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As president at Canlas Law Group, APLC, workers’ compensation attorney Christopher J. Canlas provides legal counsel to residents throughout the Los Angeles area. Attorney Canlas handles a variety of civil litigation matters including assisting injured workers, SSDI applicants, and employment and immigration law. He currently holds a 7.7 Very Good rating on Attorney Canlas received his Juris Doctor from the University Miami School of Law. Mr. Canlas is fluent in several different languages, including Spanish and Tagalog. 


Languages spoken: English, Tagalog, Spanish

Practice areas


  1. Workers Compensation: 50%
  2. Personal Injury: 25%
  3. Employment & Labor: 15%
  4. Class Action: 10%



Contingent (15-40%), Free consultation (30 minutes)

Attorney endorsements

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  • Lowell Hale Steiger

    I endorse this lawyer. When representing injured workers, Christopher Canlas thinks outside the box zealously seeking all avenues of recovery and compensation for his clients. He is a credit to the legal community.


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Contact info

Canlas Law Group, APLC

615 W Beverly Blvd
Montebello, CA, 90640


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Award nameGrantorDate granted
Excellence in Education AwardCALI2006
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PresidentCanlas Law Group, APLC2006 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Consumer Attorneys Association of Los AngelesN/AN/A
Consumer Attorneys of CaliforniaN/AN/A
California Applicants' Attorneys AssociationN/AN/A
California Employment Lawyers AssociationN/AN/A
Los Angeles County Bar AssociationN/AN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Miami School of LawN/AJuris Doctorate2006
University of California - Los AngelesPolitical Science/BusinessBachelor of Arts2001