PHG Law

Patrico, Hermanson & Guzman, A.P.C. is California's leading workers' compensation defense law firm. We are dedicated to providing superior client service with swift and effective case resolution. For over 40 years, we have successfully provided workers' compensation representation for insurance carriers, employers, staffing firms, PEOs, brokers, TPAs, and government entities. It is our mission to provide effective case resolution, quality file management, and client satisfaction to each and every client partner.

Our Difference

Track Record of Success in Workers' Compensation Law

All Firm Shareholders have completed the educational and practical requirements and passed the written examination in workers' compensation administered by the California State Bar to earn a Certificate of Specialization in Workers' Compensation. Additionally, we are proud to note that we have a proven track record of success spanning over four decades and we are well respected by judges and our colleagues.

Main Areas of Practice

Other Legal Services

PHG has achieved excellent results representing clients on Labor Code section 132a Petitions, Serious and Willful Misconduct Petitions, uninsured employer cases, fraud workup and recovery, preparation of Medical Provider Network Applications, Industrial Disability Retirement, and OSHA citations.

Our Commitment to Client Service

Our entire team is committed to ensuring our clients receive the highest level of service. Along with our quality control process, all attorneys report to a shareholder and all clients have direct access to those mentoring shareholders at any time throughout a case. We welcome and encourage all feedback throughout the process. It is our mission to passionately deliver at all levels: proactive response, swift case resolution, and effective use of your time. To ensure you are receiving the highest level of service, please feel free to contact our leadership anytime to provide feedback or insight.

Our team welcomes your feedback and input anytime:
Joseph Patrico
CEO/President/Shareholder
Joseph.Patrico@PHGLaw.com
(858) 874-2462
Sean Hermanson
CEO/COO/Shareholder
Sean.Hermanson@PHGLaw.com
(858) 874-2109
Martin Guzman
Shareholder/Executive Committee
Martin.Guzman@PHGLaw.com
(831) 998-7348
Kinjal Pike
Director of Client Relationships
Kinjal.Pike@PHGLaw.com
(858) 874-2111

Contact Us Today

BAY AREA

1633 Bayshore Highway, Suite 360
Burlingame, CA 94010-1537
(650) 350-1908

Michael Wang
Managing Attorney/Shareholder
Michael.Wang@PHGLaw.com
(650) 341-5405

LOS ANGELES

16133 Ventura Boulevard, 7th Floor
Encino, CA 91436-2406
(818) 377-7487

Elisha Fara Landman
Managing Attorney
Elisha.Landman@PHGLaw.com
(818) 377-7487

SALINAS

210 Capitol Street, Suite 1
Salinas, CA 93901-2682
(831) 676-3255

Martin R. Guzman
Managing Attorney/Shareholder
Martin.Guzman@PHGLaw.com
(831) 998-7348

INLAND EMPIRE

6180 Quail Valley Court, Suite 110
Riverside, CA 92507-0757
(951) 656-1944

Lauren Ponsford
Managing Attorney
Lauren.Ponsford@PHGLaw.com
(951) 656-5190

SACRAMENTO

770 L Street, Suite 950
Sacramento, CA 95814-3361
(831) 676-3255

Martin Guzman and Michael Wang
Managing Attorney/Shareholder
Martin.Guzman@PHGLaw.com
(831) 998-7348
Michael.Wang@PHGLaw.com
(650) 341-5405

ORANGE COUNTY

600 W. Santa Ana Boulevard, Suite 700
Santa Ana, CA 92701-4555
(714) 550-1133

Justin A. Williams
Managing Attorney
Justin.Williams@PHGLaw.com
(714) 560-9806

SAN DIEGO (Corporate Offices)

4180 Ruffin Road, Suite 275
Sand Deigo, CA 92123-1834
(858) 874-2100

Joseph Patrico
CEO/Shareholder
Joseph.Patrico@PHGLaw.com
(858) 874-2462

Sean Hermanson
CFO/COO/Shareholder
Sean.Hermanson@PHGLaw.com
(858) 874-2109

Martin Guzman
CIO/Shareholder
Martin.Guzman@PHGLaw.com
(831) 998-7348

Kinjal Pike
Director of Client Relationships
Kinjal.Pike@PHGLaw.com
(858) 874-2111

 

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