With 18 years of experience in the Workers’ Compensation arena, Derek began as a Hearing Representative securing subrogation liens for Blue Cross of Ca. while pursuing his Juris Doctorate’s degree from Abraham Lincoln University. Upon the successful completion of his education in law and obtaining his licensure, Derek set out on his own opening his private practice; The Law Offices of Derek Sean Tucker, Esq. where he honed his skills advocating for the rights of clients injured in workplace accidents and other injury related incidents. During this time Derek represented clients in several notable high profile death related cases including the San Bernardino, California terrorist event. Seeking to further expand his fundamental background, knowledge, and experience, Derek began work with The Hartford where he successfully defended the interests of the insurance company and their employer clients in Workers’ Compensation matters. Derek now returns to advocate aggressively and passionately for the rights of the injured workers he represents using all of the skills and abilities gained over his years as a Workers’ Compensation Attorney.