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Michael Douglas Goforth

Michael Douglas Goforth

Practice areas:

Workers Compensation Law

About Me


Legal Topic



Personal Injury and Workers' compensation





Preferred New Clients



Serious industrial injury claims. We take pride in maximizing economic recoveries for clients who have suffered catastrophic injuries including amputation, traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injuries and death. Our clients' claims often include civil court law suits against third parties, such as a responsible sub-contractor or an uninsured employer.





Sub-Categories



Personal Injury

  • Wrongful Death

  • Motorcycle Accidents

  • Truck Accidents

  • Construction 


Car/Auto Accidents

  • Whiplash

  • Felony Auto Accident


Serious/Catastrophic Injuries

  • Amputation

  • Burn Injury

  • Head/Brain Injury

  • Paralysis



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Languages Spoken: Spanish

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1979

  1. Workers Compensation Law: 100%
    36 years

Payment

Fees:

Contingent (13-15%)

Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

  • Brent James Pfeiffer

    I endorse this lawyer.

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    Brent Pfeiffer Workers Compensation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Hovanes Margarian

    I endorse this lawyer.

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    Hovanes Margarian Consumer Protection Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Law Offices Of Goforth & Lucas

2300 Clayton Road Suite 1460
Concord, CA, 94520-2152

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive197905/20/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Judicial letter of appreciationSuperior Court Mentor Program-Mediation2012

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerGoforth & Lucas Law Partnership1981 - Present

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Contra Costa County Bar AssociationMember1981 - Present
State Bar of CaliforniaMember1979 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Taylor v. Doe Scaffold, Doe Refinery$1,500,000.00 Settlement
Fidelio Auto Group v. Razavi Automotive GroupOur client receives $500,000.00 cash settlement
Hire v. CSAAClient recovers $600,000.00

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
ArticlesBaseWorkers' Compensation Claims Recovery2009

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Steven Rosenberg Mediation TrainingMediationN/A2009
Western State University at San Diego,LawJD - Juris Doctor1978
University of California - BerkeleyPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1973

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Mediation and AdvocacyMediation2009