California has become a haven for professional athletes from all across the U.S. for filing workers’ compensation claims alleging cumulative trauma injury arising from their entire career. These sports injury claims present unusually complex issues requiring uncommon sophistication and experience. The threshold issue in many of these claims is the jurisdictional right of the athlete to bring their claim in California. At Pearlman, Borska & Wax, our proven tactical and strategic litigation plan of action has been met with great success and has saved our clients tens of thousands of dollars. Our Sports Litigation Group has the unique experience required to defend claims of athletes from professional football, baseball, basketball, hockey and soccer. Our expertise includes:

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