Boxer & Gerson in the News

December 22, 2017
Dikla Dolev Secures $3.25 Million Settlement for Injured Worker

Boxer & Gerson’s Dikla Dolev secured a $3.25 million settlement last week for a man whose forklift fell off a truck while he was working in 2002. The now 64-year-old Vallejo man has suffered ever since with intractable back and neck pain and catastrophic results from a subsequent failed surgery in 2007. After the surgery, […]


December 20, 2017
Boxer & Gerson Rides With Local Teamsters Toy Drive

Boxer & Gerson Partner (and avid motorcycle rider) Bert Arnold represented the firm at the Show N’ Shine Toy Drive for the Teamsters Horsemen of Joint Council 7 West (Teamsters Motorcycle Club) last week. The firm was one of the sponsors of this annual event that brings broad smiles to kids—and to plenty of adult […]


December 13, 2017
Mayor’s Toy Drive Reception Nets Record Haul for Oakland Kids

The Oakland workers’ compensation community and many others showed up in force last week to support the city’s disadvantaged children, and the result was a record haul of toys and cash raised for the Oakland Mayor’s Toy Drive’s Ninth Annual Opening Reception. The gala event drew some 250 people to Boxer & Gerson’s downtown offices in […]


December 6, 2017
A Fitting and Fond Sendoff for Retiree Stewart Boxer

Family and friends of Stewart Boxer gathered last month to celebrate his retirement from the firm he co-founded in 1977 with his colleague and friend Michael Gerson. The event drew some 200 people from throughout the Bay Area’s legal community. Prominent among them were the 20+ attorneys now associated with the firm that Boxer helped […]


November 16, 2017
Boxer & Gerson to Host Oakland Mayor’s Toy Drive Reception for Ninth Year

The 39th Annual Oakland Mayor’s Toy Drive will return for the ninth straight year for its opening reception to the offices of Boxer & Gerson, LLP in the Rotunda Building at Frank G Ogawa Plaza on December 7. The firm began the reception in 2009 as strictly an in-house affair encouraging employees to donate to […]


November 6, 2017
B&G Firm and Attorney Trio Earn U.S. News – Best Lawyers® Honors

Boxer & Gerson, LLP has once again earned top Tier 1 rankings for Oakland law firms in two different practice areas by U.S. News – Best Lawyers® for the Eighth Edition of “Best Law Firms.” The firm earned Tier 1 recognition in the workers’ compensation area for the third consecutive year, while its product liability services […]


October 25, 2017
Kids’ Chance Awareness Week Nov. 13-17

Boxer & Gerson, LLP is pleased to help spread the word about Kids’ Chance Awareness Week, taking place this year from November 13-17. Kids’ Chance is a national nonprofit organization dedicated to providing need-based college scholarships to the children of workers who have been injured or killed on the job.   Founded in Georgia in […]


October 17, 2017
Sager Presents to Hispanic Chamber; Assumes Vice Chair for State Bar Committee

  Boxer & Gerson Partner Maria Sager recently sat on a featured panel at the California Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Convention held in Rohnert Park. The two-day late August conference, entitled “Building Bridges to a Stronger Tomorrow,” attracted some 300 employers from around the state and beyond, and was held at the DoubleTree Hilton Wine County Hotel.    Sager’s panel discussion, “California Employer’s Guide […]


September 29, 2017
Jerez Named Chapter President of CAAA East Bay

Boxer & Gerson Associate Attorney Jenny Jerez recently assumed the presidency of the California Applicants’ Attorneys Association (CAAA) East Bay Chapter after having served as the organization’s vice-president over the past year. The statewide organization, founded in 1966, engages in legal, policy and educational advocacy activities in the workers’ compensation field from its headquarters near the State Capitol in […]


September 22, 2017
Boxer & Gerson Joins Labor Rights Week Festivities At SF Mexican Consulate

Bilingual Workers’ Compensation Specialist Maria Sager had a busy week representing Boxer & Gerson, LLP during recent Labor Rights Week festivities sponsored by the Mexican Consulate in San Francisco.   The national observance, coordinated by the United States Department of Labor, included local events mixing education and celebration at the Mexican, Guatemalan and El Salvadoran consulates and other venues in San Francisco, […]