Barbara A. Stevens
Of Counsel Central Valley Workers’ Compensation Lawyer
Ms. Stevens has been practicing workers’ compensation law since 1976.
Her experience extends to a number of workers’ compensation issues,
and she is dedicated to providing thorough representation and advice to
injured clients in the Central Valley.
- If you have a case, call Berry, Smith & Bartell, a Professional Law
Corporation, toll free at (800) 848-6288. We have offices in Bakersfield,
Fresno, and Santa Maria and take cases on a contingency fee basis.
Education & Experience
Barbara Stevens obtained a Bachelor of Arts in French from California State
University Northridge. She received her J.D. from the University of La
Verne College of Law.
In 1994, Ms. Stevens was appointed as a Workers’ Compensation Judge
at the Sacramento Workers’ Compensation Appeals Board. In 1995 she
transferred to the Bakersfield Workers’ Compensation Appeals Board
and remained there until 2004.
Since 2009, Ms. Stevens has been of counsel to the law offices of Berry,
Smith & Bartell, a Professional Law Corporation. She brings her considerable
experience to use in all of her cases, using her background in appeals
cases to devise unique strategies that may help you obtain compensation.
During her career, Ms. Stevens has been a participating panelist at the
California Applicants' Attorneys Association Conference, lecturer
at P.O.S.T. training classes, a WCAB Audit Unit Appeals Hearing Officer,
and a participating panelist at the Northern California Defense Attorneys
Classes and seminars:
- Panelist, California Applicants' Attorneys Association Conference
- Lecturer, P.O.S.T. training classes
- Hearing Officer, WCAB Audit Unit Appeals
- Panelist, Northern California Defense Attorneys Association Conference
Honors and awards:
- Appointed Referee, Workers' Compensation Appeals Board
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