What benefits am I entitled to receive? Can I use alternative medicine and still have my treatments paid for? Check out our FAQ page for answers to these questions and others.
Don't live with partial compensation and benefits for an injury you sustained at work. See detailed information about how we can help you get the full compensation amount you deserve.
Have you been injured at work? Looking for information before you seek legal aid? We provide you with reading material to educate you about your workers' compensation rights.
Here at the Law Offices of James E. Latimer, we have been fighting for the rights of accident victims and their families for more than 20 years. This experience enables us to quickly complete the necessary paperwork for personal injury and workers’ compensation cases in Oakland, develop thorough legal strategies and increases the likelihood of a favorable settlement. In addition to handling first-time cases, we also handle appeals for denied claims. We always have your best interest in mind, whether negotiating benefits with a large insurance company or pursuing legal action against your former employer. We fight for every payment, compensation and reimbursement you deserve. If your case does not receive a settlement, we will not bill you.
Get Legal Help for Work Injuries
Filling out form after form and navigating the legal system can be confusing if you aren’t familiar with the laws in California. Even if you’ve been hurt previously in a workplace accident and have already been through the process, any workers’ compensation attorney will tell you that state laws change frequently.
Settlements depend on the laws that were in place when the accident occurred. Every lawyer employed at the Law Offices of James E. Latimer is well-versed with California injury laws, both past and present. With our representation and the right documentation, you may be eligible for Social Security benefits or another type of compensation for medical conditions that prevent you from performing your job. We offer representation for a wide range of workplace injuries, from carpel tunnel syndrome to spinal cord injuries to limb amputations.
In addition to workplace and personal injuries, we also offer representation for wrongful death and wrongful termination.
Also Serving Concord & Surrounding Areas
Call 510-444-6555 to schedule a free consultation appointment with a workers’ comp attorney or personal injury lawyer in our Oakland, Concord or Richmond office.