Katrina was born and raised in the Rogue Valley graduating at the top of her class from North Medford High School in 1993. She is married, has one son, and one grandson. Katrina has been with the firm since October 1993. She has helped hundreds of clients to understand the issues involved in their cases during her 30 years with our firm. Katrina is the Office Manager, but also continues to work with our personal injury department, both in settlement and litigation. Her duties focus on medical billing and records, lien tracking and negotiating, as well as disbursing of settlement funds.
Teresa was born and raised in the Rogue Valley graduating from Phoenix High School in 1985. She is married, has three children, and 4 grandchildren. Teresa is the lead Worker’s Compensation and Social Security paralegal for the firm. She has been with the firm since 1989. Prior to working for the firm, she worked at SAIF Corporation for 4 1⁄2 years, and was a certified claims examiner. For our workers’ compensation practice, Teresa is the main contact for clients, medical providers, legal and judicial assistants and judges. She assists the attorneys in all aspects of a claim. She is responsible for filing all appeals and court documents, scheduling (clients, doctor consultations, depositions, mediations), collecting and maintaining medical records, medical liens, and assists with settlement negotiations and hearing preparation. Teresa is also a vital part of our Social Security Disability practice. She is the main contact for clients, medical providers, judicial assistants and judges. She assists the attorneys in filing all appeals and court documents. She handles screening, scheduling, collecting and maintaining medical records, and assists the attorney with hearing preparation.
Ms. Wilkinson was born in Bellflower, California and relocated with her family to the Rogue Valley over 40 years ago. She has 24 years experience in the legal field with a specialty in civil litigation. She is passionate about music, volunteering with the SMHS band, and her beloved two sons. Currently, Ms. Wilkinson is the lead civil/personal injury law paralegal for the firm. She has extensive knowledge in handling and preparing cases involving sex abuse, nursing home neglect, motor vehicle accidents, and employment. A few of Ms. Wilkinson’s duties include negotiating settlements with insurance companies, preparing pleadings and subpoenas, scheduling site inspections, depositions, medical expert testimony, and attending court to assist the attorney in trial. Ms. Wilkinson has been with the Black Chapman team since 2007.
Sonia joined the Black, Chapman, Petersen & Stevens firm in February of 2018. She was born in Cuautla, a small town in the state of Jalisco in Mexico. Her family moved to Oregon in 1996 from Washington state. She graduated from Phoenix High School in 2007. She and her family live in Phoenix, Oregon. Sonia facilitates the appointments of our Spanish speaking clients and acts as office interpreter. Her other duties include processing of incoming and outgoing mail and assisting all departments with whatever tasks are needed.
Our large and experienced staff is organized to provide our clients the very best in legal service. Normally it is our staff who will return phone inquires, gather and coordinate important information and help to keep you up to date on case details.
Workers’ Compensation Department
Teresa will be assisting you on your claims. Teresa is the main client contact and assists the attorneys in file preparation and settlement negotiations. She has been with the firm since 1989.
Social Security Department
Teresa will be assisting you on your claim. Teresa prepares court documents, gathers medical documentation, client contact, schedules hearings, closes files and has been with the firm since 1989.
Personal Injury Department
Davina, Katrina and Sonia work in the Personal Injury Department. Davina is responsible for maintaining client contact, preparing cases for settlement, and negotiates with insurance adjusters. She is also our staff investigator and litigation paralegal and assists in scheduling depositions and preparing cases for trial. She has been with the firm since 2007. Katrina is responsible for maintaining medical bills, records, insurance liens, and preparing cases for settlement and trial. She is also a litigation paralegal and responsible for scheduling events such as doctor consults, mediations, settlement conferences, and trials. She has been with the firm since 1993. Sonia assists with these duties, by requesting medical records, sending wage loss documents, and sending demand packages. Sonia has been with the firm since 2018.
Katrina F. Moore – Office Manager/Paralegal – [email protected]
Teresa Richey – Workers’ Compensation/Social Security Disability Specialist – [email protected]
Davina Wilkinson – Paralegal/Investigator – [email protected]
Sonia Rodriguez – Legal Assistant/Receptionist – [email protected]
Marla Uhles – Retired Office Manager, Emeritus – [email protected]