Frequently Asked Questions
These questions and answers are general in nature. No question or answer can cover all situations, so you should not rely on these answers as advice for your particular situation. Please seek an opinion from an attorney for your specific situation.
What is one of the most important things to do at the scene of an auto accident?
What can I do during medical treatment to help obtain the best settlement?
What are my options to get a total-loss damage claim resolved?
Can I collect for my loss of earnings as a result of an injury?
Can I get compensation for a change in my lifestyle as a result of my injuries?
What money should I use to pay my medical bills?
How do I qualify for unemployment?
If I am disabled, and want to continue working, what can I do?
If I am uncomfortable at work, eg. distasteful jokes, sexual photos displayed, racial innuendos, or unsafe working conditions, what can I do?
Am I entitled to rest periods during the work day?
What happens if my lunch break is interrupted by my employer asking me to do work while I eat?
If I am injured on the job and cannot work, can I be fired?
Personal Injury and Employment Law
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Monterey, CA 93940
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What Our Clients Say…
“I was in an intersection car accident with another car. No one knew who was at fault. Mr. Kroopf immediately investigated and found out that I was not at fault. The other driver had to pay to repair my car, and pay my medical bills, and more money for my pain and suffering. I am so happy with the legal help I got from Mr. Kroopf and his staff. Thank you.”
“After our workplace became a hostile work environment we hired Ken Kroopf. He listened carefully to our problem, and promptly took action to deal with the situation.”
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“Sufrí acoso sexual en el trabajo. Cuando me quejé, fui despedido. El abogado Kroopf fue muy comprensivo y paciente. Luchó por mis derechos, y me ayudó a colectar compensación monetaria.”
“I was wrongfully fired after 25 years of employment. Ken vigorously pursued my claim. I was extremely happy with the result.”
“I was being sexually harassed at work. When I complained to my supervisor I was fired. Mr. Kroopf was patient and understanding with me. He fought for my rights, and helped me to collect money from my old boss.”
“Estuve en un accidente automovilístico en el cual la mi culpabilidad fue cuestionada. El abogado Kroopf inmediatamente investigó y averiguó que yo no fui culpable. El otro conductor tuvo que pagar por reparación de mi coche, pagar mis cuentas médicas, y compensación por mi dolor y sufrimiento. Estoy muy satisfecho con la ayuda legal que recibí del Sr. Kroopf y su personal. Gracias.”
“I was in a horrible motorcycle accident and sustained multiple fractures. Mr. Kroopf aggressively fought for my legal rights and obtained a great settlement for me.”
“I lost my only daughter in an auto accident in which she was put at fault. Where other attorneys rejected my case Mr. Kroopf took it and stood by me. His hard work and persistence led to an excellent settlement.”