GOTTFRIED SOMMERS LLC
With more than 50 years of combined litigation experience, Gottfried Sommers LLC specializes in the representation of management in various employment matters, including workers' compensation, wrongful discharge, discrimination, intentional tort claims, as well as toxic tort claims. Our mission is to provide large firm representation at small firm cost.
Mark Gottfried and Sandra Becher Sommers, together with their team of professionals, take pride in their ability to understand and anticipate their clients' needs - whether the facts demand an immediate settlement strategy or an aggressive defense – Mark Gottfried and Sandra Becher Sommers provide practical and effective legal counsel.
The team Gottfried Sommers LLC represent employers in aspects of their workers' compensation programs, including claim, risk and premium issues. Our workers' compensation practice represents employers of all sizes across the broad range of industries, including healthcare, retail, manufacturing, and service organizations.
Many workplace safety and health concerns affect critical areas associated with employment such as Medicare, Americans With Disabilities Act, Family And Medical Leave Act, employment discrimination and union relations. Gottfried Sommers LLC regularly court dates entered with Human Resources, Risk Management, Third Party Administrators, and Company Management teams to handle not only a safety or health concern, but to see and understand the larger issues surrounding such concerns, including:
- Industrial Commission Proceedings
- Permanent Total Disability Applications
- BWC Risk/Premium Issues
- On-Site Inspections
- Common Pleas Court Appeals
- Appellate Litigation
- Mandamus Actions
- Intentional Tort Actions
- Toxic Torts
- Toxic Torts Exposure Claims
What you can expect from GOTTFRIED SOMMERS LLC
- Immediate response to questions, issues, and concerns
- Complete claim management and supervision in all areas, from claim allowance to litigation
- Analysis of medical environmental issues
- Settlement strategy and negotiations
- Pre-litigation counseling
- Effective trial representation