With offices in Sacramento and Los Angeles,  Cuneo, Black, Ward & Missler specializes in the  defense of California Workers’ Compensation  claims and Subrogation before the Workers’  Compensation Appeals Board, Civil, and Appellate  Courts. We provide quality representation at  venues throughout California. Our clients include  cities, counties, school districts, public entities,  insurance companies, third-party administrators,  and self-insured employers.

Firm Profile

AV1Cuneo, Black, Ward & Missler, established in November, 1984, is founded on the principle that clients are best served by attorneys who are committed to excellence in work product, proactive client service, and professionalism in their dealings with litigants and the courts.

The firm’s practice is devoted exclusively to the representation of employers and insurers before the Workers’ Compensation Appeals Board and Civil and Appellate Courts. Recognizing that continuing education brings expertise and efficiency to the delivery of legal services, the firm takes pride that all of its owners have earned the distinction of Certified Specialist from the California State Bar Board of Legal Specialization.

Our commitment to diversity in the workplace serves to strengthen the firm.

The firm is approved by the California State Bar as a provider of continuing education programs for attorneys; in addition, the firm is approved by the California Department of Insurance to provide claims examiner continuing education credits.

Cuneo, Black, Ward & Missler is a leader in the Workers’ Compensation community. Its attorneys are frequently requested as speakers at statewide conferences, claims association organizations, and other entities to address Workers’ Compensation topics before physicians, attorneys, claims managers, and public and private employers. Our attorneys also serve as pro tem judges, mediators, and arbitrators.

Practice Area

The firm provides the following areas of representation:

  • Defense of claims before the Workers’ Compensation Appeals Board, Civil, Courts of Appeal, and the Supreme Court of California
  • Subrogation
  • Serious and Willful Employer Misconduct and L.C. 132a defense
  • Arbitration/Mediation services

Cuneo Black Ward & Missler

700 University Avenue, Suite 110
Sacramento, CA 95825
Tel: (916) 363-8822
Fax: (916) 363-8821

Los Angeles Office

515 South Flower Street, Floor 36
Los Angeles, CA 90071
Telephone: (213) 236-3731

Mailing Address

P O Box 276650
Sacramento, CA  95827-6650