Antonia B. Carney
San Diego Office
tel: +1 619 757 2750
fax: +1 619 757 2755
Ms. Carney, Senior Attorney, is a bar-certified Specialist in Workers’ Compensation Law. She represents insurance carriers, self-insured employers and public entities in all aspects of workers’ compensation.
Before joining Michael Sullivan & Associates, Ms. Carney was an Associate Attorney with Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker in San Diego, representing clients in workers’ compensation defense and related employment matters. As the primary workers’ compensation attorney, Ms. Carney was involved in defense cases for the firm’s three California offices, and served as consultant for its U.S. and international offices as well.
As Associate Attorney with Liebman, Quigley, Sheppard & Soulema in San Diego, Ms. Carney also specialized in workers’ compensation defense. Her earlier tenure as Associate Attorney with Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith in San Diego included representing physicians and health-care facilities against professional and elder abuse claims.
Ms. Carney was Senior Associate Attorney with the Law Offices of Craig D. Fuller in San Diego, practicing all aspects of workers’ compensation defense. As Contract Counsel with the former Bureau of Child Support Enforcement-Contempt Unit for the San Diego County District Attorney’s Office, Ms. Carney prosecuted cases of noncompliance of court-ordered child support. She also worked for the San Diego County Office of the Public Defender as a summer Law Clerk, interviewing clients and witnesses and drafting documents.
Ms. Carney received her Juris Doctor degree, cum laude, from Thomas Jefferson School of Law in San Diego, where she was on the honor roll and received a pro bono certificate for service in the San Diego Volunteer Lawyer Program. She received her undergraduate degree from California State University, San Bernardino.