Miner, Kelly & Sette is a full service personal injury, wrongful death and consumer advocacy firm representing your interests and providing personal service with your needs as the guiding principle
Case Results $6 million - Car Accident Traumatic Brain Injury $5 million - Truck vs. Pedestrian Back Surgery $3 million - Insurance Bad Faith Denial of WorkersÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂ¢ÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂ Comp. Benefits $3 million - Products Liability - Auto Traumatic Brain Injury
813 F Street
Sacramento CA 95814
No Fee unless we recover for you.
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Our firm was formed in 2003 with the vision of achieving justice for injury victims. Since then, we have successfully handled a wide range of personal injury cases against insurance companies, businesses, individuals and other entities. In addition to personal injury, our practice is dedicated to providing protective and proactive criminal defense services to clients facing criminal charges including misdemeanors and felonies. At Miner & Kelly, our mission is to protect and assert clientâs rights while guiding them through the legal process, to provide excellent personal service with integrity, and to give clients peace of mind knowing they are represented by a team of professionals who care about getting the best possible results for them. We believe the cornerstone of our practice is a high level of personal service. This includes developing a special, personable relationship with each of our clients and providing well-reasoned and understandable explanations of the law and procedures of the legal system. It also includes providing outstanding and thorough preparation of clients for depositions, mediations, arbitrations and skillful, passionate presentation of their cases at trial.
We believe the cornerstone of our practice is a high level of personal service. This includes developing a special, personable relationship with each of our clients and providing well-reasoned and understandable explanations of the law and procedures of the legal system. It also includes providing outstanding and thorough preparation of clients for depositions, mediations, arbitrations and skillful, passionate presentation of their cases at trial. Over 75 years of combined litigation experience We only get paid when we WIN your case Our personal attention to YOUR case distinguishes us from our competitors When it comes to fighting insurance companies, you cannot afford to hire inexperienced attorneys
Joseph ( Joe) Sette was born and raised in Massachusetts before moving to California in 1982. he graduated from Saratoga high school in Saratoga California and thereafter attended UC Davis where he obtained his bachelor of arts degrees in economics and political science. He also competed on the UC Davis lacrosse team and was a member of the Sigma Nu fraternity. He thereafter went on to attend law school the University Pacific, McGeorge school of law obtaining his jurors doctor degree in 1990. At McGeorge Joe was a on the governing board of the McGeorge School of Law Community Legal Service representing the needs of the Sacramento community. Since that time Joe has practiced in all areas of general liability and litigation.
Prior to joining miner and Kelly Joseph practiced for 29 years throughout California and Florida. Joe practiced previously as the principal/owner of the law office of Joseph Michael Sette located in San Ramon California. He thereafter joined one of the largest litigation firms in the state of Florida being made managing partner of the firms Southwest Florida offices before returning to California.
Joe practices in all areas of personal injury and has handled and tried numerous complex cases including matters of personal injury, wrongful death, motor vehicle, products liability, construction accidents, premises liability, automobile liability as well as insurance coverage and property cases.
Joe has tried numerous cases to jury verdict including cases venued throughout California including matters in Alameda county, Contra Costa County, Merced county, San Joaquin County, Tuolumne county, Calaveras county, Stanislaus county, Los Angeles county and Amador county. He has tried cases to verdict throughout Florida including cases in Sarasota county, Lee county, Collier county and marathon county.
Joe is a member in good standing of the California Bar, Florida Bar, USDC for the Eastern District of California and USDC for the Middle District of Florida.
Bar Number: 148935
University of California, Davis
BA Econimics; BA Political Science, 1987
University of the Pacific; McGeorge School of Law
Juris Doctorate, 1990
Michael (Mike) Kelly was born and raised in Alameda, California and graduated from Alameda High School in 1982. After high school, he attended UC Davis, where he obtained his Bachelor of Arts in Economics and was a three-sport athlete, competing in football, track and lacrosse. In 1986-87, Mike was the captain of the UC Davis lacrosse team that received national recognition by beating top-ranked UC Berkeley and moving into Division I of the NCAA as a result of their outstanding season.
Upon graduation from UC Davis, Mike attended San Francisco Law School where he graduated in 1993. While there, Mike was the top-ranked student in his first year class and received honors.
In 1994, Mike began his career representing injured individuals and their families when he joined a large Sacramento law firm. Mike handled numerous personal injury cases ranging from motor vehicle accident cases to extremely complex product liability cases involving multiple defendants.
In 2003, Mike and his partner, Loyal A. Miner, opened Miner & Kelly, LLP; now Miner, Kelly & Sette.
Since that time, Mike and Loyal have worked together representing their clients with honesty, integrity and a high level of concern not typically found in the legal environment.
Loyal attended Pleasant Valley High School in Chico, California, where he graduated in 1980. After high school, he attended Butte College, where he began his outstanding football career as a linebacker for the Roadrunners. After completing junior college, he transferred to UC Davis. At UC Davis, Loyal was a member of the 1982 Aggies football team that went to the NCAA Division II National Championship game in Texas. During his football career he won the Jim Fernier award for outstanding junior college transfer and the Bob Oliver Award for Unsung Hero. In 2005, Loyal was inducted into the Butte College Athletics Hall of Fame for his outstanding contributions to the football program.
Upon graduation from UC Davis, Loyal attended Willamette University College of Law, where he graduated in 1989. After law school, Loyal worked for a law firm doing insurance defense work. Loyal opened his own practice a few years later, focused on personal injury cases, then he and Mike formed their current firm in 2003.
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