Boxer & Gerson in the News

June 18, 2018
R.I.P., Lou Marchetti

Boxer & Gerson recently lost a dear friend, about whom we would like to say a few words.  Lou Marchetti was a longtime member of Teamsters Local 70, as was his father before him. He was a union man, through and through.  Lou passed away on May 27. His loss has reverberated throughout the Bay […]


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 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 […]


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 22, 2018
Litvack and Mochel Present on Workers’ Comp Rights At OPEIU Local 29

Boxer & Gerson attorneys Justin Litvack and Deirdre Mochel teamed up to provide an overview of the workers’ compensation system to a group of shop stewards and business agents for the Office and Professional Employees International Union (OPEIU) Local 29 on March 14. The group gathered from around the Bay Area at a Local 29 union hall in Oakland. The […]


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 […]