Drawing from extensive experience in workers’ compensation, Mr. Stettler enriches the firm with nuance, savvy, and exceptional negotiation prowess. He is dedicated to advocating for our clients’ best interests, ensuring that all cases are litigated with the utmost commitment to achieving favorable outcomes.

Professional History

  • Siegel, Moreno & Stettler, APC (2017 to Present), Sports Law and Large Loss Division
  • Bradford & Barthel, LLP (San Diego) Senior Litigator, Partner and Managing Attorney (2002 – 2014) – Opened, Managed Sports Law and Large Loss Division (2014-2017).
  • Republic Indemnity Company of America – Senior Hearing Representative/Litigation Coordinator (1991-2000)
  • American Financial Group (AIG) (1989 -1991)

California Practice Specialties

  • Defense of workers’ compensation claims.
  • Specialization in Sports Law and Large Loss cases.


  • J.D. – Thomas Jefferson School of Law
    • Trustee’s Scholarship for Academic Achievement for three years
    • Honor Roll and National Dean’s List
    • LSAT Scholarship
  • B.A. in Business Administration – University of New Mexico, Anderson School of Management
    • Honor Roll for two years

Professional Memberships

  • California Bar Association
    • 2000 – Present

Reported Cases

  • 2005 America Tissue Corporation v Workers’ Compensation Appeals Board, et al. 70 Cal. Comp. Cas 771
  • 2004 Tonya Morris v. Workers’ Compensation Appeals Board, et al. 69 Cal. Comp. Cas 819
  • 2003 Wal-Mart, Inc, et al. v. Workers’ Compensation Appeals Board (Garcia) 68 Cal. Comp. Cas 1575