Steven J. Alves worked as a workers' compensation claims adjuster for nearly a... more
Steven J. Alves worked as a workers' compensation claims adjuster for nearly a decade before earning his license to practice law in California. The bulk of his professional experience has been related to workers' compensation defense and related matters (132a discrimination and serious & willful misconduct); however, he is also experienced in the areas of contracts, employment, and landlord t... view profile
Jessica Collins is an associate with The Jacobson Law Firm, APC. She joined the firm... more
Jessica Collins is an associate with The Jacobson Law Firm, APC. She joined the firm in April 2014 and practices in the area of workers’ compensation. Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Collins worked with the Family Justice Center, serving as an attorney to a domestic violence clinic. In this position, Ms. Collins worked closely with victims of domestic violence, assisted them in obtaining temp... view profile
If you are an employee who has been injured or disabled on the job, you may require the services of a workers' compensation lawyer. Usually administered at the state level, workers' compensation can include weekly wage payments, money for financial losses due to the injury, and paid medical expenses. If an employee is killed on the job, then his family can receive the workers' compensation. Workers' compensation lawyers interpret workers' compensation laws and can help if you have a job-related injury.