- Has been recognized for several years, nationally and locally, as a top attorney representing injured workers.
- Served on the committee for the State Bar of California which designed the testing for certification as a specialist in maritime law to include the Longshore Act.
- Personally handled hundreds, if not a thousand plus, Longshore/ OCSLA/ DBA/ NAFI cases before the U.S. Dept. of Labor.
- Has argued many cases before the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.