Boxer & Gerson in the News

November 7, 2018
Gerson and Harrigan Reap “Best Lawyers” Recognition

Boxer & Gerson Partners Michael Gerson and John Harrigan were recently named to the coveted “Best Lawyers” list for Northern California in the specialty area of workers’ compensation by the Wall Street Journal, with Gerson winning additional accolades as “Lawyer of the Year” in his specialty and geographic area. “Best Lawyers” produces a stand-alone publication honoring its award recipients around the […]


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 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 […]


December 8, 2016
Justin Litvack Presents At State Bar—Then Joins An Executive Committee

Boxer & Gerson, LLP’s Justin Litvack recently celebrated a couple of banner days with the California State Bar, where he has been a member since 2005. On September 30, he made a presentation to the bar’s annual meeting in San Diego, where he spoke on the subject of, “Mastering the MSC” (mandatory settlement conference). His […]


November 17, 2016
Senator Barbara Boxer Honored At Union Labor Party Event

Some 500 people turned out to honor retiring U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer on November 10 at a special banquet at the Mark Hopkins Hotel in San Francisco. The event was sponsored by the Bay Area Union Labor Party, a political action committee and forum for the cause of working people and unions. The party is […]


November 3, 2016
Boxer & Gerson Recognized Again As U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms”

In a repeat of its performance ratings last year from the prestigious U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” rankings, Boxer & Gerson, LLP has again been named a Tier 1 “Best Law Firm” for the metropolitan Oakland area in two of its specialty practice areas: workers’ compensation and personal injury. The awards are based on […]


September 30, 2016
Michael Gerson Honored With Lifetime Achievement Award by California State Bar

Michael Gerson, co-founder of Boxer & Gerson, LLP, will be honored tonight by the California State Bar with a “lifetime achievement” award at its 89th Annual Meeting in San Diego. The festivities will take place on the conference’s second of four nights at the Marriott Marquis & Marina Hotel. Gerson will be one of six legal professionals […]