Mitchell A. Garrett

Certified Specialist Workers’ Compensation Law
The State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization

BACKGROUND

Mitchell A. Garrett received his BA Degree, cum laude, from the University of California, Berkeley.  Mr. Garrett obtained his JD degree from Glendale University College of Law in 1983 and was admitted to the bar the following year.  He has been a Certified Specialist, Workers’ Compensation The State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization since 2005.

Mr. Garrett has 26 years of experience in the field of workers’ compensation.  Early in his career, Mr. Garrett worked on behalf of injured workers. Mr. Garrett later devoted his practice to the defense of employers in workers’ compensation matters.  During his years of work on behalf of the employer community, he has been associated with Cohen and Gannam, Zonni, Ginocchio & Taylor, Morrow & Salisbury, and Bagby, Gajdos and Zachary prior to joining our firm.

Mr. Garrett is conversant in all aspects of workers’ compensation law.  He has extensive litigation experience including the handling of many complex trials.  He has argued cases at the District Court of Appeal and has a published opinion.