Tony is a California native, having grown up in a rural area where he quickly learned a strong work ethic. He graduated from Santa Clara University with both a Bachelor of Science degree and a Juris Doctorate of Law. Tony offers legal advice and practical solutions to insurance carriers, third party administrators, business clients and employers throughout California. Over the years Tony has assisted businesses and employers, the insurance industry and trade associations through newsletters and group legal services plans, focusing on efficiency and fairness between employers and employees.
Pro-activity is Tony’s motto with a focus on new and innovative solutions to “improve the bottom line”. Tony has handled every type of workers compensation case, including the defense of ancillary proceedings relating to insurance coverage, Labor Code 132a petitions and alleged violations for serious and willful misconduct. He has counseled and litigated on behalf of employers regarding various employment law matters, including wage hour, alleged discrimination and health and safety (including OSHA). He is not only a forward thinking counselor but also a strident litigator when necessary. Tony has practiced at almost every WCAB venue in the State and has developed solid relationships with opposing counsel whereby equitable resolutions are often quickly achieved.