“The opportunity to work in a national firm with diversity of practice areas was something that seemed like a good match. I’m excited about the opportunity,” explained Doug, who is based in the firm’s Orange County office.
He also discussed his approach to workers’ compensation litigation and his interest and experience in that area of law.
“There’s a lot of complexity, there’s a lot of moving parts involved. In the medical process, from the inception of the claim to its resolution, there are a lot of changing circumstances. And you have to be willing and able to think on your feet and shift your strategy accordingly and rapidly.”
“Goldberg Segalla Adds Workers’ Comp Associate In Calif.,” Law360, September 20, 2022
Douglas B. Gale concentrates his practice on counseling insurers, self-insured employers, and third-party administrators in claims-handling strategy and the defense of workers’ compensation claims. He draws on extensive experience as house counsel for a leading U.S. insurance carrier, managing all facets of workers’ compensation litigation including conducting depositions of applicants, primary treating physicians, and qualified medical examiners, as well as defending claims through trial.