Andje Medina

Andje Medina

Andje Medina is an attorney at The Veen Firm, PC in San Francisco. Her practice focuses exclusively on plaintiff catastrophic personal injury cases. She frequently handles third-party workplace injury claims and suits against employers that fall outside of the workers’ compensation exclusive remedy doctrine. She was recently named by the Daily Journal as one of the Top 40 Attorneys under 40 and was a SFTLA 2017 Trial Lawyer of the Year Finalist. She has been included on the Best Lawyers in America list the last two years. She has been recognized as a Rising Star by Northern California Super Lawyers every year since 2012 and is rated AV Preeminent by Martindale Hubbell. She is also included on the Top 100 Trial Lawyers and Top 40 Under 40 lists by The National Trial Lawyers. In 2012, she received the Distinguished LRIS Panel Member Award, for the largest recovery in the history of the Bar Association San Francisco’s Lawyer Re­ferral Service Program. In 2011, she obtained a verdict that was included in “California Top Verdicts of 2011.

Articles written by this author:

Don’t let a remains-mishandling case haunt you

Mortuaries, crematoriums and cemeteries are fertile grounds for lawsuits by survivors

William Veen
Andje Medina

2010 August


“Criminal” torts

Maximizing your client’s recovery through effective use of victim restitution

Elinor Leary
Andje Medina

2011 August


Sanctions – To ask or not to ask: That is the question

The award of sanctions has often seemed arbitrary. Two recent decisions should help put the uncertainty to rest

Andje Medina
Jeremy Cloyd

2012 June


Course and scope of employment

A look at the different tests for this critical issue

William Veen
Andje Medina

2013 May


Motor vehicle vs. domestic animal

Whether it’s a cow, horse, dog or chicken that crosses the roadway, here are the rules that apply

Andje Medina

2014 May


The Bunkhouse Rule

New decision shines light on an old rule regarding the exclusive Workers’ Comp remedy when employee lives on his employer’s premises

Andje Medina

2015 June


Punch Press operation

The power press exception to Workers’ Comp

Finding exceptions to the Workers’ Compensation exclusive remedy doctrine in workplace injuries

Andje Medina

2017 May