Markus R. Urstoeger

Markus R. Urstoeger

Modesto, California
Lead Counsel LC Rated

Markus received his B.A. in Political Science from University of California, Los Angeles, in 1991, and his J.D. from Santa Clara University School of Law in 1997. After a tumultuous year working with a law firm in Panama and Belize, he moved to Modesto and started representing injured workers in workers' compensation cases in the fall of 1998. He joined Rockwell, Kelly & Duarte, LLP in 2012. Markus has an outstanding reputation among his peers in the workers' compensation legal community.

Markus enjoys spending time with his wife (whom he married in Durango, Mexico) and his two children. He loves activities out of doors.

Markus speaks several languages, including Spanish.

Areas of Practice

  • Workers' Compensation


  • Santa Clara University School of Law, Santa Clara, California
    • J.D. - 1997
  • University of California, Los Angeles, California
    • B.A. - 1991
    • Major: Political Science


  • Spanish
California Applicants Attorneys Association Avvo Rating Super Lawyers

Making a false or fraudulent workers’ compensation claim is a felony subject to 5 years in prison or up to $50,000 or double the value of the fraud, whichever is greater, or by both imprisonment and fine.