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Joseph Max Andrews

Joseph Max Andrews

Practice areas:

Insurance, Defective and Dangerous Products, Business, Life Insurance

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1978

  1. Defective and Dangerous Products: 32%
  2. Insurance: 32%
  3. Business: 31%
  4. Life Insurance: 5%

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($275-400/hour), Contingent (25-40%), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

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Contact Info

Andrews & Hensleigh, LLP

1200 Wilshire Blvd.
Suite 615
Los Angeles, CA, 90017

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
ORActive200207/18/2015
CAActive197805/25/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV-Preeminent RatingRated AV-Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell, for more than 20 years running2013
Super Lawyer RatedSuper Lawyer Rated (Insurance) 2012 to present2012

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerAndrews & Hensleigh, LLP1996 - Present
PartnerLim, Kim & Andrews1988 - 1996
Associate then PartnerLewis, D'Amato, Brisbois and Bisgaard1979 - 1988

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Los Angeles County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Board of Trial AdvocatesMemberN/A
American Association for JusticeMemberN/A
Consumer Attorneys of CaliforniaMemberN/A
Consumer Attorneys Association of Los AngelesMemberN/A

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Fitch v. Select Products Co. (2005) 36 Cal.4th 812The jury awarded $6.9 million to the survivors. On appeal, the Court held that Medi-Cal cannot recover a deceased father's medical expenses from his children's wrongful death recovery.
Moore v. California Institute of Technology Jet Propulsion Laboratory (9th Cir. 2002) 275 F.3d 838Settled confidentially
McCoy v. Progressive West Ins. Co. (2009) 171 Cal.App.4th 785The jury awarded $17,175 in economic damages, $63,000 non-economic damages, and $100,000 punitive damages. The court awarded $24,646 for attorney’s fees and $25,624 for costs.

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Advocate, Journal of the Consumer Attorneys Association for Southern California, April 2009, pages 64-71.Product liability evidence in the internet age2009
Advocate, Journal of the Consumer Attorneys Association for Southern California, August 2009, pages 38-51First-party vehicle theft claims – turning the insurer’s attack against itself2009

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of California, Hastings College of the LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1978
University of California - RiversideN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1973