Accident Attorneys pursues personal injury claims for Palmdale citizens. Its attorneys deal with cases involving motor vehicle accidents, defective products, unsafe premises, and medical malpractice. They also represent clients who have been hurt in a work-related accident or whose loved ones suffered a wrongful death. The firm has been around for three decades and has recovered more than $1 billion for injured parties. In 2011, founder Stephen "Steve" L. Rishoff was nominated by the Consumer Attorneys of California for the Trial Lawyer of the Year award.