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York Law Firm is a Sacramento-based law firm devoted to providing legal representation of the highest quality to injured victims and consumers in California.  Our law firm is comprised of an exceptional team of experienced elder neglect, personal injury and accident attorneys. We serve Sacramento, Roseville, Elk Grove, Folsom, Fairfield and the Bay Area and handle matters ranging from catastrophic injury to class action lawsuits and other complex litigation. Our attorneys play lead roles in achieving settlements and judgments on behalf of injured individuals and classes of victims, approaching each case with innovation and creativity. Our law firm has obtained a combined settlement amount of over $160 million*.

The attorneys at York Law Firm are not only legal professionals, they are Northern California residents dedicated to the local community. The involvement of our personal injury attorneys to the Sacramento, Fairfield and Bay Area communities is evident by our extensive community service work. If you need legal counsel, entrust your potential case to our team by contacting York Law Firm. Our lawyers will provide the aggressive legal representation that you need to obtain the compensation that you deserve.

Wendy C. York, Founder
Wendy C. York, Founder

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Are nursing homes under-reporting COVID-19 cases and deaths?


Many believe they are.

As it stands, at least two out of five COVID-19 deaths in California are linked to nursing homes.

In a review of weeks of nursing home COVID-19 data, CBS13 found inconsistencies and inaccuracies. It’s a serious concern for many with loved ones in these facilities.

Yolanda Elston was shocked when her mom’s nursing home called to say she’d suddenly passed away.




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Coronavirus Exposing The Awful Truth About Nursing Homes

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Lobbyists for big nursing home chains are working overtime right now to persuade state legislators that their clients, like everyone else in this coronavirus pandemic, need a bailout. They want a “Get out of Jail Free” card.  These nursing home chains are making a fortune, still earning their revenue during this pandemic, unlike other industries.…