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Sommers joins Kastner Westman & Wilkins’ workers’ compensation practice

Jul 03, 2018
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AKRON, Ohio (July 3, 2018) – Kastner Westman & Wilkins, LLC, a boutique labor and employment law firm representing management exclusively, hired Sandra. B. Sommers, Of Counsel.

Sommers’ practice primarily involves representing employers in all aspects of the workers’ compensation law process. Throughout her 30-plus year law career, she’s also focused on wrongful discharge, intentional torts, toxic tort claims, products liability, premises liability, maritime, environmental law and insurance defense.

The Avon Lake, Ohio, resident received her law degree from Capital University and her bachelor’s degree in political science pre-law from Ohio University.

Prior to joining KWW, Sommers was a partner at Gottfried Sommers LLC in Cleveland.

KWW’s clients range from Fortune 500 companies to smaller regional businesses, including both local institutional employers and public sector entities. The firm provides employers with counsel and representation in affirmative action compliance, alternative dispute resolution, employee benefits, employment litigation, EEOC and other administrative charges, human resources consulting, labor arbitrations and negotiations, occupational safety and health, trade secret and non-compete litigation, wage and hour issues, and workers’ compensation. KWW employs 13 attorneys.