The foregoing testimonials and endorsements do not constitute a guarantee, warranty, or prediction regarding the outcome of your legal matter.

Injury Law

“It has been a pleasure to meet with you throughout this very difficult time in my life and I do appreciate all of the support I received.” – Seena L.

“You’re a terrific attorney. I appreciate the help. You gave great service. Hopefully I won’t need your services in the future, but if any of my friends or acquaintances need a great attorney, I’ll refer them to you.” – Herb S.

“Thank you again for your help with this difficult and trying situation. We really do appreciate everything you did for us. We finally feel like life is moving on, thanks to your expertise.” – Jim L.

“Thank you for all your effort!! Greatly appreciate the Justice.” Barbara G.

“You turned out to be the exact gutsy, knowledgeable, NO FEAR attorney I wanted.” Sherry W.

“I remember you fondly. You were so thorough in my behalf and always treated me kindly and with great patience.” – Lisa P.

“My sincere appreciation for handling my case with courtesy, integrity, and professionalism.” – Jan S.

“I’ll never forget your invaluable help and kindness.” – Reyna E. & Children

“Just a short note to let you know I got my check today. What a wonderful Christmas gift to have all of my bills paid off. Thank you so very much for all your help. Your constant professionalism & hard work are greatly appreciated. Much success in the future. Keep smiling!” – #1 happy client, Cyndy L.

“We would like to sincerely thank you for all of your work, consideration and support throughout the entire ordeal. You have earned a great deal of respect from us in the way you handled this case. It was an emotional and physical strain at times and your help was greatly appreciated. I hope you consider your accomplishment as an effective case for the cause of water ski safety. Please pass on our sincere thanks to your staff for their compassionate work and support as well.” – Jeff W.

Injury Law

Workers’ Compensation

“Thanks for all the hard work you did in short notice.  Plus the miracle you performed today!!!!” – James W.

“Just a short note to say Thank You so much for your time and advice.  I’m so happy to be back at work my prayers have been answered.” – Morris M.

“Thank you so much for all that you did for me throughout the years.  Thank you for your patience and understanding and diligence on my behalf.” – Many Blessings, Diane C.

“I wanted to take the time to Thank You for your time and energy with my case.  It was only 17 years ago.  A little time has passed.  I appreciate everything you are doing for me and also Alex.” – Sue W.

“Thank you so much for your time and hard work with helping others.” – M. M.

“I want to thank you again for all you have done for me…I think you are the best lawyer in the world.” – Susan S.

“It looks as if it’s finally over…Thank you for all your expert advice and for your hard work. I couldn’t have found a better attorney to handle this case.” – Barbara Y.

“Thanks for doing such a good job. Hope you know how much your effort is appreciated.” – Steve S. & Family

“Thank you for all your help with my Workers’ Comp case…You’re the Greatest.” – Maureen S.

“In my book, you are the best. You worked so hard while representing me and presented my case in a most professional way. I shall always be indebted to you.” – Trudy C.

“You really made a difference in my life and I really appreciate you and all your great work.” – Rochelle K.

“Dear Mr. Wax:  I just wanted to Thank You for all the years you have looked over me, and always being honest, even if it wasn’t what I wanted to hear. I have always understood, and you have always made me feel I could trust you. You are a ” One” of a kind of Attorney, and you always make your clients know you care.  You’re a fighter also…I will always and have told people you’re the best Attorney if you need a honest trusting, lawyer.” – Sincerely, Tonia

Workers’ Compensation

Employment Law

“Dear Andrew, I can’t imagine this world without people like you: caring, kind, knowledgeable, dedicated and truly doing your best for others.  No words can express my heartfelt gratitude for all you have done for me.  I appreciate you!  Thank you.”  Lillian N.

“I can’t thank [Andrew] enough for the guidance and help you provided during this process.  You kept us on track, focusing on the issues, gave us appropriate wording…  You gave us wisdom and directed our steps.  Thank-you!  We will certainly recommend you to family and friends.”  – D.R.

“Ann (Smith) is a true blessing for us (City) workers – I do not think most of us are truly aware of her abilities. Her empathy towards workers cannot be matched by many.” – Mark H

“Thank you for everything! You helped me through a difficult situation with compassion and excellence. My family and I are very grateful. I hope to never require your firms services again, but would recommend you in a heart beat to any friend in need.” – Grace D.

“Thank you for your support. It meant the world to me!” – Christine R.

“Thanks a ‘million’.” – Don N.

“We are pleased to have had you, and all the assistance you provided for my case, as well as the friendship of knowing you, and your capabilities of winning my case. It was a tough one. We think of you often and always will. You have our best for your continued career and winnings.” – Wayne D.

“While supposedly a person of words, I find myself void of the ones that might best express the depth of my appreciation to you for your excellence in handling my case. You have, personally, been everything that I could ever have wished for — not only as a counselor, but especially as a person I could trust, whose integrity and compassion was balanced by wisdom and capable articulation. Thank you, Thank you for all that you are, and all that you have done.” – Peggy M.

“I admire what you did. It was the right fight and you did it the right way.” – John A.

“Thank you for your skillful diligence in preparation & presentation of my case, all the time & effort. No one could have done better. Also many thanks to your staff.” – Judy

“We would like to express our gratitude for the professional handling of our suit…Your staff was always courteous and very helpful in all areas from the initial interview, through the billing of legal services rendered, and finally to the successful settlement. Our attorney conducted every phase of the suit in a most professional and impressive manner. Her support during the discovery, her determination during the depositions, and her encouragement during those especially trying times near the end were reassuring when there was doubt in our own minds as to the progress of our case…A job well done and our wishes for continued success.” – Robert & Barbara T.

“Thank you for your expertise and competence. It sure is nice being able to look to pros like you — you are truly great at your craft.” – Jeff S.

“In my book, you are a STAR. You made the worst situation that has ever happened to me enjoyable and I will never be able to thank you enough.” – John R.

“As I reflect over this last year where I was and where I am today, I am amazed. I have you to thank for that. I will be forever grateful.” – Diane F.

“Thanks for all the hard work you did on Bill’s behalf…You helped both of us get through an incredibly difficult time.” – Kathy M.

Employment Law

Labor Law

“Ann (Smith) is a true blessing for us (City) workers – I do not think most of us are truly aware of her abilities. Her empathy towards workers cannot be matched by many.” – Mark H

“For outstanding performance as legal counsel to the members of the San Diego Municipal Employees Association. Your friendship, loyalty and integrity has helped guide the leadership of this organization successfully for the last 17 years. Your strength, intelligence and reputation at the bargaining table has resulted in many contracts that have greatly enriched the lives of the 5000 City employees we represent. We could not have done it without you.” – San Diego Municipal Employees Association, General Membership Meeting 7/29/03

Labor Law

Education Law

“Thank you so much for all you have done for me!!  I owe you my life!!  Just knowing that I can now eventually teach again and hold my credential-something I worked so hard to earn- is priceless.” – Melissa F. (10/15)

“Thank you for all your support. I am having so much fun with my 2 granddaughters. What a blessing! Once again, thank you for your kind words and support. Good luck to you as you continue to fight for the teachers!” – Cathy S. (03/15)

I want to thank you so much for all of your hard work during this entire process. I have been extremely impressed with your well-written letters and prompt responses. I am grateful that you are there to represent the teachers. You are truly an outstanding professional.” – Maryjane P. (01/15)

“All my wife and I can say is thank you, thank you, thank you.  We are so glad that you were recommended to us and that we acted on that recommendation.  Please pass on to your staff our gratitude and appreciation.  You were all so helpful.” – Bob & Lynda C

“I really appreciate everything that you have done for me. Your help and support will NEVER be forgotten.” – G. J.

“Thank you both for all your help.  I can’t say enough how professional and caring you have both been.” – Bryan H.

“I had lost my way, was cowered and intimidated, and you arrived brandishing your lance and shield, and I have salvaged my career. How can I ever thank you?” – Lenny P.

“You have forever elevated the legal profession to unmatched standards with your integrity, work ethic and passionate loyalty to your client. I say this even though there are lawyers in my family and I hold them in high regard. I wish you continued success, health, harmony and happiness to you and each of the contributing members of the firm.” – J. S.

“This is just a quick note to thank you for being such an inspirational person. It’s been a privilege to see an intelligent and beautiful woman operate in the world with integrity, dignity and class.” – Corina S.

“You always know just the right thing to do.” – Cindy A.

“I want to thank you for representing me so well during this last year…I can never thank you enough for your support.” – Gratefully, Trish A.

“Words cannot express how grateful I am that I had you in my corner. You have a genuine professionalism that really showed throughout the past six months, but more than that, you never forgot to use that human touch, which made you stand out from the rest.” – Janis K.

“Thank you for all the hard work and support…You are a wonderful person and a great lawyer.”
Jack H.

“I am reminded as to why you are the BEST attorneys…Thank you for your excellent work.” – Robin W.

“Thank you. Thank you. Thank you. You are awesome. It has been wonderful to work with you.” – Gail B.

“At a time when not many things seem to be going right, it feels good to have someone walk the extra mile for you. Regardless of the outcome of this case, the work of you and your staff is truly appreciated.” – J. S. & Family

“Thank you for your time and talent.” – Grossmont Education Association

“Thank you for all you did for me. You were so supportive; a true Wonder Woman…Couldn’t have done it without you. I thank you for being my special angel.” – Mary Ann B.

“We would like to thank you for all of your hard work on John’s case. It is nice to be able to relax a little bit with some job security. You did a fantastic job and we thank you.” – Respectfully, John & Lisa

“Thank you for the wonderful help you gave me regarding my situation. I greatly appreciated all your recommendations, suggestions, expertise, and time that you generously afforded me. Thank you for bringing this to a satisfactory closure.” – Most Sincerely, Janet B.

“On behalf of the S. family, I thank the Lord and you for working for us. It is because of your consummate professionalism, tenacity, and faithful pursuit of justice that any fair outcomes have been imparted in my case. We praise God for having assigned you as our ‘legal’ Guardian Angel.” – J. S.

“If it had not been for the positive power of CTA backing and the awesome San Diego attorney who handled my case, I would be in a dire financial situation. She demonstrated exemplary tenacity, professionalism, and caring in bringing my case with STRS to a successful resolution.” – Donald M.

“I want to take a moment to thank you once again for your excellent work in representing me. Your counsel and preparation went far beyond anything I anticipated.” – Fondly, Francis T.

“I want to thank you again for your prompt attention and wonderful representation on my…matter…with the….School District. I am thankful for your attention to detail and knowledge of employment law. My wife, who is an attorney, thought your letter was impeccable and impressive…I will continue to enjoy my tenure as a teacher with this District, especially with the knowledge that you are there to represent fellow teachers in employment affairs.” – Thomas H.

Education Law


“I cannot thank you enough for all of your support and help during my ups and downs at Vista.  You really are a fantastic attorney and anyone who gets you is very lucky because you care.” – Best Always, Michelle F.

“We have been warmly and securely shepherded through all of this by you and we are grateful.  Not only did your counsel reduce a lot of stress, the settlement is far higher than it would have been without you.” – Blessings, Leona


En Español

“Bueno creo que hay pocas palabras para expresarle mi agradecimiento, pero quiero que sepa que es todo corazon, usted es una persona muy noble y bella y entre las pocas cosas buenas que hemos tenido mi hijo y yo, una es el haberla conocido.  La recordamos con mucho cariño.  Eres la más dulce abogada.  Claro que agredesco la colaboración de todo su equipo de compañeros de trabajo – gracias a todos.” – Rosalva M.

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