For over 30 years, the law firm of Gordon Edelstein has established itself as a recognized leader in Workers' Compensation and Personal Injury.
We understand the need to protect and enhance the quality of life for members of our communities and work tirelessly to maintain and advance the legal rights of those we represent.
Expanding Workers' Rights in California
From office buildings to construction sites, every workplace poses its own set of dangers—ways in which workers can become ill or injured. California’s Workers’ Compensation laws provide injured workers with benefits designed to help them receive the medical treatment necessary to recover. And though the Workers’ Compensation system was developed to cover a wide range of work-related injuries and illnesses, the laws are constantly changing. It is imperative that injured workers are represented by experienced, knowledgeable attorneys who specialize in obtaining the full range of benefits to which they are entitled.
Personal Injury & Workers' Compensation Lawyers
Workers’ Compensation Attorneys
If you have suffered an on-the-job injury, you may be entitled to benefits under Workers' compensation. Only an experienced workers compensation attorney can advise you of your rights following your on-the-job accident or personal injury.
Our Workers’ Compensation attorneys keep abreast of the ever-changing laws, and are on the legislative frontlines, helping to ensure that the rights of the state’s injured workers are protected.
Twice I have turned to attorney Richard Felton when choosing an advocate, and twice I have been rewarded for making the right choice. Mr. Felton is a true professional, a cogent advisor who has a facile understanding of the law from the worker's point of view and who is then able to interpret even the most complex legal perspectives clearly and patiently for his clients.
Personal Injury Practice
Our Personal Injury attorneys are committed to effectively representing people who have suffered serious injuries on the job or outside of the workplace. We specialize in representing individuals who are seriously harmed by:
- Automotive Accidents
- Construction Accidents
- Defective Products
- Elder Abuse
- General Negligence
- Insurance Bad Faith
- Medical Malpractice
- Toxic Substances
- Unsafe Premises
These often involve spinal injury, brain injury and wrongful death. We also represent victims of employment discrimination on the basis of religion, race, age, gender or disability. Our personal injury lawyers have developed a reputation for effectively representing employees who are harmed at work as a result of injury, occupational illness, exposure or continuous trauma that develops over time.
Roger Gordon demonstrated exceptional professionalism in having the courage to take on my case and go up against a major industry. He never lost faith and pursued my case to positive outcome.
A Winning Combination
Our combined expertise allows us to coordinate third-party cases, ensuring you the best possible outcome. We have an A/V rating, the highest standing among our peers for professional excellence and personal ethics. Many of our attorneys hold leadership positions in the legal community. With a staff of 60, our firm has the resources to focus on each client's needs. Seeking the services of a professional personal injury firm in Los Angeles, California is highly recommended. Our expert personal injury attorneys will help you obtain workers compensation in Los Angeles, California.
Knowledge Is Power
We are also dedicated to the legal education of the community. In addition to publishing newsletters for clients, union staff and other professionals, our partners speak regularly on the legal rights of injured victims.