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My Law Practice is exclusively Workers' Compensation Defense of Employers, and I now concentrate on Defending Employers without Insurance.  I will accept Uninsured Employers/LC 132a Discrimination matters on either Hourly or Fixed Fee basis, depending on the Client's preference.

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Workers Compensation: 100%
    25 years

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($300-500/hour), Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (sometimes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

Law Offices of George E. Corson IV

(Mailing Address)
PO Box 549
Orange, CA, 92856-6549

Law Offices Of George E. Corson IV

(Physical Address)
2230 W. Chapman Ave.
Orange, CA, 92868

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive199108/24/2016

Professional misconduct

This lawyer was disciplined by a state licensing authority.

  1. Discipline with Actual Suspension
    issued in CA, 2014

    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.

    George’s comment: “Co-Counsel wanted a 35% Fee from the WCAB. I told her that only 15% would be awarded, but she did not believe me. I changed the 35% Fee to 15% (after notice) to get the document approved, which was ultimately awarded. The Civil Attorney received the entire awarded 15% fee, but made the State Bar Complaint. I was found to have altered the document without her permission. All WC witnesses confirmed that a 35% fee was impossible, and I received no benefit.”

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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top ContributorAVVO2014
Top ContributorAVVO2013
#1 on Workers' Compensation Leader BoardAVVO2013
Approved DWC ArbitratorDepartment of Industrial Relations2012
Top ContributorAVVO2012
#1 on Workers' Compensation Leader BoardAVVO2012
Certified Specialist - Workers' Compensation LawState Bar of California1998
Honors in Criminal JusticeUniversity of Maryland1985
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerLaw Offices of George E. Corson IV2010 - Present
PartnerBredfeldt, Corson & Odukoya, LLP1999 - 2010
Adjunct ProfessorSanta Ana College1994 - 2009
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
State Bar of California, Solo and Small Firm SectionMember2010 - Present
State Bar of California, Workers Compensation SectionMember1992 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Rey ResendizUninsured Claim Dismissed
Martin FelixUninsured Claim Dismissal
Yulonda TisdaleDefense Verdict
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Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
Apple App StoreMy Comp Tool2016
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Western State University College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1991
University of Maryland, College ParkCriminal JusticeBA - Bachelor of Arts1988
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
California Law Cable ShowUninsured Employer Defense2016
ABA Paralegal ProgramWorkers' Compensation for Paralegals2008
ABA Paralegal ProgramWorkers' Compensation for Paralegals2007