Michael D. Kuznetsky, Esq.
6565 Sunset Boulevard, Suite 311
Hollywood, CA 90028
Michael is the founder and CEO of Kuznetsky Law Group, P.C., a boutique law firm specializing in workers’ compensation. His firm handles both the prosecution and defense of workers’ compensation claims on behalf of injured workers and uninsured employers. As a firm that frequently represents both sides, Kuznetsky Law Group is equipped with a unique prospective on two opposing spectrums of the same subject of law.
Michael has an employment law background and has previously worked with the employers and insurance companies representing their interests. Due to his combined experience, he is extremely well versed on the subject of workers’ compensation and has been able to obtain numerous six-figure settlements for many of his clients. Most notably, in 2010 Michael won an appeal before the California Court of Appeal, Second Appellate District, entitling an injured worker to over $145,000 in vocational rehabilitation benefits after the statute permitting such benefits was repealed. Colleran v. Workers’ Comp. Appeals Bd., 75 Cal. Comp. Cases 1322, 2010 WL 5116127 (Cal. Ct. App., Dec. 16, 2010).
Kuznetsky Law Group zealously represents clients in workers’ compensation matters and is committed to establishing long-term relationships through superior service and personal attention. Michael’s goal is to handle matters quickly and economically, ensuring that his clients are well informed and comfortable during the entire process. His clients consider him a trusted advisor and often seek his expertise and council prior to making important legal decisions. Michael enjoys meeting with his clients in person, offering them advice, comfort and peace of mind with the goal of alleviating stress and providing clarity.
It’s important for Michael that his clients always feel understood and empathized with while he works hard to get them a fair settlement. To him, no case is too small and none are too large, and he prides himself on going the extra mile to obtain his clients the best possible outcome.
When not spending his time in the courts, or cultivating his knowledge of the legal landscape of worker’s compensation, Michael enjoys playing musical instruments and is well versed in guitar, bass guitar, drums, and is presently learning the piano. He appreciates literary fiction, international travel, museums, concerts and board games with friends.
Michael Kuznetsky graduated summa cum laude with a B.A. in Law and Society from U.C. Santa Barbara in 2000, and earned his J.D. from the UCLA School of law in 2005. He was admitted to the bar in the State of California in 2005, and currently practices in all California state courts, the Central District of California, the Southern District of California, and the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. He is a member of the California Applicants’ Attorneys Association (CAAA), Beverly Hills Bar Association (BHBA), and Los Angeles Country Bar Association (LACBA).
To start a conversation about your workers’ compensation needs and concerns, contact Michael Kuznetsky today.