Brett Gilstrap joined Hanna Brophy in April 2004. He defends all aspects of workers’ compensation. He practices in State and federal courts. Brett was with Hanna Brophy’s San Francisco office for 10 years and now practices out of our Fresno and Bakersfield offices, covering WCAB appearances in Fresno, Stockton, Bakersfield, San Luis Obispo, and San Francisco, including asbestos cases.

Prior to working for Hanna Brophy, Brett clerked at the United States Attorney’s Office and Legal Department of the Army Corp of Engineers.  He served as a military police officer in the U.S. Army and earned his Bachelor’s degree in political science at UC Davis in 1994.  He received his Juris Doctor at the University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law in 2001.

  • Labor Code section 132a and Serious & Willful Misconduct
  • Workers' Compensation Defense

  • State Bar of California
  • San Francisco Bar Association
  • Fresno County Bar Association
  • PWC- Frenso