Kurt M. Petersen



  • State Bar of California
  • U.S. Federal Court Eastern District
  • Sacramento County Bar Association


State Bar of California – 2000


Lincoln Law School of Sacramento, CA, J.D., 1999

California State University of Sacramento, B.A., 1995

Mr. Petersen began his career in the insurance/legal industry as a claims adjuster in 1995. Prior to becoming an attorney, Mr. Petersen was employed by the Sacramento County District Attorney’s Office where he conducted misdemeanor prosecution. He was also employed with the Sacramento County Unified School District where he was a substitute and a long-term college preparation teacher.

Since passing the bar in 1999, Mr. Petersen started his career as a civil defense litigation which soon led into workers’ compensation defense. Throughout the years, Mr. Petersen has not only become an expert in the field of workers’ compensation, but also subrogation issues as well. Since 2003, Mr. Petersen’s practice has solely consisted of workers’ compensation defense litigation.

Mr. Petersen is a skilled litigator who brings his knowledge of California State Law to bear in order to represent his clients’ interests fully. He has obtained many successful outcomes throughout his career.

Since 2009 Mr. Petersen has acted as the managing attorney of the Sacramento branch of the D’Andre firm and has been a partner with the firm since 2010.

Professional Activities:

Mr. Petersen is an experienced lecturer and has given speeches at a variety of seminars in regard to the Labor Code and the new law according to SB 863.

Kurt M. Petersen

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