Redula and Redula LLP
Redula and Redula is a law firm in Monterey County, California that only helps injured workers get benefits. Our law firm represents clients at the Salinas Workers' Compensation Appeals Board (WCAB), which covers the counties of Monterey, San Benito and Santa Cruz. We are proud to help the injured worker.
We help injured workers get benefits, such as medical treatment, temporary disability, permanent disability, and supplemental job displacement vouchers. Not everyone qualifies for all of the benefits.
VIC R. REDULA, ESQ.
Vic Redula was an Electrical Engineer, a Cal/Osha Compliance Officer and now an Attorney representing injured workers ONLY.
He graduated from FEATI University in the Philippines with the degree of Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, Cum Laude. He took the Assistant Electrical Engineering Board Examinations and placed THIRD nationwide. He worked for the Manila Electric Company as a Commercial Engineer.
He came to California and worked for CAL/OSHA as a Compliance Safety Engineer. He enforced the Safety Laws of the State of California in the Tri-County area of Monterey, San Benito and Santa Cruz Counties for 14 years.
He then decided to change professions. He enrolled at the Monterey College of Law and graduated with a degree of Juris Doctor on June 1, 1986. He took and passed the California State Bar Examination on July 1986 and was sworn in as an attorney and Counselor at Law on December 11, 1986.
He is a Certified Workers' Compensation Specialist since May 14, 1993. He has been representing injured workers before the Salinas Workers' Compensation Appeals Board since he opened his own law office in October, 1991.
JASON K. REDULA, ESQ.
Jason is a native-born Californian. He was born and raised in Salinas, Monterey County.
Jason Redula obtained his bachelor's degree at the University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA) in 2002.
He graduated from California Western School of Law, San Diego and received his Juris Doctor Degree in May, 2005. He took and passed the California State Bar Examination on February 2006 and was sworn in as an attorney and Counselor at Law on May 31, 2006.
He joined the firm on June 1, 2006. He was made partner in 2014 and obtained his certification as a Workers' Compensation specialist.
Mr. Redula was a president for the local Monterey Bay chapter of the California Applicants’ Attorneys Association (CAAA) and is a sustaining member for CAAA.
He has volunteered at the Watsonville Law Center since 2010. He is a member of the Monterey County Bar Association, Filipino Community of the Salinas Valley, and is president for the newly formed Filipino American Lawyer Association of Silicon Valley & Monterey.
He enjoys working in Workers Compensation for the the applicants because he believes in fighting for benefits that injured workers deserve after their work injury, so that they can go back to work or pursue a different career.
VANESSA BONIFACIO-REDULA, ESQ.
Vanessa is Santa Cruz local. She graduated from the University of Southern California in 2001. She has a background in community relations, marketing, and fundraising - working with companies such as Coca-Cola, Los Angeles Kings, UCLA Medical Center, and nonprofits. Then, she decided to switch careers and go into law.
She graduated from Monterey College of Law with dual degrees in Doctor of Jurisprudence and Master of Legal Studies. She passed the bar and was sworn in on June 1, 2015.
Ms. Bonifacio-Redula joined the firm in June 2015. She is a member of the Monterey County Bar Association, Monterey County Womens Lawyers Association, California Applicants’ Attorney Association, Filipino Community of the Salinas Valley, Monterey Bay Workers’ Compensation Attorneys Association, and National Filipino American Lawyers Association.
In her past jobs, she had work injuries and knows the difficulties in navigating the workers’ compensation system. She is dedicated to helping injured workers get their benefits after their workers' compensation injury.
BRENDA V. CARPIO
Brenda is Atty. Vic Redula's Paralegal. She has been with the firm since 1993. She is friendly, courteous, and is very knowledgeable of workers' compensation laws of the State of California.
Alicia Castro has been with the firm since 2018. She has over thirty years in the legal field and customer service. She is from the Central Valley and received an Associates degree from Fresno City College.
Lily has been with the firm since September 2020. She attended CET in Salinas and received her certification in Business Office Administration.
She is friendly, dedicated, and works with great customer service.