Welcome to Crest Law Firm LLC. We are a civil litigation firm representing individuals in personal injury, professional negligence, and long term disability matters.
Crest Law Firm LLC traces its history to 1949 under its former name, Mikilso & Keith, LLC, when its founding partner, Joseph Mikilso, first opened the firm. After graduating from Wesleyan University and completing his military service during World War II, Mr. Mikilso attended Harvard Law School and thereafter began the practice of law in Monterey, California. Joseph Mikilso continued practicing law for fifty-six years until his death in December of 2006.
In 1996, Dave Lane, then a litigation partner at another law firm, joined the firm and the name was changed to Mikilso & Keith, LLC.
In 2001, Keneth Worl joined the firm and became partner In 2013, Attorney Thomas Mikilso, Joseph’s son, was appointed to a Superior Court Bench, where he continues to serve. In 2016, we changed our name to Crest Law Firm LLC and a branch was also established in Australia.
The firm practices civil and appellate litigation, representing individuals who suffer personal injury or financial harm from negligence, medical malpractice, legal malpractice and the wrongful denial of long term disability insurance.