This reference guide provides a broad overview suitable for seasoned and new attorneys, legal assistants, and law clerks. Drawing on the experience and expertise of practicing attorneys, this publication offers clear, concise, and current information, best-practice tips, and relevant advice as well as statutory and caselaw references.
This essential reference tool provides a basic summary of the law and procedures related to workers’ compensation claims. It is geared toward seasoned and new attorneys, legal assistants, and law clerks. This guide leans heavily toward providing necessary information and advice for those representing an injured employee under the Act and offers best-practice guidance on how to avoid the major pitfalls commonly encountered by the petitioner’s counsel.
Brian T. McGovern, Hanagan & McGovern PC, Mount Vernon