Joe Yelda is an Associate in Selman Breitman’s San Diego insurance group. He represents clients in insurance coverage disputes and uninsured/underinsured motorists claims with a focus on transportation and rideshare companies.

During law school, Joe completed an externship at a firm defending plaintiffs in employment litigation and business-related matters. Immediately before joining Selman Breitman, he worked for an insurance company handling motor vehicle insurance defense. This experience proves valuable daily in the service he provides his clients. Before law school, Joe graduated cum laude from San Diego State University with a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice.

Originally from San Diego, Joe is proud to call the area home. When not serving clients, he enjoys exercising, playing soccer, and spending time with family and friends.

Professional Memberships and Affiliations

San Diego Bar Association, Member

Related Practices

Bar Admission

California (2021)


California Western School of Law, J.D. (2021)

San Diego State University, B.S. (Criminal Justice, cum laude) (2018)