Boxer & Gerson in the News

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. […]


February 14, 2018
Arnold and Sager Go to Stanford for SEIU Local 2007

  Boxer & Gerson Partners Bert Arnold and Maria Sager headed south to Stanford University last week to discuss workers’ compensation with a group of shop stewards from Local 2007 of the Service Employees International Union. The union represents university employees in food services, landscaping, maintenance, custodial services, carpentry and many other jobs.  Shop stewards […]


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 […]


September 7, 2017
Teamsters Relief Convoy Set to Roll for Houston

As many as seven Teamsters Union trucks organized by Joint Councils #7 and #42 are scheduled to roll toward Houston tomorrow, September 8, loaded with a wide variety of relief supplies desperately needed by victims of Hurricane Harvey.   Among the supplies will be those purchased at a local unionized Costco on behalf of Boxer […]


August 21, 2017
Sager Addresses UC Local’s Member Action Team

The Member Action Team (MAT), a special contingent from the University of California’s largest employee union, Local 3299 of the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME), invited Boxer & Gerson Partner Maria Sager to address a group conference for the third consecutive year last month in Los Angeles. Sager, a certified workers’ compensation […]


August 16, 2017
Boxer & Gerson Trio Presents to Teamsters in Vallejo

Boxer & Gerson, LLP Attorneys John Harrigan, Maria Sager and Eric Ritigstein teamed up last Saturday, August 12 to make an educational presentation to Teamsters Local 315 members in Vallejo. It was the second time in a month that attorneys from the firm participated in a Local 315 event, partners Dennis Popalardo and Gary Roth […]


July 17, 2017
Popalardo and Roth Talk Shop Injuries to Teamsters Local 315

Boxer & Gerson, LLP Partners Dennis Popalardo and Gary Roth paid a weekend visit to the Teamsters International Union’s Local 315 in Martinez on Saturday, July 15 to make a presentation to some 50 shop stewards and alternates. Certified Workers’ Compensation Specialist Popalardo and Roth, who practices personal injury law, emphasized the basic do’s and […]


July 14, 2017
B&G Attorneys Present on Workers’ Comp & Personal Injury to EBMUD

Boxer & Gerson Partners Michael Gerson, Gary Lee, Maria Sager and Gary Roth were joined by Associate Dikla Dolev in addressing an audience of union shop stewards at the East Bay Municipal Utility District (EBMUD) on Wednesday, July 12. The veteran attorneys were invited by Union Local 2019 staff, who were joined in the audience by members […]


July 11, 2017
B&G BBQ Team Helps Raise $10K for Childhood Leukemia

Boxer & Gerson’s All-Star Barbecue Team put together a stellar effort last weekend in the First Annual Teamsters Horsemen Motorcycle Association Chapter 7 BBQ Cook-Off. Five workers’ compensation attorneys from the firm got out to Swiss Park in Newark on a sunny Saturday to help the nonprofit recreational motorcycle group from various Teamsters Union locals around […]


May 12, 2017
B&G Attorneys Address OPEIU Local 29 Shop Stewards

Boxer & Gerson Workers’ Compensation Attorneys Dennis Popalardo, Deirdre Mochel and Justin Litvack teamed up two nights ago to make a presentation to the Stewards Council of the Office and Professional Employees International Union (OPEIU) Local 29 at the union’s offices in Oakland. Local 29 represents more than 6,000 office, technical, professional and health care employees at […]