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Practice areas:

Workers Compensation, Personal Injury, Litigation

About Me

RICHARD M. LADEN has been providing high quality, personalized legal represenation to individuals and businesses for more than thirty years in a variety of cases including:


REPRESENTING THE INJURED PERSON:


*Numerous seven figure court awards and settlements including:


*Attorney for Plaintiff in Montes v Gibbens (71 Cal.App. 4th 982) that clarified Proposition 213 to allow his client to recover $70,000.00 even though he was driving a car without insurance.  


*Attorney for Applicant in catastrophic injury worker's compensation case settled for      $2,700,000.00 including lifetime payments to the client and his wife and college funds for his children. Sidiqi v S&J Ranch


*Attorney for Applicant in worker's compensation case proving at trial that her Multiple Sclerosis was aggravated by her work injuries resulting in settlement of $1,700,000.00. Bennett v PNB Int'l


REPRESENTING THE EMPLOYER


*Attorney defending Uninsured Employers in workers' compensation trials resulting in numerous "Take Nothing" Findings or Dismissals including:


     -Nazari v Parking International, Inc.       -Galaz v Ram's Liquor & Deli


     -Hernandez v Streicher                 -McDonough v Research & Treatment Institute


    


 


 


 


 

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Languages Spoken: English, Spanish

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1978

  1. Workers Compensation: 60%
    37 years, 2 thousand cases
  2. Personal Injury: 25%
    37 years, 300 cases
  3. Litigation: 15%
    37 years, 200 cases

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($350-400/hour), Contingent (30-40%), Retainer (Always), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

1 total 

  • Brett A. Borah

    Although I have never met Mr. Laden, I have been following his posts on Avvo for some time now. His answers are always concise and give good direction. He clearly knows his craft. I recommend this lawyer.

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    Brett Borah Workers Compensation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Po Box 25911
Los Angeles, CA, 90025

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive197805/20/2015

Professional Misconduct

This lawyer was disciplined by a state licensing authority.

  1. Discipline with actual suspension
    issued in CA, 2004

    updated

    This sanction means the attorney lost his or her license to practice law for a period of time. The attorney typically returns to practicing law when the suspension expires.

  2. Discipline, probation, with no actual suspension
    issued in CA, 2000

    updated

    This sanction means the attorney had a suspension placed on hold (and ultimately removed) by complying with certain requirements.

  3. Discipline with actual suspension
    issued in CA, 1998

    updated

    This sanction means the attorney lost his or her license to practice law for a period of time. The attorney typically returns to practicing law when the suspension expires.

  4. Discipline with actual suspension
    issued in CA, 1994

    updated

    This sanction means the attorney lost his or her license to practice law for a period of time. The attorney typically returns to practicing law when the suspension expires.

  5. Private reproval, public disclosure
    issued in CA, 1992

    updated

    Private reproval, public disclosure means the attorney did something wrong but may still practice law. The Bar warns the lawyer in hopes that he or she will not repeat the behavior.

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Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
San Fernando Valley College of LawN/AlawN/A
Univ of VermontN/AundergraduateN/A