Boston Woman Killed in Elevator Accident

Tragically, on Monday evening another person lost their life as a result of an elevator accident.  According to news reports, on September 14, 2020, a 38-year-old woman died as a result of a falling elevator at ..

3-Year-Old Shot at New Jersey Apartment Complex

On Tuesday afternoon, August 18, a 3-year-old toddler was shot at an apartment complex in Asbury Park, NJ.  At this time, no further details are available regarding the circumstances surrounding the shooting or the extent ..

Philadelphia Man Injured in Elevator Accident

On Thursday, August 6, a man was injured when the elevator in which he was traveling suddenly fell 10 floors before crashing to a stop.  This tragic incident happened at a worksite in downtown Philadelphia, ..

CKF’s Alwyn Fredericks Interviewed By WSB-TV Concerning Waiver of Government Immunity and Insurance Limits – “Not going to cut it.”

As part of a special investigative report conducted by WSB-TV and along with other attorneys who have faced a similar legal hurdle, Alwyn Fredericks and our clients were interviewed concerning the Georgia law that limits ..

8-Year-Old and Teen Injured After Shooting at DeKalb Apartment Complex

On Friday afternoon, July 24, an 8-year-old boy was shot, and a teen was grazed after gunfire erupted at the Eastwyck Village Apartments in DeKalb County, Georgia.  According to news reports, the 8-year-old was shot in ..

CKF’s Alwyn Fredericks Featured on Great Trials Podcast!

Alwyn Fredericks recently spoke on the Great Trials Podcast, discussing how he secured justice for our 18-year-old client who suffered a traumatic brain injury following a car crash. Despite the defense's attempts to persuade the ..

Shooting at Apartments in Murfreesboro, TN

On June 18, police responded to The Pointe at Raiders Crossing Apartments in Murfreesboro, TN, after reports of gunshots.  According to news reports, upon arriving, police found a 21-year-old man who had been shot multiple ..

Washington D.C. Woman Killed in Elevator Accident

Again, how many people have to die or suffer catastrophic injuries before the elevator industry takes action?  As most of us are sheltering in place in our homes, yet another person has lost their life ..

CKF Attorneys Again Named Super Lawyers in 2020!

Congratulations to Andy Cash, Dave Krugler, Alwyn Fredericks, Shane Bartlett, Phil Henry, and Laura Voght for once again being named Georgia Super Lawyers. Additionally, Andy Cash was again named as one of the "Top 100" ..

Man Killed in Elevator Accident in Guntersville, Alabama

Yesterday, yet another person lost their life as a result of an elevator accident.  According to news reports, on January 6, 2020, a 36-year-old man died as a result of what was described as a ..

CKF attorneys Phil Henry and Laura Voght honored as “Legal Elite” by Georgia Trend Magazine!

Congratulations to both Phil Henry and Laura Voght for being selected as "Legal Elite" by Georgia Trend magazine for 2019!  Designees are considered some of the best attorneys in their fields of practice based upon ..

Child Entrapment Elevator Accident in Cottonwood Heights, Utah

The question we have for the elevator industry is simple: “How many?” As many were enjoying time with family and friends this Thanksgiving, a family in Cottonwood Heights, Utah was experiencing a horrific tragedy that no ..

Canadian Tourist Files Escalator Accident Lawsuit Against Washington, D.C. Metro

A Canadian tourist has recently filed an escalator accident lawsuit against the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) in Washington, D.C., accusing the entity of failing to properly maintain its escalators after the plaintiff suffered ..

New York City Construction Worker Dies in Tragic Elevator Accident

In late October, a New York City construction worker died in a tragic elevator accident at a work site in Manhattan. According to media reports, the victim was working on an elevator at the 33rd ..

CKF Sponsors Interfaith Children’s Movement!

CKF is proud to sponsor the Interfaith Children's Movement (ICM)!  ICM advocates at the policy and services level to improve laws, public policies and services to better provide for the well-being of children in Georgia ..

National Voter Registration Day – September 24, 2019!

A quick reminder from CKF that today is National Voter Registration Day.  While elections may seem a long way off, now is the time to make sure you are registered!  Even if you believe you ..

Alwyn Fredericks to speak at 2020 GTLA Trial Practice Manual CLE Program

Alwyn will be presenting on his updated chapter concerning Closing Arguments for trial as included in the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association's Trial Practice Manual.  This GTLA Continuing Legal Education (CLE) program will be held on ..

Elevator Death Exposes Common Myths Regarding Safety

The recent tragic death of a New York man who was crushed while exiting an elevator in his apartment building highlights many issues about the safety of these machines.  (Link to article).  It also forces ..

2019 Draft Day! Cristo Rey Jesuit High School’s Work Study Program

Today was Cristo Rey's "Draft Day" for the Corporate Work Study Program!  Once again, Cash Krugler Fredericks is excited to participate in Cristo Rey Jesuit High School's Corporate Work Study Program.  This is an amazing ..

Hazards of Electric Scooters and the Evolving Legal Backdrop

Hazards of Electric Scooters and the Evolving Legal Backdrop The pay per minute electric scooter trend has been sweeping the nation.  Electric scooters can be seen in most major cities across the country.  In the last ..