Boxer & Gerson in the News

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 […]


September 27, 2018
Boxer & Gerson Hosts EBLRLA Mixer

Boxer & Gerson’s office in the stately Rotunda Building at Frank H Ogawa Plaza welcomed some 50 members of the East Bay La Raza Lawyers Association (EBLRLA) at an annual mixer on September 6. The event brought together attorneys, judges and law students in the EBLRLA community for after-hours networking  and social interaction in the firm’s […]


September 20, 2018
UC Berkeley Student Harvests Fruits of Summer Internship

Employing a student intern from the Youth Law Academy (YLA) program at Oakland-based advocacy organization Centro Legal de la Raza has become a summertime tradition for Boxer & Gerson. The firm’s eighth consecutive year of participating in the program saw them play host to Oakland native Cecilia Almaraz, who shortly after completing her internship under […]


September 3, 2018
The Faces of Local Labor

On this Labor Day 2018, with the majority of the country enjoying a day of leisure and fellowship with family and friends, it is good to remember that this day, along with most other paid holidays on the American working calendar, is possible only due to the heroic efforts and sacrifices made by union members of the […]


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 […]


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 […]


August 2, 2018
Sager’s KIQI Interview Highlights Labor Rights Week & YLA Intern

  Boxer & Gerson Partner Maria Sager’s monthly radio show on Spanish language station KIQI had two extra guests last week. The show, hosted by KIQI’s Michelle White, generally features a Q&A portion with Sager that covers some aspect of the workers’ compensation world and often includes an additional guest drawn from the legal or human […]


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 […]