About us

Work Comp Talk features enlightening conversations with amazing people surrounding the workers’ compensation industry. Lawyers, Workers’ and Union folk, Fitness Experts, Doctors and Work Coaches are an just example of the amazing people we feature. Wouldn’t it be nice if you could easily get the best ideas from the people that make up this community. That’s what Work Comp Talk is all about. Each week, we give you the best of the community.

About the Hosts

Bilal Kassem

Bilal Kassem is the CEO, Co-founder and Managing Director of Litigation and Workers’ Comp at Pacific Workers’. Specializing in litigation, he manages all aspects of the firm’s litigation practice. Prior to joining Pacific Workers’, Mr. Kassem held an associate attorney position with Stockwell, Harris, Woolverton & Muehl as well as Harker, Campbell & Sage LLP, where he represented clients such as unions and special needs schools. Those experiences inspired his work fighting for workers’ compensation clients.

He was raised in Southern California and attended California State University Northridge, where he graduated with an undergraduate degree in criminology. Bilal earned his J.D. at California Western School of Law in San Diego; during his time there, he served a Moot Court judge and earned numerous honors, including an Academic Achievement Award for Legal Negotiation. He is an active member of the California State Bar and California Applicants’ Attorney Association. Bilal is passionate about using his litigation skills for good and regularly volunteers at Justice Corps, providing legal services for the underprivileged.

Carmen Ramirez

Carmen Ramirez also known as La Morrita is the show Co-Host and Producer.  She began her career at 18 at Univision in the Bay Area.  A complete natural in front of the camera, she quickly moved from behind the scenes production to the microphone and became one of the best known faces in the Bay Latino Community.  She also hosts the podcast the V Stories.


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