Katherine H. Reckstin
Katherine H. Reckstin is an associate of the law firm of Gordon, Edelstein, Krepack, Grant, Felton & Goldstein, LLP, and has experience with both the applicant and defense sides of the Workers' Compensation system. This knowledge enables her to analyze cases from both angles, bringing a unique perspective to her representation of injured workers. Additionally, Ms. Reckstin has experience representing public-sector employees, including police and fire personnel.
Ms. Reckstin is knowledgeable in all phases of Workers' Compensation litigation, from conducting physician cross-examinations and drafting complaints and discovery motions to representing applicants at depositions, mandatory settlement conferences, arbitrations and trials. Her legal acumen also extends into civil litigation as she has handled claims dealing with employment, personal injury, consumer protection, bankruptcy and tort issues.
Ms. Reckstin received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication from the University of California, San Diego. While earning her Juris Doctor from the University of San Francisco School of Law, she served as the treasurer of the Korean American Law Students Association. Additionally, she worked for different law firms, the Office of the City Attorney in San Francisco and the University of California, San Francisco in the following areas of law: personal injury, product liability, environmental, consumer protection, freedom of speech, property/land use, contract, class actions and complex civil litigation. Her experience even includes a summer working as a legal clerk for a major intellectual property law firm in Bangalore, India.
Ms. Reckstin is a member of the California Applicants' Attorneys Association and is admitted to practice law in the state of California.
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