2014 State Bar Workers’ Compensation Special Achievement Awards
Lifetime Achievement Award
Van Nuys, California
Born in 1931, Jack Koszdin grew up in Chicago, a child of Russian Jewish immigrants. As a young man he moved to California and attended UCLA for his undergraduate degree and his J.D. Admitted to the California State Bar in 1955, Mr. Koszdin dedicated his professional life to securing the rights of injured workers throughout California, which he championed through the law, through the classroom, and through broadcast media.