gavelsmWelcome to Swanson O’Dell, a Bakersfield law firm serving clients in Kern County and throughout California with legal counsel and representation.

Swanson O’Dell has a reputation for excellence and the experience to meet your legal needs quickly, completely and cost-effectively.


Our legal staff has extensive experience in the following areas:

What kind of injuries can I be compensated for?

  1. Car accidents caused by another person.
  2. Injuries from an assault by another person.
  3. Injuries caused by a hospital or doctor’s negligence.
  4. Any other injury caused by another person’s actions.

Estate Planning

  1. Who needs an estate plan?
  2. What documents are included in an estate plan?
  3. What is a Living Trust?
  4. What is a Will?
  5. If I have a Trust, do I still need a Will?
  6. What is a General Power of Attorney?
  7. What is an Advance Health Care Directive?

We can help you get started with a free consultation to consider your legal situation and suggest potential options. We offer in-person consultations for Kern County residents and also offer telephone consultations for out-of-county clients. Contact us to learn more about Swanson O’Dell and how we can be of service!