Law School: Arizona State University California Bar: 2008
For almost a decade, Kristi Robles has strived to exceed her client’s expectations in all areas of workers’ compensation litigation. Ms. Robles is a Certified Legal Specialist in Workers’ Compensation Law. While many define greatness in terms of power, possessions, or prestige, Ms. Robles believes that her personal success is best defined by how well her client’s interests are served. When she’s not settling cases, Ms. Robles enjoys spending time with her husband and delighting in the sweet smiles and giggles of their little girl.
Doug Pettengill, Esq.
Law School: Western State College of Law California Bar: 2013
Doug Pettengill has represented various insurance carriers and self‐insured employers in all aspects of workers’ compensation defense. Mr. Pettengill vigorously pursues expeditious closure of cases through the use of modern legal practices. In his spare time, Mr. Pettengill enjoys camping, hiking and spending time with his family.
Jeffrey Whitelaw, Esq.
Law School: Willamette University College of Law California Bar: 1996
After graduating from Willamette University with his law degree, Mr. Whitelaw worked for a fast-paced applicant attorney firm in Sacramento for a few years before leaving for the civil litigation world. After 15 years of primarily defending corporations, employers and hospitals in medical malpractice and nursing home negligence actions, Mr. Whitelaw returned to the worker’s compensation field working first for another applicant’s attorney firm before switching to defense work. When not settling worker’s compensation cases expediently or responding promptly to client communications, Mr. Whitelaw enjoys spending his time traveling with family, playing golf and reading non-fiction books.
Le Trinh, Esq.
Law School: UC Hastings California Bar: 2013
Since entering law school at the age of 19, Le Trinh has proven that she has a keen legal intellect and a knack for resolving cases. A shrewd negotiator, she is adept at utilizing the law and facts of each case to generate a robust defense and produce resolutions that have saved her clients significant amounts of money. Her track record as an attorney exemplifies that she simply gets things done. When not in the courtroom, Le enjoys spending time with her husband and hanging out with their five cats, each of whom live more lavishly than they do.