Associates



Angela Martin

Angela Martin has been practicing in the areas of insurance coverage litigation, personal injury and business litigation since her admission to the California State Bar in 2005.  She has represented a variety of clients, including individuals, insurance carriers, medical equipment …

Saam Takaloo

Saam Takaloo is an attorney in the firm’s Long Beach office. Prior to joining Demler, Armstrong & Rowland, he worked as a law clerk at insurance defense and employment law firms.

Mr. Takaloo received his J.D. from Loyola Law School, …

Margaret Lesniak

Margaret has practiced in the areas of insurance bad faith litigation; personal injury; landlord/tenant; defense of public entities and their employees in civil litigation; ADA claims; employment and housing discrimination claims, boundary disputes, negligence actions and intentional torts.

Margaret received …

James V. Weixel

Jim Weixel, an attorney in the firm’s San Francisco office, has concentrated his practice on toxic tort defense and other areas of casualty defense litigation for over twenty-five years.

Mr. Weixel was admitted to the Ohio bar in 1990 and …

Tom Xu

Tom Xu is an associate at the Long Beach office of Demler, Armstrong & Rowland.  Mr. Xu earned his J.D. from Vanderbilt Law School in 2015 and his B.A. in Economics from UC Berkeley in 2012.  At Vanderbilt, Mr. Xu …

Vicky Chan

Vicky Chan is a graduate of the University of California, Davis and the University of California Hastings College of the law. She has been a civil litigator since 2003, specializing in the defense of residential and commercial property damage and …

Dalen Saludes

Dalen Saludes earned his law degree from Whittier Law School in 2007, where he was awarded the CALI Excellence for the Future Award for achieving the highest-class score in Legal Analysis. Prior to law school, Mr. Saludes graduated from the …

Lisa Pan

Lisa L. Pan has over 30-years’ experience as a litigator, with a special emphasis on insurance coverage and large-loss claims.  She also has experience evaluating insurance coverage for professional-liability cases involving insurance-agents, attorneys, accountants, engineers, securities brokers, real-estate professionals, pharmacists …

Kelly Kim

Kelly Kim is an attorney at the Long Beach office of Demler, Armstrong & Rowland, where her practice focuses on insurance defense.  Before joining Demler, Armstrong & Rowland, Kelly practiced insurance defense and business and employment litigation at a small …

Kathryn V. Dao

Kathryn V. Dao is an associate in the firm’s Long Beach office where her practice focuses on general liability insurance litigation and personal injury defense.  Ms. Dao’s representation of clients involves participating in all aspects of civil litigation from inception …

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