Stephen W. Cooper

Stephen W. Cooper is a founding partner of DIXON COOPER BROWN. He has practiced workers’ compensation law since 2002, handling all aspects of Workers' Compensation law, including the defense of 132a petitions and Serious & Willful misconduct claims. Stephen has extensive trial experience routinely resulting in favorable decisions. He presently represents both self-insured and insured employers, insurance companies and municipalities. In addition, Stephen provides training to employers, insurance companies and third party administrators regarding the workers' compensation system, utilization review, Medical Provider Networks, the PQME process, Case law updates and the AMA Guides. 

Prior to founding DIXON COOPER BROWN, Stephen was a shareholder for another leading workers' compensation defense firm appearing at WCABs all throughout California.


  • J.D. Loyola Law University School of Law, 2002​

  • B.S. Finance, California State University Northridge, 1994


Bar Admission

  •  California, 2002