James Werner is an Associate in Selman Breitman’s Orange County Office and is a member of the firm’s General Liability, Product Liability, and Toxic Tort/Environmental Practice Groups.  James represents his clients in personal injury lawsuits, major property damage, and claims involving multiple tortfeasors.  James’ clients include ridesharing companies, insurance carriers, and a variety of small businesses. He also has experience in defending clients in disputes that involve breach of contract, fraud, and product liability.

James’ extensive experience in Commercial Litigation provides him a unique ability to provide an aggressive and efficient defense to his clients.  He works closely with Clients  and provides an involved, client-focused emphasis on case-handling to serve his client’s interests.

Bar Admission

California (2019)

U.S. District Court Central District of California (2020)

U.S. District Court Eastern District of California (2021)

U.S. District Court Northern District of California (2020)

U.S. District Court Southern District of California (2021)


Michigan State University College of Law, J.D. (2017)

University of Arizona, B.A., Political Science Law & Public Policy (2012) (cum laude)