Author: Skip McManes

An attorney dedicated to defending the injured worker, Skip McManes has practiced law for over two decades. After briefly serving as an insurance defense lawyer and seeing their unethical ways, Skip decided he had to fight against the insurance companies to protect his fellow workers. A graduate of Johnson High in Gainesville and the University of Georgia, where he earned a degree in finance and a law degree, Skip is still a fierce Bulldogs fan. He currently lives in Alpharetta, Georgia with his wife of over 20 years and his four children.

Workers Compensation Claim Denied

Workers Compensation Claim Denied The last thing you expect after being injured on the job is to have your workers compensation claim denied. However, this happens all too often. You have the right to appeal a decision but if you try to appeal without legal help, you may find the outcome is less than satisfactory. […]

Injured on the Job? What You Must Know About Your Rights

Injured on the Job? What You Must Know About Your Rights Whether you work in an industry where you must be constantly on the lookout for hazardous conditions and equipment or you are employed within an office atmosphere that appears to be perfectly safe, thousands of people just like you are injured on the job […]

Workers Compensation

Accidents and injuries sustained on the job is a common occurrence. Most employers are required to carry workers compensation insurance, but knowing the protections under the law can assist in getting the help you need.