Eric M. Kweon is an experienced workers’ compensation attorney whose practice has been devoted to representing employers, insurance carriers, and third-party administrators before the California Workers’ Compensation Board and other venues. He has defended manufacturers, hospitals, restaurants, hotels, and major retailers concerning the full range of workplace accidents and occupational exposure claims, and has taken hundreds of cross-examinations of physicians as well as attended numerous mediations/arbitrations.
Eric regularly lectures on a variety of workers’ compensation topics and case law updates including SB 863, utilization review and independent medical review, cross examination tactics, independent contractor case law, and issues regarding apportionment/permanent disability.
Honors & Awards
Lawyers of Distinction, 2022-23
Southern California Super Lawyers Rising Stars, 2014
- U.S. District Court for the Central District of California
- Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, J.D., 2009
- Cornell University, School of Industrial and Labor Relations, B.S., 2005
- Orange County Cornell Alumni Association Ambassador Network, Chair