Law Offices of
David J. Shepard

Workers' Compensation Defense - Founded in 1986

About Us

We offer our clients expert legal advice in workers' compensation defense.


Mr. Shepard established the Law Offices of David J. Shepard in 1986.   This law firm serves insurance companies, self-insured employers and third-party administrators.  We resolve complex cases and those that are less so.  For those complex cases, we specialize in careful preparation and litigation of complex medical and legal issues.  Our main goal is successful case closure.  This firm brings decades of experience to each matter, partnering with our clients, to achieve the best result for each situation, either through litigation or settlement.   We are aggressive and thorough.  Settlement is an essential tool of this practice.  The task of settlement requires thorough preparation and  tactical representation.  This firm assures you that its reputation for complete and effective file handling continues through the conclusion of each case, whether by trial or settlement.  This firm devotes 100% of its practice to the defense of workers' compensation claims and has done so since its inception.

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Excellent Service


We offer high quality legal representation and personalized client service.

We guarantee effective and aggressive representation.  Find out how we can aggressively and efficiently defend your interests.  

The workers' compensation system continues to produce new complex issues. We're here to provide you with quality, ethical and efficient representation.  Put our firm's extensive experience and aggressive legal services to work for you.

We guarantee to provide personal and prompt responses to our clients while offering the highest quality services.  

Why We are Different: Easy Access

Clients have instant access to us. They always are given a prompt response.  As a smaller firm, we can offer personalized service and accessibility.  This affords us the opportunity to have direct relationships with clients, that larger firms cannot provide.  Our attorneys and staff know that availability and responsiveness are key to a successful working relationship.

Trusted Experience


Our firm is different because there is accountability and consistency in file handling.  You can trust our commitment to excellence demonstrated by superior results.

Diverse Experience

We serve a wide range of clientele.  Every client relationship is valued greatly.  Each engagement benefits from the depth and breadth of our expertise.  Our professional experience and commitment to obtaining the very best results for our clients is our goal with each individual case.

Knowledge of Current Law

We are constantly updating our legal knowledge through research, seminars and, through the best teacher, experience.  We place a premium on experience, preparation and education of the firm's employees.

Aggressive Legal Representation

The firm prides itself on its cutting edge and aggressive approach to litigation, tailoring cost-effective solutions to our clients’ workers’ compensation issues.  Our legal team has a well-deserved reputation for sensible, aggressive, and cost-effective legal services.