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"Money" (Pink Floyd)

Here are the top-billing workers’ compensation attorneys for 2023 according to the DWC along with the average number of hours worked per day assuming they billed at the DWC’s maximum rate of $200 per hour and worked every single day of the year, weekends and holidays included: 
Carrier AttorneyApproved FeesHours Per Day
Dean Pappas$923,472.5012.65
Jeremy Lunn$640,487.008.77
Mark Midkiff$523,012.207.16
Claimant AttorneyApproved FeesHours Per Day
Adam Henderson$1,029,800.0014.10
Bill Abbott$923,175.0012.64
Fyodor Clay$817,950.0011.20
On the claimant attorney side, Adam Henderson moves up from number two to number one this year overtaking Bill Abbott who was number one in 2022. Mr. Henderson was indicted for billing fraud by a Travis County grand jury in 2021. You can read the indictment here. Mr. Henderson’s criminal case remains pending with a pre-trial hearing scheduled for March 20, 2024. 
To view the amount of approved attorney’s fees for each of the top 100 Claimant and Carrier workers’ compensation attorneys for 2023, click the following link: Top 100 2023.

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