Levy, Thompson, Sibley & Hand, LLC also offers mediation services for workers’ compensation matters. Historically, claims which are resolved as soon as possible are less expensive and have the salutary effect of returning the injured worker back to work sooner, achieving a desirable result for all parties. Partner Rick Thompson former Chairman of the Georgia State Board of Workers’ Compensation, has mediated more than 250 cases over the years prior to his tenure as Board Chairman. After four years of service as the presiding judge of the Appellate Division of the Georgia State Board of Workers’ Compensation, his unique perspective into the Georgia Workers’ Compensation system will pay dividends for your risk management personnel as they attempt to bring successful resolution to their caseloads.
Napier Murphy, Of Counsel to the firm, has also privately mediated numerous workers’ compensation cases throughout the state. Mr. Murphy is an effective mediator aided by his extensive career practicing workers’ compensation law and his ability to communicate with all the parties.
Our mediation rates are competitive with others who offer private mediation services and are available upon request. Moreover, our statewide locations allow us to conduct private mediations at any of our offices with minimal expense to the parties.