as little as possible and often times will not be able to compensate you for the full amount you deserve. Even if you have insurance, you should seek legal representation.

How Can I Contact Wagner and Jones?

You can schedule a free consultation by calling us at 559-449-1800, e-mailing us at info@wagnerjones.com, or visiting our office at 111 E Herndon Ave #317, Fresno, CA 93720.

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Caring choices

Caring Choices California Fire Charity is an organization that is sending out trained volunteers to help with the Butte County Camp Fire.

Guide Victims in the right direction

If you know someone who has been impacted by the California wildfire litigation attorneys, then help guide them in the right direction by suggesting they seek legal counsel. Chances are that they haven’t had the chance to research thoroughly and would greatly benefit from speaking with a legal representative.