Floyd Skeren and Kelly LLP Law Firm

Counsel of our California Law Practice

Floyd, Skeren & Kelly offers a broad range of legal expertise to our individual clients. Our attorneys possess skill and character of the highest caliber. We offer personalized, accessible service to meet the exacting and often technical needs of our clients.

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RENE T. FOLSE

Of Counsel

Email our Worker Comp Law Firm rene.folse@fsklaw.com
Call our Law Practice (818) 715-0018 ext. 7028
Fax our Law Practice (818) 591-3572

BIOGRAPHY

   Rene Thomas Folse, J.D., Ph.D. is affiliated with the Law Offices of Floyd, Skeren & Kelly, LLP in an of counsel position. He works closely with the legal staff located in the firm’s statewide offices. Mr. Folse earned his Undergraduate Degree in Business Administration from California State University, Long Beach, before going on to earn his Juris Doctorate, Summa Cum Laude, from the University of the San Fernando Valley College of Law. Mr. Folse also has the distinction of having earned his Masters of Arts Degree in Clinical Psychology as well as his Doctorate in clinical psychology. He is licensed as both a psychologist and an attorney in California.
   Prior to joining Floyd, Skeren & Kelly, Mr. Folse had the distinction of co-founding one of Southern California’s most reputable law firms, Miller & Folse, in 1974.
   Throughout his career, Mr. Folse has focused his attention on all aspects of workers’ compensation litigation. Mr. Folse has acted as a Judge Pro Tem with the Workers’ Compensation Appeals Board, has been appointed to numerous faculty and teaching positions and has co-authored a leading treatise discussing psychological injury claims.
   In addition to his many other accomplishments, Mr. Folse is a highly sought after speaker.
   Mr. Folse currently works with Floyd, Skeren & Kelly in an of counsel position assisting the firm in matters of complex litigation in all aspects of workers' compensation.

     
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NICHOLAS A. SANFORD

Of Counsel

Email our Worker Comp Law Firm nicholas.sanford@fsklaw.com
Call our Law Practice (805) 764-2380 ext. 8861
Fax our Law Practice (805) 764-2383

BIOGRAPHY

   Nick A. Sanford works with the Law Offices of Floyd, Skeren & Kelly, LLP out of multiple office locations in an of counsel capacity. Mr. Sanford has some 33 years of experience in litigating California Workers’ Compensation matters. Mr. Sanford first earned his Doctor of Optometry from the Los Angeles College of Optometry. After pursuing his career in the field of optometry, Mr. Sanford earned his Juris Doctorate Degree from San Fernando College of Law and was admitted to the State Bar of California in 1972.
   Currently, Mr. Sanford works closely with Floyd, Skeren & Kelly in all matters relating to the aggressive defense of third party administrators, insurance companies, self-insured entities and employers before the Workers’ Compensation Appeals Board.
   With his vast experience, Mr. Sanford also works closely with the firm in consulting on strategy for cross-examinations of physicians and complex litigation.