Boxer & Gerson in the News

October 23, 2018
B&G Quartet Attends Women Lawyers Dinner

A quartet of lawyers from Boxer & Gerson enjoyed the short hop over to Jack London Square earlier this month to attend the Women Lawyers of Alameda County (WLAC) 2018 Judges’ Dinner at Scott’s Seafood. Tiffany Speers, Maria Sager, Deirdre Mochel and Dikla Dolev (left to right above) are all part of the firm’s Workers’ Compensation Practice Group. […]


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. […]


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 […]


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 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 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 […]


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 […]


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 […]


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 […]