New York City Client Care Specialist Lavarra Barnett

Lavarra Barnett

Lavarra attended Monroe College and graduated with an Associates and Bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice. Lavarra joined at O’Connor Law team in 2020 as a paralegal. Prior to joining O’Connor Law, Lavarra worked in Human Resources and as a daycare assistant. Lavarra always wanted to work at law firm and her past administrative experience coupled with her compassion and nurturing spirit made her a perfect fit for the team. As a native New Yorker, one of the things Lavarra enjoys most about her job is being able to assist fellow New Yorkers with their Workers’ Compensation claims. Lavarra prides herself on being able to make a difference in her community. Lavarra is naturally compassionate, caring and she truly enjoys talking to clients. She loves that she is able to work with clients from the onset of the injury to closing the closing of their claim. one of her favourite things about working as a paralegal is being able to put a smile on the face of a client that is going through a difficult time and being able to ease their troubles.

Background Outside Workers’ Compensation and Social Security Disability Law

Outside of work Lavarra enjoys cooking, day parties and brunches, dancing and music, and high fashion. She is a huge Drake fan and her favorite designer is Alexander McQueen.

Lavarra’s mantra is don’t allow your past or present condition to control you. It’s just a process that you’re going through to get you to the next level.


Our legal team has a detailed knowledge of New York workers’ compensation and Social Security disability law, including a unique perspective gained from our founder’s past experience serving as defense counsel for dozens of workers’ compensation insurance firms. You can rest easy knowing that we have the skills necessary to handle your claim.


Our firm’s reputation is unparalleled throughout the Big Apple. When you choose to work with us, you’re getting the benefit of respected representation from one of the leading workers’ compensation and Social Security disability firms in the state.


At O’Connor Law, we understand how vital our work is to your future. We’re committed to fighting for your right to benefits while providing you with the support you need to navigate this difficult time in your life. You will always feel like you are our top priority.


We’re compassionate and empathetic, but far from being a pushover. We’re an iron fist in a velvet glove and will aggressively advocate for your interests—even if that means litigation is necessary to protect your right to benefits.

Protecting New Yorkers is what we do.

Our Process

Discuss your case (for free)

  • Meet briefly to learn more
  • Discuss your injuries or disability
  • Determine if we can help

We file your claim

  • Pay nothing upfront
  • No fee until you win
  • Feel confident with a legal team in your corner

We deal with the insurance company

  • We respond to requests and negotiate on your behalf
  • If they don’t play ball, we fight it out in court

You get the outcome you deserve

  • Get the compensation you’re entitled to
  • Ditch the stress
  • Get back to normal and living your life
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