Robert J. Wolfe

Robert Wolfe

Partner, 1987-2015
Email Robert WolfeDownload Vcard

Areas of Practice

  • Construction Defect Litigation
  • General Civil Trials
  • Insurance Bad Faith
  • Professional Liability
  • Public Entity Liability

Bar Admissions

  • California, 1987
  • U.S. District Court Central District of California
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of California
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of California
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit


  • Southwestern University School of Law, Los Angeles, CA, 1987, J.D.
    — Phi Alpha Delta
  • California State University, Long Beach, CA, 1984, B.S.

Honors and Awards

  • Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent® Peer Review Rated
  • Southern California Super Lawyer, 2005, 2009-2016
  • Lawdragon, Top 500 Lawyers in America, finalist
  • National Law Journal, Top 25 Largest Verdicts in California, 2002

Published Works

  • ADR Clauses, Home Buyers Beware — Legal Feature, CAOC Forum, 2003
  • Abandonment Issues: What to Do When an Insurance Carrier Denies Coverage and Refuses to Defend. - Pincus Professional Education, 2015

Speaking Engagements

  • LA: Jury Selection, Pincus Professional Education, 2015
  • Bad Faith California, Pincus Professional Education 2015
  • Franchise Issues, National Association of Dealers Counsel, Legal Conference, Franchise Law Panel, 2007
  • Current Trends in Construction Defect Litigation, 7th Annual MC Consultants Seminar, Lake Tahoe, California, 2003
  • Construction Defect, The Supreme Court, Separating the Wheat from The Chaff, 13th Annual CAOC Seminar, 2001
  • Consumer Attorneys of California, College Trial of the Arts, 2004

Professional Associations

  • American Board of Trial Advocates, Member
  • State Bar of California, Member
  • Consumer Attorneys of Los Angeles, Member
  • Consumer Attorneys of California, Member
  • Los Angeles County Bar Association, Member
  • Orange County Trial Lawyers Association, Member


Mr. Wolfe received his J.D. from Southwestern University School of Law in 1987.  He is admitted to the California Bar, the U.S. District Court for the Central, Southern, Eastern and Northern Districts of California, and the U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit.  In his over forty trials in state and federal courts, he has successfully represented homeowners in construction defect matters, borrowers against lenders for fraudulent banking practices, automobile dealers against manufacturers for unfair business practices, and individuals who have suffered catastrophic injuries.