Jon A. Steelman
Mr. Steelman has successfully represented carriers, workers’ compensation administrators and California employers (insured or otherwise) in defense of case-in-chief matters, Labor Code section 132a allegations, and Serious and Willful Misconduct of Employer allegations. He oversees the entire litigation process from file initiation, to depositions, discovery and trial proceedings. He has appellate experience at the WCAB panel and Court of Appeals level, including oral argument at California’s 2nd Dist. Court of Appeal. Additionally, he brings expertise in protecting employers’ subrogation interests. Further, Mr. Steelman has worked diligently to successfully establish a positive rapport and foster effective relationships with opposing counsel and judges in all venues.
As a guiding strategy for most cases, Mr. Steelman believes in aggressively and thoroughly preparing for trial at the earliest stages for optimal client outcomes.