Michael S. Zuckerman
San Diego Office
tel: +1 619 757 2750
fax:+1 619 757 2755
Mr. Zuckerman, Partner, represents self-insured employers, insurance carriers and public entities in all aspects of workers’ compensation defense.
Before joining Michael Sullivan & Associates, Mr. Zuckerman was Associate Attorney for Stockwell, Harris, Woolverton & Helphrey in the firm’s Los Angeles and San Diego offices. Focusing on third-party liability and Labor Code 132(a) matters, and working with construction companies with Owner Controlled Insurance Programs, he represented employers, insurers and public entities in defense of workers’ compensation claims, including trials and post-case lien resolution.
As Legal Intern for Petillon Hiraide in Los Angeles, Mr. Zuckerman assisted the firm’s attorneys in federal and state securities matters. He conducted research, drafted memoranda for trial preparation and drafted various documents pertaining to litigation.
Ms. Zuckerman received his Juris Doctor, cum laude, from California Western School of Law in San Diego. In his last year of law school, he was a Legal Extern for the U.S. Department of Justice Trustee’s Office, assisting financial experts in bankruptcy cases. He was Associate Editor of the Cal Western Law Review and received scholarships from the Faculty Scholars and Lloyd Ellis Griffin programs. He received his undergraduate degree from San Diego State University, where he was a member of the Pre-Law Society.