Teresa E. Dietz

Teresa E. Dietz

Associate Attorney
  • Phone: (619) 233-9898
  • Fax: (619) 233-4578
  • 600 B Street , San Diego, CA 92101-4598

Teresa E. Dietz

Associate Attorney
  • Phone: (619) 233-9898
  • Fax: (619) 233-4578
  • 600 B Street , Suite 2300, San Diego, CA 92101-4598
  • Overview

    Teresa Dietz joined LFLM in October 2016.

  • Industry Involvement

    Professional or Trade Affiliations

    • California State Bar Association, Worker’s Compensation Section
    • Chair, San Diego County Bar Association, Workers’ Compensation Section
    • San Diego County Bar Association, Animal Law section
    • State Bar of California, Workers’ Compensation Section

    Publications

    • Presumptions in Workers’ Compensation, CA State Bar, Fall 2014
    • Permanent Disability under Senate Bill 863, CA State Bar, Fall 2013

    Speaking Engagements

    • Safety Officer Presumptions, CA State Bar, 2014
    • Permanent Disability, CA State Bar, 2013
    • Liens under Senate Bill 863, California Applicant Attorneys’ Association, 2013
    • Liens in Workers’ Compensation, San Diego County Bar, 2013

    Representative Experience

    Tri-City Medical Center v WCAB, North County Ford, SCIF (Streeter) 75 CCC 790
    On behalf of State Compensation Insurance Fund, successfully argue SCIF was entitled to the negotiated rate between PPO Blue Cross and vendor Tri-City because an express agreement existed between the parties from a chain of contracts providing SCIF with rights as a third party beneficiary, see Labor Code section 5304

    Other Industry Involvement

    • San Diego Volunteer Lawyers, San Diego County Bar, 1993 to 1995
    • Moot Court Judge, Univ. of San Diego and California Western Law Schools, 1998 to present
    • Judge Pro Tempore, San Diego Superior Court, Small Claims and Traffic Court Judge, 2000 to present
    • Judge Pro Tempore, San Diego Workers’ Compensation Appeals Board, 2009 to present Arbitrator, 2000 to present