Ervin Cohen & Jessup LLP

9401 Wilshire Blvd 9th Floor

Beverly Hills, CA 90212

d. (310) 273-6333


West LA II

Peter Selvin


Mr. Selvin has more than 30 years of experience handling insurance coverage and international litigation. He represents insurers and national corporations in high-stakes civil disputes in a variety of commercial and business settings around the United States.


In 2011, Mr. Selvin won one of the largest judgments issued that year by the Los Angeles Superior Court – a $23 million judgment after trial. This case arose out of a commercial lending relationship involving a major institutional lender. Other notable experience includes a highly publicized three-month “bet the company” jury trial involving claims in the billions of dollars; his longstanding representation of media figures and celebrities in high-stakes litigation; and his expertise in successfully securing insurance coverage in cases involving business torts and intellectual property claims.


Throughout his career, he has maintained the highest AV “Preeminent” peer-review rating from the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory. Since 2007, Mr. Selvin has been listed in Best Lawyers® for both Commercial Litigation and Insurance Law and has also been listed as a Southern California Super Lawyer in the area of Commercial Litigation.

A graduate of the University of Chicago and the UCLA School of Law, Mr. Selvin is a Fellow in the highly selective Litigation Counsel of America. He is also a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum®, a nationwide organization which recognizes lawyers who have won million and multi-million dollar verdicts.


Lawyers in America®.

Since 2007, Law and Politics, Inc. has identified Mr. Selvin as a Southern California “Super Lawyer” for Business Litigation.



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