NCFL Attorney Mike Danko argues against PG&E’s bankruptcy as the utility company is granted access to $1.5 billion in loans and continues to give managers bonuses. Read the full story here
From the story: “Instead of paying victims, who they’d agreed to pay, they stiff them,” said Mike Danko, who says [PG&E] has already defaulted on settlements related to the Butte fire in Calavaras County in 2015. “Then they submit papers, looking to give bonuses to the very executives who oversaw the carnage in the first place,” Danko added.
About Northern California Fire Lawyers
Northern California Fire Lawyers is a team of more than 30 attorneys from a coalition of three Northern California law firms: Corey, Luzaich, de Ghetaldi & Riddle, Danko Meredith and Gibbs Law Group. Collectively, our fire lawyers have more experience investigating and bringing claims against PG&E than any law firm in California. Our attorneys have been appointed by California judges to leadership positions in some of the largest fire and disaster cases, including the Butte Fire Cases, 2017 PG&E Fire Cases, and San Bruno Explosion lawsuits.
Our attorneys currently represent over 200 families who are victims of the 2015 Butte Fire that devastated over 70,000 acres. We have earned hundreds of millions of dollars in settlements and verdicts for our clients, and members of our team have been honored for their work with numerous awards, including “Top Plaintiff Lawyers in California,” “Trial Lawyer of the Year,” and “Top Women Lawyers in Northern California,” among others.