6063 East Grant Road
Tucson, Arizona 85712
We Regularly Provide Advice and Handle Disputes Relating to:
We review and investigate new injury claims to determine whether they are factually and legally sound. We perform effective discovery and hearing preparation with an eye toward settlement options when appropriate.
We evaluate and litigate all of the issues surrounding termination of active medical treatment for injured workers. We work with necessary parties towards determination and legal classification of permanent impairments.
We evaluate injured workers’ petitions to reopen and defend our clients before the Industrial Commission Hearing Division against such petitions.
From initial investigation and drafting of position papers to litigation before the Industrial Commission, we handle every aspect of determination of permanent impairment benefits. We identify and retain appropriate medical and vocational experts. We vigorously represent our clients in litigation and appellate work regarding scheduled injuries and loss of earning capacity entitlement.
We work with medical and vocational experts to determine whether changes in compensation benefits are legally required. We will initiate and pursue rearrangements on behalf of our clients or defend against petitions to rearrange from opposing parties.
We are equipped and prepared to provide a prompt and persuasive response to requests for investigations and then to litigate those issues when necessary.
We defend uninsured employers before the Industrial Commission in all aspects of workers’ compensation law.
We can negotiate full and final settlements and guide our clients through the process of evaluating future medical costs and Medicare “Set Asides.” We draft full and final settlement agreements and represent our clients before the Industrial Commission in obtaining settlement approval.
We have the ability and experience to represent our clients before the Court of Appeals and the Arizona Supreme Court in workers’ compensation matters.
We can protect workers’ compensation liens and credits during litigation and settlement of third-party claims.