Laura M. Wilson & Associates, Inc. is a bilingual, leading Vocational Return-To-Work Counseling (VRTWC) firm, providing return-to-work Vocational services to injured workers for over 18 years.
We specialize in Supplemental Job Displacement Benefits (SJDB) Voucher Counseling Services, Return-To-Work-Fund Benefits, Vocational Research, Transferable Skills Analysis, and Expert Witness Testimony. All these make us count among the Best Vocational Counselors in California. Through the identification of suitable, gainful Vocational training, our Vocational counselors work directly with attorneys, insurance companies, schools, and agencies. They aim to provide individual Vocational rehabilitation counseling services, which include counseling, Vocational exploration, labor market & school research, plan development, monitoring, and job placement. We can also guide you on how to choose the top Vocational Training Institute in California.
Laura Wilson, Owner
Laura is a leading Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor, providing return-to-work services and enriching both Spanish and English speaking injured workers’ lives through growth, support, and knowledge for over 17 years.
Mauricio Rivera, Medical Review Analyst
Mauricio is the office’s medical reviewer and, as a part of this team, has achieved 3 years of quality experience in the Workers’ Compensation Field. He helps retrieve and review medical records for our valued clients and ensures that all pertinent information is included in the final Vocational Rehabilitation Expert Report. Mauricio is also a veteran, having completed 10 years in the United States Army as a Staff Sergeant. He was in command of a squad of Infantrymen during Combat Operations in Iraq and Afghanistan, respectively. He has an Associate’s Degree in Criminal Justice with a minor in Sociology from Columbia College at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and was recently certified as a Medical-Biller/Coder.
We are incredibly proud to have him aboard as part of our team and thank him greatly for his service.
Valeria Martinez, Records/Reports Analyst
Valeria has been with LMWA for over 5 years reviewing medical reports and, more recently, working alongside Ms. Wilson on Vocational Expert Reports and Job Analysis. Valeria attends CAAA chapter meetings, conventions, and seminars to provide better insight directly to our clients and injured workers. Having worked in the legal arena since 2006, her experience spans both the legal and medical areas where she gained an invaluable amount of knowledge in Family, Immigration, Criminal, and Workers Compensation Law. She also attends Rio Hondo College to enhance her education with an Associate Degree in Administrative Assistance.
Rebecca Gonzalez, Voucher Case Manager
Rebecca is our Voucher Case Manager and began her career with LMWA as a Vocational Expert Case Manager. She is very well-rounded & knowledgeable in the company as well as the industry. Rebecca has worked in the legal arena for 5 years in several fields, including Criminal and Workers Compensation Law. She is currently attending Long Beach City College for her Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration.
Maria Noris, Account Administrator
Maria has been with LMWA for six years as an Account Administrator. She has been in the workers’ compensation industry since 1999. Maria takes pride in her work and truly enjoys being a part of the team and assisting injured workers in developing their new career paths.
Brenda C. Quirarte, Front Office Representative
Brenda is our front office representative and the newest member of the Laura M. Wilson & Associates team. She schedules appointments, welcomes and greets clients and visitors to the department in a manner that is very helpful and friendly; determines the purpose of visit and directs them to the appropriate person or department. Her main goal is ensuring that all interactions between administration, employees, clients, and outside services run as smoothly as possible. Brenda also provides the necessary information to clients, law offices, and insurance companies according to the LMWA policies and procedures. She is currently attending ELAC and majoring in Criminal Justice.
Nonnie Mata, Marketing Representative
Nonnie is the marketing representative for Laura M. Wilson & Associates. She has been in the Workers Comp field for over 25 years. She loves meeting new people in the Work Comp community and truly enjoys assisting clients.
Sara Espinoza, Voucher Case Assistant
Sara has been with LMW for 3 years, starting as a file clerk and working her way up to administrative assistant. Sara works in both the Vocational Expert and Voucher departments. She assists Ms. Wilson with marketing efforts and other necessary projects as needed. Sara enjoys working at LMW and helping injured workers. During her free time, she enjoys spending time with her children and family.
Steven Quiroz, Case Assistant
As a new employee to the workman’s compensation industry, Mr. Quiroz has adapted to this field quite well. His exceptional problem-solving skills, knowledge, and compassion toward the injured worker have made him a kind of “swiss army knife.” of Laura M. Wilson & Associates. He is currently studying to obtain his B.S. in Computer Science at California State University Long Beach and is helping the company grow. His hobbies include playing basketball, working on software development projects, and eating burritos.
Ronnie Escoto, Voucher Case Manager
Ronnie is our Voucher Case Manager. He is bilingual. He recently graduated from California State University, Long Beach with a BA in History, and has an Associate’s degree in History as well. With his background in History, he is used to doing a massive amount of research. Also, since he was in student government when he went to college, he is well versed in the knowledge of different community colleges in California. His hobbies include reading books, playing soccer, photography, and expanding his knowledge of various things
Stacy Sandoval, Vocational Expert Representative
Stacy is new to the Workers Compensation Industry, she works in the Vocational Expert Department but is eager to learn all aspects of the industry. Stacy is currently a student at SCSI interpretation school to become a certified court interpreter and has learned how much that skill is needed amongst the Hispanic community. Stacy has a passion for helping others and enjoys being part of the team.
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VAN NUYS • OXNARD • SANTA FE SPRINGS • ONTARIO • SAN BERNARDINO • SANTA BARBARA • LOS ANGELES • SAN DIEGO