Since 1969, Harlan Crossman has practiced Workers' Compensation law. Since 1972, he has devoted his legal practice to representing Arizona workers injured on the job. Mr. Crossman is an Arizona State Bar Board Certified Specialist in Worker's Compensation Law and has been since 1978. He has taught law school courses on the subject at Arizona State University School of Law.
Mr. Crossman is a member of the State Bar and State Bar Committee on Workers' Compensation. He served a number of years on the Compensation Rules Ad-Hoc Advisory Committee of the Industrial Commission of Arizona. He was appointed to serve as a Judge Pro Tempore to the Arizona Court of Appeals and served 4 years as the Chairman of the Arizona Workers' Compensation Wage Advisory Commission. In addition, he is currently a Disciplinary Hearing Officer appointed by the Arizona Supreme Court to preside over attorney discipline matters.
Mr. Crossman practices exclusively in this field and has spoken at seminars on this subject sponsored by the State Bar of Arizona, Arizona Trial Lawyers' Association, Arizona Workers' Compensation Association, and the Arizona Self-Insured's Association. He is published in this area with articles relating to injured workers appearing in the Arizona State Law Journal, The Arizona Bar Journal, and The Arizona Attorney.