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Shepard Alan Jacobson

Workers compensation Attorney at Los Angeles, CA

4.9   27 reviews
  • Licensed for 30 years
    State CA
    Acquired 1993
    Status
    Active No misconduct found

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About Shepard

Learn Shepard’s areas of practice.

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Practice area
  1. Workers compensation
    100%
    Experienced Los Angeles Work Injury Lawyer - Certified Workers’ Compensation Specialist by the State Bar of Claifornia Board of Legal Specialization

    31 years

Experienced Los Angeles Workers' Compensation Lawyer Dedicated to Representing Injured Workers

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Location

The Jacobson Law Firm, The Work Injury Lawyers
10401 Venice Boulevard
Suite 204
Los Angeles, CA, 90034

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Reviews

4.9 / 5.0
  27 customer reviews
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Posted by George Crew | November 17, 2019
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Former very satisfied client
Shep is an excellent lawyer, he got me a rather large settlement for a workers comp case. Since I’ve referred 2 other friends, both came satisfied with Shep as their lawyer.
Posted by Nicole | November 11, 2018
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| Hired Attorney
#1 Work Accident Attorney
Shepard Jacobson is the BEST work accident lawyer! I have known Mr. Jacobson and his wife over 20 years and have used their legal services. I can try recommend them to anyone who has been injured and needs someone to fight for them.
Posted by anonymous | October 27, 2018
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Thankul for Attorney Jacobson
Thank you for everything!! You are the best. I am lucky to have had you as my attorney.
Posted by anonymous | June 23, 2018
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| Hired Attorney
GREAT ATTORNEY!
Shep got me a great settlement and i am really happy. The process took a long time but he was helpful.
Posted by Babak | January 14, 2013
Great attorney
I highly recommend without any reservation
Posted by Java | January 14, 2013
Professional and timely
Shepard is very easy to work with. I needed some documents reviewed he was able to review and revise to address my needs in less than 24 hours.
Posted by Pez | January 14, 2013
Great and honest lawyer
I've known Mr. Jacobson for a long time and he has always provided sage legal advice.
Posted by Carolyn | January 14, 2013
Not just an attorney but a friend
Mr. Jacobson made a possibly stressful experience pleasant and even educational. He explained every step clearly and concisely and answered all my questions. I would definitely recommend him to anyone dealing with a work comp case.
Posted by Ganji | January 14, 2013
Jacobson
Mr Jacobson is a great lawyer. He is extremely trustworthy and honest. He is a man of his word!
Posted by anonymous | January 14, 2013
Couldn't be more satisfied
Mr. Jacobson is an extremely professional attorney who I genuinely felt was always acting in my own best interest. He really knows workers' compensation---it's obvious that he has years of experience in the field and it shows.
Posted by William | January 14, 2013
Saved me thousands!! I did not have to pay an employee for a made up claim!!!
Great lawyer. Saved me thousands!! I did not have to pay an employee for a made up claim!!! Thank you.
Posted by Marina | November 16, 2012
Awesome Lawyer!
Mr. Shepard was an amazing lawyer. He was easy to talk to, always kept me updated on what was going on, and helped me win a case in a matter of minutes. Thank you very much Mr. Shepard!!!
Posted by Olga | September 11, 2012
AWESOME LAWYER!
Mr. Shepard Jacobson’s is a very good attorney and did a fantastic job on my Workers Compensation case. Anytime I called he made time to speak with me about my case. The results of my case were truly miraculous: THANK YOU VERY MUCH!!!
Posted by Harrison | May 11, 2012
Thank you for your help!
I am grateful to Mr. Shepard for handling my case so well and for being a great source of moral support during my tough times. I would definitely recommend Mr. Shepard as one of the best and most professional lawyers to handle your case
Posted by Vladimir | May 9, 2012
Very knowledgeable and friendly Attorney
I was very impressed with the staff. Mr. Shepard is trustworthy and knowledgeable in many aspects of the law I would recommend him to all my friends and family
Posted by Tamara | May 6, 2012
Great attorney, friendly teamwork!
He handled my case of extended parenting time with a very high level of competence such that he was able to win the case. He is a very professional,experienced, and respectable lawyer who will give you peace of mind with his words of wisdom
Posted by Samantha | May 3, 2012
AWESOME LAWYER!
Mr. Shepard was an amazing lawyer, He was easy to talk to, always kept me updated on what was going on, and helped me win a case. He was the first lawyer I had ever used and i would definitely recommend him to anyone in need of one
Posted by Angeles | May 1, 2012
Serious Business Requires a Serious Attorney
He was a great guy and he did somthing great for me. I would and have recommended him to others
Posted by Martin | April 24, 2012
If you need real help, this is the place to go!!!
Mr. Shepard handled my case with care and was very attentive. i would recommend everyone believe me.
Posted by Maximilian | April 23, 2012
Very Good Man and professional for the case
I was injured on my job. I thought the office was very service oriented as I was always kept informed as to the status of my case and all of my phone calls were timely responded to. THANK YOU VERY MUCH.
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Cost

Rates
  • Free Consultation 30 minutes
  • Contingency 12%-18%

Resume

AVVO RATING 10.0 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Attorney at Law
  • The Jacobson Law Firm
  • 2018 - Present
  • Adjunct Professor of Law
  • West Los Angeles College
  • 2008 - Present
  • Managing Attorney - CA Office
  • Donna Law Firm, PC
  • 2016 - 2018
  • Senior Associate
  • Pearlman, Borska & Wax
  • 2012 - 2015
  • Instructor
  • Univeristy of California, Los Angeles
  • 2005 - 2007
  • Legal Consultant
  • Jacobson & Han LLP
  • 2000 - 2011
  • Senior Associate
  • The Jacobson Law Group
  • 1993 - 2012
  • Law Clerk
  • Law Office of Warren S. Jacobson
  • 1989 - 1993
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Education

  • Loyola Law School
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1993
  • Cornell Univ
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1989

Sample of Legal Cases

  • Representing Injured Workers In All Aspects of Workers' Compensation

Associations

  • State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization
  • Certified Legal Specialist in Workers’ Compensation
  • 2018 - Present
  • Iranian American Lawyers Association
  • Member
  • 2010 - Present
  • Culver Marina Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2009 - Present
  • California Workers' Compensation Defense Attorney's Association
  • Member
  • 2012 - 2017
  • California Applicants' Attorneys Association
  • Member
  • 2000 - 2012
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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Farsi
  • Persian
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Honors and Awards

  • Avvo Rated
  • Avvo
  • 2019
  • Avvo Rated
  • Avvo
  • 2018
  • America's Most Honored Professionals 2018
  • American Registry
  • 2018
  • Certified Legal Specialist in Workers’ Compensation
  • State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization
  • 2018
  • Avvo Rated
  • Avvo
  • 2017
  • Avvo Rated
  • Avvo
  • 2016
  • Avvo Rated
  • Avvo
  • 2015
  • Avvo Rated
  • Avvo
  • 2014
  • Avvo Rated
  • Avvo
  • 2013
  • Avvo Rated
  • Avvo
  • 2012
  • Avvo Rated
  • Avvo
  • 2011
  • Avvo Rated
  • Avvo
  • 2010
  • Avvo Rated
  • Avvo
  • 2009
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Publications

  • Employer Guides on Workers' Compensation
  • Employer Guides on Workers' Compensation
  • 2013

Speaking Engagements

  • Los Angeles Paralegal Association
  • California Workers’ Compensation Law
  • 2016
  • Iranian American Lawyers Association
  • Know Your Rights: California Workers’ Compensation
  • 2012
  • Employee Seminar
  • Injured Workers - How A Workers' Compensation Lawyer Can Help You
  • 2011
  • Church Seminar
  • Immigration 101
  • 2011
  • UCLA
  • Workers’ Compensation: A Comprehensive and Practical Approach
  • 2007
  • UCLA
  • Workers’ Compensation: A Comprehensive and Practical Approach
  • 2006
  • UCLA
  • Workers’ Compensation: A Comprehensive and Practical Approach
  • 2005
  • Workers Compensation Seminars
  • How To Help Injured Workers
  • N/A
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Attorney endorsements

Received (19)
Given (9)
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Administrative law Attorney | Oct 14
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Shepard Jacobson is an experienced attorney whose participation and comments in Avvo show his commitment to serving clients as well as his level of experience. He is an excellent attorney that I recommend wholeheartedly."
Workers compensation Attorney | Aug 06
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer's fine work and expertise."
Workers compensation Attorney | Jun 10
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. He is a a very caring and hard-working attorney."
Workers compensation Attorney | Jan 16
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. A professional and a gentleman."
Workers compensation Attorney | Jan 14
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Workers compensation Attorney | Jan 14
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Shep is an ethical and knowledgeable attorney who excels in Workmen's Comp. When I have a question, he is my go-to person in this field. You can trust his opinion!"
Workers compensation Attorney | Jan 14
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I strongly endorse Shepard Jacobson. Workers comp is a legal area with a relatively small number of true stand-out professionals - Shep is one. Knowledgeable, experienced, and resolute. A fine practitioner, and true gentleman."
Workers compensation Attorney | Jan 14
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Shep is a good man and a hard working all solid lawyer as well. I endorse him enthusiastically."
Workers compensation Attorney | Jan 14
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I enthusiastically endorse this lawyer. I recommend him to all my clients who have workers' compensation issues."
Workers compensation Attorney | Jan 14
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer for sure. He is one of the best workers comp. lawyer in town. His work ethics and court tactics are phenomenal. He is just great."
Workers compensation Attorney | Jul 19
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. Shepard is a knowledgeable and experienced lawyer. When you have workers compensation issues, he has all of the answers."
Workers compensation Attorney | Jul 18
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. Shepard is the source to go for workers compensation matters."
Workers compensation Attorney | Jul 18
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. Shepard is a professional, friendly, and experienced lawyer. He also handles Immigration matters competently."
Unknown Attorney | Jul 18
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Shep is a very skilled attorney, hard working, honest, and a great guy. He is a true credit to the profession."
Workers compensation Attorney | Oct 19
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Shep is an excellent attorney who provides aggressive yet professional legal representation for those most in need. I highly recommend his services."
Workers compensation Attorney | Jul 24
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer's work."
Workers compensation Attorney | May 18
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Shepard is not only a great guy but also very knowledgeable about workers compensation. He is my go to guy whenever I have a question about it."
Workers compensation Attorney | May 12
Relationship: Friend
"I highly endorse Shepard Jacobson. He is an honorable and passionate advocate for his clients who is also very personable and caring. Anyone who is unfortunate enough to have suffered a work-related injury is lucky to have Mr. Jacobson represent him or her."
Workers compensation Attorney | May 09
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I endorse this lawyer's work. Shep is a dedicated and trustworthy lawyer. Injured workers are really protected by him!!"
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