Boxer & Gerson in the News

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. […]


March 14, 2018
Sager Joins Free “Workers’ Comp 101” Panel in Oakland

Boxer & Gerson Partner Maria Sager will join an expert four-person panel in Oakland on Friday, April 6 for a free presentation entitled “Workers’ Comp 101.” The two-hour panel discussion is sponsored by the Community Outreach Subcommittee of the California Lawyers Association. It will be followed by a half-hour Q & A, with the overall goal of sending […]


January 31, 2018
Popalardo Named President-Elect of Kids’ Chance California

Boxer & Gerson Partner Dennis Popalardo Jr.  was recently named President-Elect of Kids’ Chance California by vote of its board of directors. He will serve in the position for two years before assuming the presidency in 2020. Kids’ Chance is a national nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization that provides need-based college scholarships to the children of workers who have been seriously injured […]


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 […]


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 […]