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Eric Gritz
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Eric Gritz is a founding member of the firm and heads our worker's compensation and social security departments. He also handles Jones Act, Longshoremen's and personal injury cases. He has been lead counsel in over 300 trials before the Worker's Compensation Appeals Board and has obtained awards and settlements totaling more than $30 million in worker's compensation cases. Mr. Gritz recently defended the case of Brown v. Qualcomm before the California Supreme Court.

He is admitted to the United States Supreme Court, the Supreme Court of the State of California and the Southern United States District Court. He is a member of the State Bar of California, the San Diego County Bar, California Applicant Attorney's Association, and the Consumer Attorneys of San Diego. He has also acted in the capacity as a Judge Pro Tem with the Workers’ Compensation Appeals Board for many years. Mr. Gritz has been chosen as one of San Diego Magazine Top Lawyers for over 8 years, and as the American Institute of Legal Counsel’s 10 Best Attorneys. He has also been selected as one of the Top Lawyers of Southern California and is mentioned in Who’s Who in America. Mr. Gritz is on the WorkComp Central Comp Laude President’s Honor Roll and has achieved the Martindale-Hubbell peer review rating of AV - preeminent, distinguished and notable with very high legal ability and ethical standards. 

Legal Assistant:

Victor Becerra - [email protected] – Social Security Assistant
Blanca Loysen - [email protected] – Workers’ Compensation Paralegal

Areas of Practice

  • Worker's Compensation
  • Personal Injury
  • Death Claims
  • Violations
  • Toxic Exposure
  • Social Security Disability Claims

Bar Admissions

  • California
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of California
  • Supreme Court of California

Honors and Awards

  • Martindale-Hubbell peer review rating of AV
  • San Diego Magazine Top Lawyers, for over 8 years
  • American Institute of Legal Counsel 10 Best Attorneys
  • Top Lawyers of Southern California
  • Who’s Who in America
  • WorkComp Central Comp Laude President’s Honor Roll

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • State Bar of California, Member
  • California Applicant Attorney's Association, Member
  • San Diego County Bar, Member
  • Consumer Attorneys of San Diego, Member