Our Team

Have you or a loved one been injured? Let the experts at Karns & Karns recover what you deserve.

Karns & Karns is dedicated to helping victims receive just compensation for their traumatic injuries. Professional, trustworthy, and aggressive, the lawyers at Karns & Karns believe that when the wrongful conduct of others harms the community, there must be compensation for the victims. Just compensation for injured victims never comes without a fight. Simply put, Karns & Karns specializes in that fight. We help clients throughout California with personal injury cases related to:

  • Auto Accidents
  • Pedestrian Accidents
  • Truck Accidents
  • Uber/Lyft Accidents
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Bicycle Accidents
  • Wrongful Death

With more than 65 years of combined legal experience, the personal injury lawyers at Karns & Karns know how to manage personal injury claims. We understand how devastating accidents and injuries are to your entire family. Our goal is to protect your legal rights and get you the compensation you and your family deserves.

 

Meet Our Attorneys

Bill Karns

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.

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Michael Karns

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.

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Darren McBratney

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.

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Edgar Vera

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.

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Mia Hong

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.

 

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Timothy Mitchell

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.

 

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Andre Lee

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.

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