Loleta, California Workers' Compensation Lawyers

W Howard Wells
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Eureka, CA Workers' Compensation Attorney with 40 years experience
(707) 532-4346 100 H Street, Suite 213
Eureka, CA 95501
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp
CERTIFIED SPECIALIST IN WORKERS' COMPENSATION* *BY THE CALIFORNIA STATE BAR, BOARD OF LEGAL SPECIALIZATION The title of "Certified Specialist" is held by a small percentage of attorneys who practice California Workers' Compensation law. There are multiple requirements laid down by the California State Bar, Board of Legal Specialization; you must meet experience requirements and pass a specialty exam administratored by the California State Bar, Board of Legal Specialization.
Thomas Kenneth Ledgerwood
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Redding, CA Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 35 years experience
(530) 244-1010 1549 Chestnut Street
Suite 2
Redding, CA 96001
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp and Social Security Disability
Golden Gate Univ School of Law
Hello, my name is Tom Ledgerwood. I have been practicing law here in the north state since 1984. I am a Certified Specialist in workers' compensation and been helping people with their Social Security Disability cases for over two decades now. I have published two books on surviving the administrative law process, The Workers' Compensation Survival Manual and The Social Security Disability Survival Manual. I am also an editor, reporter, photographer and chief bottle washer for Safe Harbor, our awesome monthly newsletter. You will find these publications loaded with great information to help you survive...
Redding, CA Workers' Compensation Attorney with 41 years experience
(530) 245-1860 1414 Gold St
Redding, CA 96001
Workers' Comp
UC Hastings COL
Redding, CA Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 27 years experience
3335 Placer St
Redding, CA 96001
Workers' Comp and Employment
Creighton Univ School of Law
Redding, CA Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 28 years experience
(530) 223-6010 310 Hemsted Dr
Redding, CA 96002
Workers' Comp
UC Davis School of Law King Hall
Redding, CA Workers' Compensation Attorney with 7 years experience
(530) 242-6909 1805 Hilltop Drive, Suite 106
Redding, CA 96002-0279
Workers' Comp and Insurance Defense
Redding, CA Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 5 years experience
(530) 224-5009 2701 Park Marina Dr.
First Floor
Redding, CA 96001
Workers' Comp
Redding, CA Workers' Compensation Attorney with 30 years experience
(530) 243-1133 1335 Buenaventura Blvd
Redding, CA 96001
Workers' Comp
Santa Clara Univ School of Law
Redding, CA Workers' Compensation Attorney with 44 years experience
(530) 243-1133 1335 Buenaventura Blvd
Redding, CA 96001
Workers' Comp
Golden Gate Univ School of Law
Redding, CA Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 3 years experience
(530) 224-5025 2701 Park Marina Dr.
First Floor
Redding, CA 96001
Workers' Comp
Redding, CA Workers' Compensation Attorney with 4 years experience
(530) 224-5053 2701 Park Marina Dr.
Redding, CA 96001
Workers' Comp
James Artamio Yoro
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Bakersfield, CA Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 39 years experience
(661) 323-4000 1731 Chester Ave.
Suite 100
Bakersfield, CA 93301
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp
University of California - Berkeley
James A. Yoro is a senior partner with Chain | Cohn | Stiles, where he manages the law firm's workers’ compensation department, and is one of the most veteran and most respected workers’ compensation lawyers in California's Central Valley.

Over the course of his career, James has argued cases before the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeal and the California Supreme Court. He is also responsible for securing a $4.5 million Workers’ Compensation settlement on behalf of his client, one of the largest such settlements in Kern County.

He is a Certified Workers’ Compensation Professional in California.He is past president...
Edward A. Smith
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(916) 921-6400 1900 Point W Way
#200
Sacramento, CA 95815
Free ConsultationSacramento, CA Workers' Compensation Attorney with 36 years experience
Workers' Comp, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury and Products Liability
University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law
Originally from Brooklyn, New York, I came to Sacramento after 4 years in the U.S. Air Force, including combat service in Southeast Asia.

My time in the military and especially my youth in the streets of New York has taught me much about dealing with difficult situations. I am grateful for that education and I employ it to help my clients.

I wasn't born with a silver spoon and relate well to others who worked their way up.

My practice is devoted solely to Personal Injury and Wrongful Death cases on behalf of injured persons. I have never nor will I ever...
Dr.  Peter Marc Schaeffer Esq.
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Riverside, CA Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 22 years experience
(800) 750-0111 6820 Indiana Ave
Suite 275
Riverside, CA 92506
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp and Employment
California Southern
"I will get you the quality treatment you need and the money you deserve" I have been practicing Workers Compensation cases including FEHA and 132 a discrimination cases for over 20 years with a nearly flawless track record in representing seriously injured employees in all industries. I have a strong background in business, real estate, sales and marketing, and pharmacy practices.
Nikki Mehrpoo Jacobson
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Los Angeles, CA Workers' Compensation Attorney with 21 years experience
(888) 207-9600 10401 Venice Blvd.
Suite 204 - 2nd Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90034
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp and Immigration
Pepperdine Univ School of Law
Attorney at Law | Professor of Law | Certified Specialist
Expert Witness | Legal Analyst | Author

NMJ@NikkiJacobson.com

(888) 207-9600 (310) 277-2266
(818) 276-9866 (213) 275-3012


For over 20 years, Attorney Nikki Jacobson has been a dedicated advocate for California injured workers and immigrants from all over the world. She has focused her practice of law exclusively on workers’ compensation and immigration law. Los...
Bradley Chalk
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Santa Rosa, CA Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 22 years experience
(707) 571-7400 613 4th St
Santa Rosa, CA 95404
Workers' Comp and Social Security Disability
Gonzaga University School of Law
Chalk Law Office represents clients throughout the Bay Area and Northern California. Our firm specializes in workers' compensation, social security disability, and industrial disability retirement. Whether you’re a construction laborer, field worker, teacher, nurse or care assistant, law enforcement officer or firefighter, we have the experience to assist you with your injury.  We bring extensive experience and professionalism to every case and customize our support to your individual needs and concerns.  Mr. Chalk represents SSD/SSI claimants in Northern California.  He also has successfully obtained Industrial Disability Retirement on behalf of PERS eligible employees.
Charles Douglas Naylor
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Long Beach, CA Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 45 years experience
(310) 514-1200 11 Golden Shore
Suite 350
Long Beach, CA 90802
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp, Maritime and Personal Injury
Santa Clara University School of Law
The Law Offices of Charles D. Naylor are located in San Pedro, California, at the center of the Port of Los Angeles and Port of Long Beach. We provide expert legal representation for cruise ship passengers, maritime workers and offshore oil workers. Our practice areas include maritime personal injury, Jones Act and injured seamen, cruise ship accidents and injuries, commercial fishing accidents, recreational boating accidents, Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act (LWHCA), Defense Base Act (DBA), shipyard accidents, maritime trucking accidents, Death on the High Seas Act, catastrophic injury and maritime wrongful death. With more...
Nancy J. Wallace
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Lake Gregory, CA Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 29 years experience
(909) 381-2771 PO Bx 2389
Lake Gregory, CA 92325
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp
Western State College of Law at Argosy University
Nancy has more than 30 years of experience in workers comp in the Inland Empire, starting as a law clerk defending Comp Insurance Companies, watching insurance companies refuse help people seriously hurt at work. In 1994, she left defense to represent only injured workers. Nancy knows what it is to be injured and trying to work and support a family. In the Inland Empire 30 years, Nancy knows which physicians and facilities truly help injured workers (and which ones just give lip service but no help). Nancy answers questions for workers throughout...
Bradley M. Corsiglia
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San Jose, CA Workers' Compensation Attorney with 35 years experience
(408) 289-1417 96 N 3rd St
#620
San Jose, CA 95112
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp, Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury
Santa Clara University School of Law
Brad Corsiglia has been honored by both his colleagues and major national publications for his outstanding work as one of the leading medical malpractice attorneys in California and in the United States. In the year ending 2010, Mr. Corsiglia won more than $10 million for his clients, capping the year by being awarded the Santa Clara County Trial Lawyer of the Year award by his colleagues. Mr. Corsiglia’s outstanding trial work inside the courtroom has resulted in being selected as a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA). The highly prestigious organization limits its membership...
Joseph E. Richards
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(844) 562-2667 2677 N Main St
#520
Santa Ana, CA 92705
Free ConsultationSanta Ana, CA Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 8 years experience
Workers' Comp
Whittier Law School
I graduated from Whittier Law School with a concentration in Business Law. In July 2011, I took the California bar exam, and achieved a passing score on my first attempt.

In approximately May 2014, I entered solo practice in Santa Ana, again representing Applicants in Workers’ Compensation claims, from the filing of the Application for Adjudication, to resolution. My primary board is the Santa Ana WCAB, but I enjoy appearing before the Judges in Riverside, Pomona, Ontario, San Bernardino, Anaheim, Long Beach, and others in Southern California.

In summary, subsequent to law school graduation in 2011, I now spend approximately ninety-five percent...
Christopher Montes de Oca
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(877) 465-2911 355 South Grand Ave, Suite 2450
Los Angeles, CA 90071
Free ConsultationLos Angeles, CA Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 12 years experience
Workers' Comp and Personal Injury
Western State College of Law at Argosy University
Christopher was one of the youngest attorneys to be admitted to the State Bar of California. He focuses on Personal Injury legal representation. Christopher is bilingual in Spanish. Christopher is the former President of the Long Beach Barristers Bar Association. Christopher has the distinction of achieving many outstanding awards including one for his dedication to pro bono services. He believes strongly in using his legal skills for the betterment of the community. He is also one of the few attorneys who has a verdict for over ($12,000,000.00) twelve million dollars.
Alexander D Napolin
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Claremont, CA Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 7 years experience
(909) 325-6032 269 West Bonita Avenue
Claremont, CA 91711
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp and Personal Injury
Pepperdine University School of Law
Alexander D. Napolin, Esq., Personal Injury Litigation Attorneys of The Napolin Law Firm is a trial attorney practicing personal injury, auto accident, catastrophic injury, mass tort, wrongful death and multi-plaintiff tort litigation. Mr. Napolin offers a completely free legal consultations to prospective clients who are looking to retain a personal injury attorney for representation. Injury representation is generally offered on a contingency fee basis (percentage of recovery, no up front legal fees). The Napolin Law Firm represents individuals and families who reside in the communities within the Inland Empire, San Gabriel Valley, Riverside County, Orange County, San Bernardino County and...
Domingo Castillo Jr
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Riverside, CA Workers' Compensation Attorney with 19 years experience
(800) 497-9774 7130 Magnolia Ave. Ste. E
Riverside, CA 92504
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp, Domestic Violence, Employment and Personal Injury
Univ of West Los Angeles
I am the principal partner of Castillo & Associates handling workers compensation, personal injury, criminal defense and family law matters throughout our Southern California offices in Riverside, San Diego, Indio/Coachella Valley and Imperial-Calexico. I'm married and blessed with children. I enjoy spending time with my family and love to fish, travel and enjoy watching Sports, Nature & Forsenic TV channels. I began my carrier working with the Allstate Insurance Claims Auto, Property & Liability Dept in 1987 while studying at UCLA. I then began working as a workers comp adjuster for Cigna Property & Casualty. While in Law School, I...
Anie N. Akbarian
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Encino, CA Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 21 years experience
(818) 247-9322 16133 Ventura Blvd.
7th Floor
Encino, CA 91436
Workers' Comp, Divorce, Family and Personal Injury
Glendale Univ COL
The Law Offices of Anie N. Akbarian, APC was established in December of 1997 in Glendale, California. We have offices in Glendale and Encino, California.  We represent clients in Personal Injury and Family Law related matters. We understand the dynamics of the emotional hardship in personal injury cases and divorce proceedings and how they can affect our client's quality of life.  It is our job to help our clients to bring balance back to their lives and protect their legal rights and interests.  Anie N. Akbarian is an experienced, capable and dedicated litigation attorney who is committed to providing exceptional legal representation...
Haleh Shekarchian
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Beverly Hills, CA Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 26 years experience
(800) 692-9080 9440 Santa Monica Blvd.
Suite 707
Beverly Hills, CA 90210
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp and Personal Injury
Whittier Law School
Haleh Shekarchian has successfully represented thousands of clients in the areas of personal injury and work-related injuries since 1993. Haleh Shekarchian is renowned for her expertise in settling and litigating a wide range of claims, including personal injury, automobile and motorcycle accidents, products liability, wrongful death, and slip and fall, and is well respected by defense attorneys, judges, and insurance companies in Los Angeles and neighboring counties for her integrity and compassionate representation of her clients. Her clients are confident they will receive the highest level of service and maximum protection possible under the California laws.

Personal injury and work-related...
Houman Fakhimi
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Rancho Cucamonga, CA Workers' Compensation Attorney with 21 years experience
(888) 529-2188 9431 Haven Ave
#100
Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91730
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp, Civil Rights, Employment and Personal Injury
Whittier Law School
Houman Fakhimi, the founding partner of the Criminal Defense Team, has amassed deep expertise in the area of criminal defense law thanks to years of experience. He oversees all litigation carried out by the firm, and he has demonstrated mastery in a variety of relevant legal domains. He's an alumnus of the University of California, Irvine and Whittier Law School. In addition to being an active member of the State Bar of Californias Criminal Section, Mr. Fakhimi also boasts accreditations from he Association of Federal Defense Attorneys, the California Attorneys for Criminal Justice, and the California Public Defenders Association.
Isaiah Benjamin Blady Esq.
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Los Angeles, CA Workers' Compensation Attorney with 26 years experience
(323) 933-1352 5757 Wilshire Blvd
#535
Los Angeles, CA 90036
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp, Employment, Insurance Claims and Personal Injury
Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
I. Benjamin Blady is the founding partner of Blady Workforce Law Group, APC, where he heads the Los Angeles Labor and Employment law and Class Action practice. Since 1994, Mr. Blady has focused his practice on employment law and labor law, wage and hour litigation, and class action litigation.

Ben Blady has handled claims for wrongful or unlawful termination, discrimination (age, disability, gender, race, sex, sexual orientation), maternity leave, pregnancy leave, sexual harassment, failure to pay wages, unpaid wages, employee misclassification, failure to reasonably accommodate health conditions, retaliation, sick leave and whistle-blowing. Mr. Blady has successfully represented clients in individual employee,...
Athina Karamanlis Powers
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Palm Desert, CA Workers' Compensation Attorney
(760) 346-4601 44650 Village Court
Suite 200
Palm Desert, CA 92260
Workers' Comp, Divorce and Domestic Violence
Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law and Harvard Law School
Athina Powers is a California attorney and fraud examiner, and a former lawyer of the Supreme Court of Greece and the Court of Justice in Brussels. For over 30 years, she successfully represented clients in cases ranging from finances and economics to white-collar crime and fraud investigations, thanks to her expertise as a(n): Economist Former attorney of the Supreme Court of Greece and the European Court of Justice (member of the Athenian Bar Association 1987-2000) Former foreign legal consultant of New York** California attorney and member of the California State Bar ...
Matthew Ronald Eason
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Sacramento, CA Workers' Compensation Attorney with 26 years experience
(800) 391-8219 1234 H St
Suite 200
Sacramento, CA 95814
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp, Employment and Personal Injury
McGeorge School of Law Univ of the Pacific
With over 60 years of combined experience, the attorneys at Eason & Tambornini, A Law Corporation, have gained a reputation in the legal community as providing fast, aggressive, and fair representation of their clients in the following areas: workers compensation law, personal injury law and overtime law.
Richard James Meechan
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Santa Rosa, CA Workers' Compensation Attorney with 31 years experience
(707) 528-4409 703 2nd Street
Suite 200
Santa Rosa, CA 95404
Workers' Comp, Business and Employment
Empire Coll School of Law
"The Law Office of Richard J. Meechan is a Santa Rosa, California law firm with more than 30 years of experience helping injured workers. We proudly serve Sonoma, Marin, Napa, Lake, and Mendocino Counties. Our founding attorney, Richard J. Meechan, is recognized by the California Bar Association as a Certified Workers’ Compensation Specialist. He is also an active member of the California Applicants’ Attorneys Association and their Board of Governors. We also represent people who face employment & disability discrimination. At the Law Office of Richard J. Meechan, we understand the needs of workers with disabilities and...
Jeffrey Wong
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(844) 562-2667 2677 N Main St
#520
Santa Ana, CA 92705
Free ConsultationSanta Ana, CA Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 6 years experience
Workers' Comp
Whittier Law School
James Francis Sexton
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Oceanside, CA Workers' Compensation Attorney with 28 years experience
(760) 919-4394 2424 Vista Way #202
Oceanside, CA 92054
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp, Bankruptcy, Estate Planning and Personal Injury
California Western School of Law
James F. Sexton first worked as an attorney for the insurance companies he now opposes. Having worked this side of personal injury and worker’s compensation cases, James understands the goals, motivation, and tactics employed by the insurance companies and the lawyers who protect their interests. He uses that knowledge to better serve and protect his clients’ interests. As CEO of a company and owner of his own law firm, James Sexton’s success reflects the positive experiences his clients have had and continue to have at The Sexton Law Firm. His expertise is extensive and includes California bankruptcy law, California...
Adam John Krolikowski
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Laguna Hills, CA Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 19 years experience
(949) 269-1869 23441 S. Pointe Dr.
Suite 210
Laguna Hills, CA 92653
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp, Civil Rights, Employment and Personal Injury
McGeorge School of Law Univ of the Pacific
Trial lawyers with the experience and legal knowledge to win in Court. At the Krolikowski Law Firm, we put our clients first. Beginning with an initial consultation to learn the specifics of your case and better understand your needs, we will look out for your best interests. We assist Orange County, California, residents in personal injury cases, including workers compensation, slip-and-fall accidents, motor vehicle accidents and more. We also work with individuals experiencing harassment and discrimination in the workplace and civil rights matters.


Eric Maxwell Overholt
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San Diego, CA Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 12 years experience
(619) 920-3239 2635 Camino del Rio South, Suite 110
San Diego, CA 92108
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp, Consumer and Personal Injury
Thomas Jefferson School of Law
Workers' Compensation Attorney focusing on injured workers with back injuries, neck injuries and brain injuries. In addition I handle Personal Injury cases for auto accidents, slip and falls and any other personal injury. Whether injured at work or if you suffered an injury any where else, I can help.
Alexander Gerard Cozzaglio
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Van Nuys, CA Workers' Compensation Attorney with 23 years experience
(818) 257-8026 6211 Van Nuys Blvd., Suite 200
Van Nuys, CA 91401
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp, Employment and Personal Injury
Western State College of Law at Argosy University
Mr. Cozzaglio is a Certified Specialist in Workers' Compensation Law and has been practicing law since 1996. Mr. Cozzaglio has extensive experience in both defense and applicant representation. As a defense attorney, Mr Cozzaglio has agressively defended employers and insurance companies in cases of applicant fraud and over reaching, while helping to facilitate benefits to legitimately injured workers. As an applicant's attorney Mr. Cozzaglio continues to maximize benefits to legitimately injured workers and fiercely fight against employer abuse of his injured worker clients. Mr. Cozzaglio speaks, writes and reads fluently in Spanish. He prides himself on his ability to...
Tracy Darlene Neal-Lopez
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Irvine, CA Workers' Compensation Attorney with 23 years experience
(949) 272-2920 19800 MacArthur Blvd
Suite 1000
Irvine, CA 92612
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp, Employment and Personal Injury
Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
I specialize in employment litigation and handles personal injury law cases.
Ronald Mahurin
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Point Arena, CA Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 18 years experience
(707) 867-0201 42500 Eureka Hill Road
Point Arena, CA 95468
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp
William Howard Taft Univ
I am a Certified Legal specialist in California workers' compensation. I have an office in Point Arena California.
Joseph John Appel
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Walnut Creek, CA Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 39 years experience
(925) 938-2000 100 Pringle Ave
Ste. 730
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp, Personal Injury and Products Liability
UC Hastings COL
Joe Appel has specialized in personal injury cases for more than 30 years. He’s seen it, tried it, and won it, both in state and federal courts. Joe graduated from St. Mary’s College of California, Moraga, California in 1976 with a Bachelor of Arts degree. He also played basketball for the Galloping Gaels for four years. At graduation Joe received the Scholar Athlete of the Year Award. He then attended and graduated from University of California, Hastings College of the Law in 1979. Joe was admitted to the California and Federal Courts in the same year. He has been a member...
Ilyse Fern Klavir
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Lancaster, CA Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 26 years experience
(661) 339-2969 2032 W Lancaster Blvd
Lancaster, CA 93536
Workers' Comp, Bankruptcy and Personal Injury
Univ of West Los Angeles
Iyse Klavir specializes in the practice of bankruptcy law at her law firm Klavir & Associates based in Lancaster, CA in the Antelope Valley with a satellite office in Woodland Hills, CA serving the San Fernando Valley. Worker's Compensation and Personal Injury cases are also areas of consiberable practice focus and experience. Ilyse Klavir assisted nearly a thousand debtors last year through the bankruptcy process. She was recognized with the William J. Lasarow Award by the Debtor Assistance Project for her work on behalf of debtors. Ilyse Klavir has over 20 years of experience as an executive,...
James Earl Latimer
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Oakland, CA Workers' Compensation Attorney with 26 years experience
(510) 444-6555 1970 Broadway, Suite 550
Oakland, CA 94612
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp
Seattle University School of Law
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Injured on the job?

The workers' compensation system attempts to streamline the process for handling work-related injuries and illnesses, such as a loss of limb, back injury, or repetitive strain injuries, such as carpal tunnel syndrome. The system generally provides fixed remedies to employees suffering from work-related injuries without requiring the employee to prove fault, thereby minimizing the need for litigation and its associated costs. Benefits from workers' compensation insurance may include medical care, temporary disability benefits, permanent disability benefits, vocational rehabilitation, and death benefits.

The workers' compensation system is typically an alternative to filing a civil lawsuit for a personal injury claim, and in most cases, you may not pursue both avenues for compensation for an injury.

A workers' compensation lawyer can help you navigate the workers' compensation system to get the full benefits to which you are entitled. If your injury was caused by someone or something not covered by your employer's workers' compensation insurance, a workers' compensation attorney can help you file a third-party claim so that you get the compensation you deserve.

Sometimes workers' compensation attorneys also handle matters in personal injury or employment law. However, some attorneys also handle workers' compensation matters exclusively.


Cumulative injury: The career total of an employee's job-related injuries resulting in disabilities.

Third-party claim: A legal claim by an employee against a party who is not the employer and whose negligence caused injury during or in the course of employment.