About Our Firm
We are a family operated practice with over 40 years of experience in the legal areas of workers’ comp and personal injury. Let us be an advocate for your family.
San Diego attorneys since 1980
At the Law Office of Hollingsworth & Hollingsworth A P.C., we work hard to distinguish ourselves by the way we treat our clients and the quality of our legal services. Our goal is to protect the rights of injured workers in San Diego, California.
San Diego is our home, too. And workers’ compensation law is our specialty.
Attorney Deborah Hollingsworth is a certified workers’ compensation attorney who is committed to seeing you get the help you need, as is your right under the law.
Our clients tell us that what they care about most is getting the answers they need in a timely manner. This means a lot to us.
You have questions, we have answers—our clients come first.
Why Hollingsworth & Hollingsworth Law?
Consult & Advise
Every case starts with you. Our first step is listen. There are unique factors to every case and every situation. We never start with a solution until we properly understand the problem.
Focus & Legal Strategy
Our goal is to develop a plan that works for you. You and your family’s needs must be considered from the start.
With a proven track record of success, our clients are confident that we will find the best resolution possible.
Our Clients Come First
We are in this together. Communication and an open dialogue are the best way to ensure we understand your needs.
Understand the System
Navigating the legal system can be intimidating; doctors, adjusters, employers and insurance companies all play a unique role in each case. We understand how the system works for or against a claimant.
Committed to Excellence
Since the beginning, our clients have referred their friends and family to Hollingsworth & Hollingsworth Law because they know and trust we will deliver the highest level of service for their loved ones. Our track record speaks for itself.
DEBORAH A. HOLLINGSWORTH, ESQ.
Deborah A. Hollingsworth has been practicing workers’ compensation as a lawyer for more than 20 years. She is certified by the California State Bar Board of Legal Specialization as a Workers Compensation Specialist. Deborah earned her B.A. from the University of California, Santa Barbara and her J.D. from the Western State University, College of Law, in San Diego. Prior to workers’ compensation applicant defense, Mrs. Hollingsworth worked as a city attorney for the City of San Diego for more than 20 years. As a city attorney, she actively practiced criminal defense, civil litigation, land use and defended the city against workers compensation claims.
Well respected by her peers, Mrs. Hollingsworth is known for her compassionate, personalized approach with clients and her firm but respectful manner of dealing with opposing parties and attorneys. She is well known in the workers’ compensation courts as well as by her peers, for decades of experience, understanding and attention to detail on each case. Mrs. Hollingsworth is a member of CAAA, the California Applicant Attorney Association.
PATRICK R. HOLLINGSWORTH, ESQ.
Patrick R. Hollingsworth earned his B.A. from the University of Southern California and a J.D. from Thomas Jefferson School of Law. He was admitted to the California State Bar in 2009, and has since brought a fresh outlook to the family’s practice. He has seen first hand the value of managing a business that emphasizes client needs in order to provide quality service that delivers when his his clients need it most. He believes that workers’ compensation representation is about fairness and equity, principles that are especially important for those who have sacrificed their health while working to support their own families.
As a lawyer, Patrick takes pride in making time for his clients by being available when they need him. He adheres to the firm’s philosophy that this is a family business focused on helping individuals and other families in their time of need.