Julie E. Van Wert


800 Wilshire Boulevard

Suite 1550

Los Angeles, CA 90017

T: (213) 404-0244




  • California
  • U.S. District Court, Central District of California
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit


  • Los Angeles County Bar Association
  • National Association of Women Lawyers


  • University of California, Berkeley, B.A., 1989, English, High Honors in Major
  • University of California, Los Angeles, J.D., 1993


Ms. Van Wert’s practice focuses on insurance coverage and litigation, representing insurers in intricate and complicated coverage disputes with an emphasis on employment practices liability, professional liability, directors’ and officers’ liability, technology and media liability, and commercial general liability matters. In addition to her coverage practice, Ms. Van Wert defends legal malpractice and employment related matters, including wrongful termination, discrimination and harassment claims.   Having started her legal career in the public interest arena, primarily in the area of children’s rights and advocacy for the homeless, and her coverage practice representing policy holders, Ms. Van Wert breadth of experience makes her uniquely adept at bringing complicated and bitterly contested matters to resolution.