Judge Profile

Irving Bloom

Judicial Experience:

  • Workers' Compensation Judge, Bureau of Workers' Compensation

Rules/Procedures:

  • Are there any special practices or procedures lawyers appearing before you should know about? Requested findings are due 30 days after the close of the trial. Judge Bloom requires that claimants and lay witnesses testify in person.

  • Any suggestions, admonitions or recommendations you would make to lawyers appearing before you? Judge Bloom allows for continuances once, and after the first continuance they are only granted for documented health issues. Continuances must be filed at least 2 days before the hearing.