Boxer & Gerson in the News

February 12, 2019
Welcoming New WCAB Commissioner Craig Snellings

A contingent of 10 Boxer & Gerson attorneys paid their respects last week to newly appointed Workers’ Compensation Appeals Board Commissioner Craig Snellings at a reception held in his honor in downtown Oakland. Snellings was appointed to the statewide board in early January by outgoing Governor Jerry Brown and was quickly confirmed by the State […]


February 5, 2019
Arnold and Speers Present At CAAA Winter Convention

Boxer & Gerson attorneys Bert Arnold and Tiffany Speers sat on separate expert panels over the four-day Winter Convention of the California Applicants Attorneys Association (CAAA) held from January 24-27 at the Sheraton Hotel in San Diego. The event attracted some 1,000 workers’ compensation attorneys from around the state who were pursuing continuing education hours […]


January 24, 2019
Sager Presents on Statewide Ethics Panel

The subject of professional ethics never goes off the radar in the legal profession, so much so that members of the California State Bar are required to take four hours of continuing education in the subject every three years, along with an additional hour each on the subjects of substance abuse and the recognition of […]


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 […]


October 15, 2018
Sager Joins Workers’ Comp Statewide Panels

Certified Worker’s Compensation Specialist and Boxer & Gerson Partner Maria Sager has kept a steady pace of appearances around the state in recent years, addressing audiences sometimes comprised of fellow attorneys learning about the workers’ comp system and other times filled with union members there to learn about their rights in case of on-the-job injuries. […]


October 9, 2018
Mochel and Speers Present to Stanford Nurses Union

Boxer & Gerson Associate Attorneys Deirdre Mochel and Tiffany Speers teamed up last week to make a presentation on California workers’ compensation procedures, rights and benefits to a group of some 200 people at the annual convention of the Committee for Recognition of Nursing Achievement (CRONA). The event was held at the Fremont Hills Country Club in Los […]


August 22, 2018
B & G Attorney Trio Presents At UC Workers Annual Conference

  A trio of Boxer & Gerson attorneys took a short trek to the Oakland Airport Hilton earlier this month to make a two-hour presentation on workers’ compensation to Local 3299 of the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME). Local 3299 is the University of California’s largest employee union, representing more than 24,000 workers […]


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 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 27, 2018
Arjuna Farnsworth Presents At Workers’ Comp Seminars

Boxer & Gerson Workers’ Compensation Attorney Arjuna Farnsworth made two stops in the greater Sacramento area this spring, continuing his longtime service of educating physicians, attorneys and other industry professionals in the legal details of workers’ comp. Farnsworth journeyed to Sacramento on March 16 to make a presentation at an annual  event entitled “Current Issues in Workers’ Compensation.” The […]