Attorneys / Shareholders

Ann M. Smith

Injury Law, Labor & Employment Law, Workers’ Compensation, Public Employee Pension Rights, Retirement Benefits

Attorney Ann M. Smith thrives in an environment where she can help the “little guy”. Full Bio Download vCard

Fern M. Steiner

Labor & Employment Law

Fern M. Steiner got her start in labor law while working at a hospital in Illinois while attending Northwestern University. Full Bio Download vCard

Jon Y. Vanderpool

Injury Law, Labor & Employment Law, Retirement Benefits

After working through high school as a grocery clerk, bussing and waiting tables, Jon Vanderpool first started clerking for a small law firm in Galveston, Texas… Full Bio Download vCard

Michael K. Wax

Workers’ Compensation

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Jon Cadieux

Labor & Employment Law

Jon Cadieux has been an associate attorney with Smith, Steiner, Vanderpool, and Wax since February 2012. Full Bio Download vCard

H Anthony Harris

Workers' Compensation

Tony Harris, originally from the Philadelphia, Pennsylvania area, attended Syracuse University in Syracuse, New York. Full Bio Download vCard

Andrew W. Lockard

Injury Law, Labor & Employment Law, Workers' Compensation

Andrew received his J.D. degree from the University of San Diego School of Law in 2014, earning special recognition for providing pro bono legal services. Full Bio Download vCard

Kathryn A. Schultz

Injury Law, Labor Employment Law, Retirement Benefits

Attorney Kathryn Schultz is the firm’s senior litigation associate representing a broad range of clients – individuals who have suffered serious personal injuries, … Full Bio Download vCard


Lorrie Clark

Workers’ Compensation

I’ve been working for Smith, Steiner, Vanderpool & Wax for the last four years as a paralegal in the Worker’s Compensation Department. Full Bio Download vCard

Laura Paez

Workers’ Compensation

Laura  joined our Workers’ Compensation team in 2004 as a legal secretary and in 1998 she obtained a Paralegal Certification from the University of San Diego. Full Bio Download vCard

Pablo Paez

Workers’ Compensation

Work injuries sometimes create emotional instability and financial chaos hampering injured workers’ ability to be successful in life once again. Full Bio Download vCard


Kathy Culver

Legal Administrator / Controller

Kathy started her legal career in the 1980’s when she was hired by one of her clients when working at a local CPA firm. Full Bio Download vCard

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