Alex joined Cuneo, Black, Ward & Missler in 2015 and has experience with both criminal and civil law. He currently practices workers’ compensation defense, including Serious & Willful misconduct and 132a petitions.
Alex represents public agencies and self-insured employers, with a concentration on representing insurance carriers.
Alex focuses some of his practice on resolving outstanding liens on pending workers’ compensation cases. He has a particular expertise in assessing the compensability of the underlying claim and evaluating the validity of the outstanding liens. He aims to swiftly resolve all liens and prides himself on his ability to resolve lien claims that have gone unresolved for years.
What is the most interesting case you handled?
Alex recently closed a case with a 2003 date of injury that involved issues relating to temporary disability with no lifetime cap due to the date of injury. The case also included ongoing medical care which included a recommendation for a significant surgery. After thoughtful negotiations, Alex got the case resolved through a compromise and release.
If not a lawyer… Indiana Jones.