Boxer & Gerson in the News

August 14, 2018
Boxer & Gerson Takes Union Friends Out to the Ballgame

Boxer & Gerson helped the resurgent Oakland A’s add to their home attendance on August 4 as the firm put a new twist on its traditional “Union Night At the Ballpark” by making it a family-friendly event. The pleasant summer afternoon-turned-to-evening featured a pregame tailgate party that accommodated some 125 people of all ages in […]


July 30, 2018
Alameda Firefighters Pancake Breakfast Benefits Burn Foundation

Even as a number of their firefighters were deployed to distant locations around California where an onslaught of summer fires has been keeping the state on edge, the Alameda Fire Department carved out time to conduct its Annual Pancake Breakfast yesterday, July 29, as a charity fundraiser for the Alisa Ann Ruch Burn Foundation. Boxer & Gerson attorneys […]


July 19, 2018
Sager Addresses Prelaw Boot Campers From Diversity Legal Pipeline

Boxer & Gerson Partner Maria Sager took part in a two-person attorney panel last week with Jose Padilla, the executive director of California Rural Legal Assistance, as the veteran lawyers addressed a prelaw boot camp organized by Centro Legal de la Raza’s Diversity Legal Pipeline (DLP). The program was held at the Alameda County Law Library […]


July 13, 2018
B&G BBQ Chefs Return to Teamsters Horsemen Cook-off

After a successful venture honing its barbecue skills in the inaugural Teamsters Horsemen Chapter 7 West BBQ Cook-off, Bike & Car Show last summer, Boxer & Gerson’s vaunted Barbecue Team will return to the scene at Swiss Park in Newark next month. The firm will again serve as a sponsor and participate directly in the […]


June 8, 2018
One of Boxer & Gerson’s Own Bound for Central America

Twenty-two year-old Jasmine Orozco is scheduled to head to Panama this summer as part of a volunteer medical corps sent by Global Medical Brigades, an international nonprofit dedicated to promoting the economic and health needs of remote, rural communities in four nations: Nicaragua, Honduras, Panama, and Ghana. Orozco, the daughter of Carolina Garcia, a 13-year veteran secretary at Boxer & […]


May 24, 2018
Sager and Farnsworth Address Marin Community Groups

  Boxer & Gerson attorneys Maria Sager and Arjuna Farnsworth traveled north to Marin County on May 18 to discuss workers’ compensation law with a group from Legal Aid of Marin and the Canal Community Alliance. The visit served to help educate staff members and others involved with the two community groups so they can in turn better inform clients who come to them […]


May 14, 2018
Law School Beckons for Former YLA Summer Intern Lilian Lopez

Lilian Lopez, a 2014 summer legal intern for Boxer & Gerson under the auspices of Centro Legal de la Raza’s Youth Law Academy (YLA), is headed to law school next fall at the University of California, Davis. This notable achievement is further enhanced by her status as the first graduate of the YLA program ever to […]


May 10, 2018
Bert Arnold Presents At CLA Seminars

Boxer & Gerson Partner Bert Arnold shared from one of his specialty areas—Medical Provider Networks—in recent months as he sat on seminar panels for two programs under the auspices of the California Lawyers Association (CLA). The statewide organization of attorneys was formed at the beginning of 2018 from the various Sections of the State Bar combined with the California […]


April 9, 2018
Sager Joins Centro Legal de la Raza Youth Law Academy Advisory Board

Boxer & Gerson Partner and Workers’ Compensation Specialist Maria Sager has joined the Advisory Board of Centro Legal de la Raza’s Youth Law Academy (YLA), a program whose mission is to inspire high school students from underserved populations to pursue the study of law. Sager served on Oakland-based Centro Legal’s Board of Directors for the past seven […]


March 30, 2018
B&G Sponsors Alameda Charity Crab Feed

  Attorneys Justin Litvack, Hillary Nakano and Eric Ritigstein represented Boxer & Gerson last weekend as the firm sponsored a high-spirited charity crab feed organized by Alameda Firefighters IAFF Local 689 and the Alameda Education Association. The fifth annual affair benefitting the Alameda Point Collaborative and Alameda Family Services drew hundreds of civic-minded attendees to the Albert H. […]