At Ufkes & Bright, our workers’ compensation lawyers provide hands-on service for injured workers, ensuring that each client gets the personal attention and fully qualified counsel they deserve. We bring more than 50 years of combined claims experience and a rich history of success achieving substantial settlements for our clients. Our law firm takes pride in being able to deliver big firm results in a small firm atmosphere where you, our client, is put first.
If you have any questions about your legal rights after a work injury, our legal advocates are ready to provide knowledgeable advice and trusted legal support.
Many people face these questions regarding the workers' compensation process itself:
How to proceed if your case has been denied
What to do if medical treatment has been denied
How to best protect your job after you make a work injury claim
How to receive the maximum allowable benefits under the California Labor Code
We can assist you determine your eligibility, meticulously prepare the necessary legal paperwork, guide you through the workers' compensation system, represent you before the Workers’ Compensation Appeals Board and ultimately ensure you receive all benefits and the most favorable resolution of your claim.
If you have suffered from an on-the-job accident, work-related illness or believe you have suffered physical or emotional injuries which developed over the course of your employment, you may be entitled to compensation for lost wages/salary, medical expenses and other benefits.
Contact Ufkes & Bright at (714) 500-8661 to schedule an appointment to discuss your workers' comp claim.
Mark Ufkes, Attorney
Mark is a graduate of the University of California and Loyola Law School. He is licensed to appear in all California State and Federal Courts. Mark is a State Bar Certified Specialist in Workers' Compensation and is an active member of the California Applicant Attorneys' Association. Mark is a second generation Applicant attorney, along with his father who was a pioneer in prosecuting Applicants' claims starting in the mid 1960's. He takes pride in the success the firm has had in securing the best outcomes possible for its' clients. In his spare time he enjoys spending time with his wife and daughter as well as his dog, Charlie. He enjoys watching and playing sports, including heading the office softball and bowling teams. He also enjoys traveling and playing the guitar.