Attorney At Law
Certified by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization Workers’ Compensation Law


STEPHEN T. GARGARO received his Bachelor’s Degree from Loyola Marymount University. He received his Juris Doctorate from San Francisco Law School and was admitted to the State Bar of California soon after. Mr. Gargaro is admitted to practice law before the United States District Court for the Northern, Southern, Eastern and Central Districts of California and the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.


Mr. Gargaro has been practicing Workers’ Compensation Defense for over thirteen years, representing various insurance carriers in all phases of litigation. Over the years, he has successfully handled many difficult workers’ compensation cases for his clients, including those involving subrogation and related matters. In addition to managing his own caseload, Mr. Gargaro also managed, supervised and trained attorneys at his previous firm. Mr. Gargaro is a Certified Workers’ Compensation Specialist and has authored three Workers’ Compensation law articles that were published by WorkCompCentral and LexisNexis.

We are pleased to have Mr. Gargaro as an associate in our Encino office.