Using Medical Marijuana to treat your work INjury?

Navigating the complex terrain of medical marijuana reimbursement in Pennsylvania requires a seasoned legal advocate who understands the intricacies of the law. Jenifer Kaufman is considered by her peers to be the leading legal authority on medical marijuana and workers' compensation in Pennsylvania.  She knows how to get workers' comp to cover the cost of treating your injury with medical marijuana.

Why Should I choose kaufman workers' compensation Law to help me get reimbursed for the cost of using medical marijuana to treat my work injury?

Since medical marijuana was legalized in Pennsylvania in 2016, Jenifer Kaufman has worked tirelessly to get workers' compensation to pay for treatment with medical marijuana. Jenifer litigated and won the landmark Commonwealth Court case, Fegley v. Firestone Tire & Rubber (WCAB), 680 C.D. 2021 (March 17, 2023). As a result of this win, Pennsylvania workers who use medical marijuana to treat their work injuries can be reimbursed for the cost of this treatment.

What do i need to do to be reimbursed for the cost of medical marijuana used to treat my work injury?

Hiring an attorney to assist you with getting reimbursed for your out-of-pocket medical marijuana costs offers many advantages: They understand the legal framework surrounding medical marijuana reimbursement, giving you an upper hand in negotiations and potential legal proceedings. There are specific rules and guidelines for making a successful claim for reimbursement of medical marijuana costs. Jenifer Kaufman will never take a fee against any reimbursement she is able to obtain on your behalf. She will ask for the insurance carrier to pay her fee for the work performed. Contact Jenifer Kaufman to schedule a free consultation.

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Jenifer's Kaufman's presentations, podcasts and scholarly articles about medical marijuana reimbursement for injured workers in Pennsylvania:

Since 2018, Jenifer has lectured extensively on the interplay between Pennsylvania's workers’ compensation and medical marijuana laws. She enjoys speaking on this topic and welcomes opportunities to further educate the public about this emerging area of Pennsylvania workers compensation law. She also has a “Comp and Cannabis” blog and newsletter which you can access here. A list of prior speaking engagements is listed here.


If you’ve been injured at work and are now being treated with medical marijuana, Kaufman Workers’ Compensation Law can help you get reimbursed for those expenses. Contact lead attorney Jenifer Dana Kaufman today to schedule a consultation and get the reimbursement you deserve after a workplace injury.

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