Michael A.S. Newman

Michael Newman is a litigation partner in Barger & Wolen’s Los Angeles office. He is involved in a broad range of litigation matters, including insurance coverage disputes, bad faith liability actions, class actions and contractual disputes. Mr. Newman is a regular guest columnist for the Los Angeles Daily Journal and the San Francisco Daily Journal, engaged to write book reviews, opinions, and analysis of both current and historical legal issues. In addition, he is also the co-editor of Barger & Wolen’s Employment Law Observer blog.


  • University of California, Los Angeles, J.D., 1999
    Chief Comments Editor, UCLA Law Review
  • University of California, Berkeley, B.A., Phi Beta Kappa,1996

Articles & Publications

Professional Memberships

  • The State Bar of California
  • American Bar Association
  • Los Angeles County Bar Association
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