On July 30, 2020, Steve Hirschfeld was interviewed by his sister Darya Folsom, a reporter at KRON-4 News in the San Francisco Bay Area. In an engaging 6-minute interview, Steve weighed in on questions about COVID lawsuits in the workplace, noting that: “The workers’ comp system is set up so that [if] an employee catches…

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Hirschfeld Kraemer is proud to announce that its San Francisco managing partner, Stephen J. Hirschfeld, has been named to the list of 2020 Northern California Super Lawyers in the areas of Employment Litigation and Employment & Labor Law. Steve has received this honor every year since 2007. Selection to the list of Super Lawyers is…

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Super Lawyers has named three Hirschfeld Kraemer associates to its roster of Southern California “Rising Stars” for 2020. Benjamin Treger, Derek Ishikawa, and Ferry Eden Lopez have all been named 2020 Southern California Super Lawyers “Rising Stars” in the areas of employment law and/or employment litigation. According to Super Lawyers, attorneys are selected using a…

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Derek Ishikawa was quoted in a June 8, 2020 Daily Journal article entitled “Employers’ injury and illness records must be released.” The article discusses a federal ruling wherein the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is now compelled to release certain employers’ injury and illness records, allowing much greater access to these documents under Freedom of…

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Chambers & Partners has recognized Hirschfeld Kraemer LLP and its two managing partners, Steve Hirschfeld and Glen Kraemer, in the 2020 edition of Chambers USA. And Best Lawyers has named Steve Hirschfeld its “2020 Lawyer of the Year in Employment Law – San Francisco.” CHAMBERS Each year Chambers & Partners identifies the best law firms…

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