Announcement: Certified Workers’ Compensation Specialist

Workers Comp Specialist Lawyer

Workers Comp Specialist Lawyer

Attorney Nikki Jacobson is a Certified Specialist in Workers’ Compensation Law by The State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization.  Why is that important?  The more complicated your case, the more important it is to consult a certified specialist.

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What does it mean when an attorney is a Workers’ Compensation Specialist?  Workers Comp Specialist Lawyer

A Certified Specialist is more than just an attorney who specializes in a particular area of law.   The State Bar of California’s Board of Legal Specialization certifies specialists in several areas of law, including Workers’ Compensation.  A California attorney who is certified by the State Bar as a Workers’ Compensation Law specialist must have:

  • Taken and passed a written examination in Workers’ Compensation Law;
  • Demonstrated a high level of experience in Workers’ Compensation Law;
  • Fulfilled ongoing education requirements;
  • Been favorably evaluated by other attorneys and judges familiar with her or his work.

Why does the California State Bar certify legal specialists? Workers Comp Specialist Lawyer

  • To help the public identify attorneys who have demonstrated proficiency in specialized fields of law;
  • To encourage the maintenance and improvement of attorney competence in specialized fields of law.
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What can a Workers’ Compensation Specialist Certified by The State Bar of California’s Board of Legal Specialization do for you?  Workers Comp Specialist Lawyer

Workers’ Compensation is a very complicated system and your legal representation is important.   A Workers’ Compensation Specialist Certified by The State Bar of California’s Board of Legal Specialization can:

  • Explain rights, benefits and obligations under the law;
  • Coordinate and advocate for proper medical care for the injured worker;
  • Choose qualified doctors to evaluate the injured worker’s medical condition;
  • Assist in returning the injured worker to work or with vocational rehabilitation;
  • Advise what defenses may be available;
  • Provide quality representation before the WCAB backed by experience, tested knowledge and reputation in the legal community;
  • Review a case for additional rights.

Nikki Mehrpoo Jacobson
Attorney at Law
Certified Specialist Workers’ Compensation Law
The State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization

Workers Comp Specialist Lawyer