J.R. Bagnas



  • California Self-Insurers Association
  • California Workers’ Compensation Defense Attorneys Association
  • Santa Clara County Bar Association
  • State Bar of California
  • South Bay Industrial Claims Association, Board of Directors, Legal Chair


State Bar of California – 2011


Santa Clara University School of Law, J.D. – 2011

Leavey School of Business, Santa Clara University, MBA – 2011

University of California, San Diego, B.A. in Political Science – 2004

Mr. Bagnas joined D’Andre, Peterson, Bobus & Rosenberg following his admission to the California State Bar in 2011.

Prior to entering law school, Mr.Bagnas excelled as a workers’ compensation paralegal. He was involved in all aspects of case management and acquired extensive experience handling claims and presumptions by safety officers.

During law school he successfully advocated on behalf of low income workers. Mr. Bagnas gained valuable experience in many aspects of employment law including wage and hour, anti-discrimination, whistle blower rights, and occupational safety and health. As a graduate of Santa Clara University’s J.D./M.B.A. program, Mr. Bagnas possesses a comprehensive understanding of business principles that give rise to various legal disputes.

Since joining D, P, B & R, Mr. Bagnas has focused on providing quality representation of our clients in all aspects of claims litigation. Additionally, he has presented for claims administrators and associations on numerous topics including SB 863, Independent Medical Review, and Ogilvie v. WCAB.

Emmanuel S. Bagnas, Jr.

Oakland Office

1600 Broadway, Ste 300
Oakland, CA 94612
Toll Free: 1-800-600-5704
(510) 853-8580
Fax: (510) 251-1144

Orange County Office

1600 East 4th Street, Suite 100
Santa Ana, CA 92701
(657) 212-5375
Fax: (844) 249-2401

San Jose Office

1155 N. First Street, Suite 218
San Jose, CA 95112
(408) 998-8880
Fax: (408) 995-6190

Los Angeles Office

28720 Roadside Drive, Suite 356
Agoura Hills, CA 91301
(818) 874-9087
Fax: (818) 874-9094

Sacramento Office

10995 Gold Center Drive, Suite 115
Rancho Cordova, CA 95670
(916) 364-9390
Fax: (916) 364-9393

Fresno Office

7575 North Del Mar, Ste 106
Fresno, CA 93711
(559) 500-3693