Jonathan H. Colman

Jonathan H. Colman: Attorney with Colman Law Group AV stamp icon
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  • 500 N. Brand Boulevard, Suite 2200, Glendale, CA 91203
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  • Jon Colman, managing attorney for Colman Macdonald Law Group, has earned an AV Preeminent rating from his peers. The Los Angeles area civil litigation lawyer specializes in the investigation and litigation of suspect claims.
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Jonathan H. Colman has been practicing law in California since 1980 and is the managing attorney for Colman Law Group. He is rated AV Preeminent® by Martindale-Hubbell, the highest peer rating for lawyers in the United States. His practice includes the defense and investigation of suspect insurance claims, including MIST (minimum impact soft tissue automobile losses), premises liability (slip and fall, food-foreign objects), first and third party automobile claims (including uninsured motorist and staged accidents) and automobile theft and arson (examinations under oath).

Jon has represented numerous insurance carriers in first party claims (commercial, homeowners, rental, watercraft, jewelry), from property and arson to business interruption and suspicious mold claims.Phi Alpha Delta. Order of the Barristers. Member, Moot Court Board of Governors, 1979-1980. Instructor, National Insurance Crime Bureau, Special Investigators Academy. Arbitrator: American Arbitration Association; Los Angeles Superior Court; Sacramento Superior Court; Los Angeles Municipal Court. Referee, Los Angeles Superior Court, West District. Judge Pro Tem, Los Angeles Municipal Court.

Areas of Practice (22)

  • Civil Litigation and Trials
  • First and Third Party SIU Investigations
  • Examinations under Oath
  • Insurance Defense
  • Personal Injury Litigation
  • Premises Liability Litigation
  • Products Liability Litigation
  • Arson and Insurance Fraud
  • Insurance Bad Faith
  • Business Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Municipal Law
  • Local Government Defense
  • Professional Liability
  • Litigation
  • Excessive Use of Force
  • Construction Defects
  • Property Damage
  • Medical Claims
  • Mediation
  • Water Mitigation Fraud
  • Fraud

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
818-839-9959  Phone
818-546-8787  Fax
University Attended:
University of California, Los Angeles, B.A., Cum Laude, 1975
Law School Attended:
Southwestern University School of Law, J.D., Cum Laude, 1980
Year of First Admission:
United States District Court of California (Central and Eastern Districts); United States Court of Appeals (Ninth Circuit)
United States District Court of California (Central and Eastern Districts); United States Court of Appeals (Ninth Circuit); Risk and Insurance Management Society (RIMS); Claims and Litigation Management Alliance (CLM); International Association of Special Investigation Units – Legal Advocate; Southern California Fraud Investigators Association (SCFIA); Northern California Fraud Investigators Association (NCFIA)

Peer Reviews

A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.

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