The leader in workers’ compensation defense law.

Counseling employers and insurance carriers throughout California.

Darlene de Guzman

Career Basics

Darlene de Guzman started her career in workers' compensation in 1992 when she began working as an examiner for State Compensation Insurance Fund. After graduating from law school, she decided to practice tax law, and did so for several years before returning to workers' compensation in 2001 to work for Mullen & Filippi, LLP. Darlene has many years experience in workers' compensation, having been certified as a specialist in 2011.


Darlene earned her Bachelor's Degree from the University of California, at Berkeley where she majored in Economics, in 1992. She then obtained her Juris Doctorate degree and a Master's in Business Administration from the University of San Francisco in 1997.

Professional Membership

Darlene is a member of the California State Bar Association and Filipino Bar Association of Northern California.

Personal Note

I believe that excellence is the gradual result of always striving to do better.

I am an avid San Francisco Giants fan and expects that they will win the World Series at least a few more times.