Calvin Whang is an Associate in Selman Breitman’s Los Angeles office and is a member of the firm’s Cyber Law, Insurance, Toxic Tort/Environmental, Commercial Litigation, and General Liability practice groups. 

Calvin represents financial institutions, corporations, and insurance companies in privacy, data breach, and insurance coverage disputes, including cases arising out of personal and financial data breaches, environmental pollution, toxic torts, and other long tail injuries which routinely contain extracontractual claims.  He also has experience in representing the interests of insurers under directors and officers, fidelity, errors and omissions, professional liability, excess, umbrella, and cyber crime insurance policies. 

With considerable experience in cyber law and insurance, Calvin is well-positioned to evaluate complex data breach and insurance coverage issues and provide insightful advice and recommendations to his clients.  He works closely with general counsel, claims representatives, and business owners to best protect their interests in an efficient manner.

Calvin grew up in Walnut, California and presently resides in the South Bay with his wife and two kids.  When not helping clients with their legal needs, he spends his time traveling with his family and following college football.

​Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Professional Liability Underwriting Society (PLUS), Member, 2006-2018

Bar Admission

  • California, 2001
  • U.S. District Court Central District of California
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of California
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of California
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of California
  • U.S. District Court District of Colorado
  • U.S.  Court of Appeals 9th Circuit

Education

University of San Diego School of Law, J.D., cum laude, 2001

Order of the Coif

Recipient, The Merit Scholarship (Full Tuition)

San Diego Law Review, Member

University of California, Irvine, B.A., 1998

Major: Political Science