In Ohio, attorneys who have extensive experience and knowledge in a particular area of law can become Certified Specialists. There are only around 150 Certified Workers’ Compensation Specialists in Ohio, which is a testament to the complexity of that area of the law.
Attorney Martin S. Horwitz, with 35 years of experience, is Certified as a Specialist in the field of Ohio Workers’ Compensation Law. Attorney Horwitz was in the first group of attorneys ever certified as a Workers’ Compensation Specialist by the Ohio State Bar Association Workers’ Compensation Specialty Board. His practice is focused solely on Workers’ Compensation cases and helping injured workers secure the financial compensation and medical care they need. For a free consultation with a Certified Workers’ Compensation Specialist, contact our office on line or call us at 800-362-2661.
How Does an Attorney Become a Certified Specialist?
In order to become a Certified Specialist in the area of Ohio Workers’ Compensation Law, an attorney must:
- Remain in good standing with the Supreme Court of Ohio
- Demonstrate financial responsibility
- Demonstrate that he or she has substantial and continual involvement in workers’ compensation
- Submit references and recommendations from peers attesting to his or her competency in workers’ compensation law
- Complete continuing legal education (CLE) courses
- Complete and pass a written examination on Workers’ Compensation law and procedures
In order to remain a Specialist in Workers’ Compensation, an attorney must be recertified every four years and take 12 credits of Continuing Legal Education every two years.
What Is the Benefit of Hiring a Certified Specialist?
When you work with a Certified Specialist, you know that you are working with an attorney who has extensive experience handling Workers’ Compensation cases. Certified specialist Martin S. Horwitz has a thorough understanding of the complexities of the law, and stays current on the frequently changing laws in this area along with the regulations, policies and procedures of the Bureau of Workers’ Compensation and the Industrial Commission.
To schedule a FREE PHONE CONSULTATION with Certified Ohio Workers’ Compensation Specialist Martin S. Horwitz contact our firm online or call us at 800-362-2661.