Daniel Ethan Selarz

Daniel Ethan Selarz

Daniel Ethan Selarz
Los Angeles, California
310-651-8685, Ext. 1

Daniel Selarz specializes in personal injury litigation, with a focus on motor vehicle negligence and premises liability. Mr. Selarz received his B.A. in Business Economics from the University of California Santa Barbara in 2009 and continued on to receive his Juris Doctorate from Southwestern Law School in 2012, where he earned Dean's List honors each year. While in law school, Mr. Selarz served as a staff member of the Southwestern Law Review and competed on behalf of the school's Trial Advocacy Honors Program, where his team was a finalist in the American Association for Justice (AAJ) Student Trial Advocacy Competition. He is currently an Adjunct Law Professor at Southwestern Law School, where he teaches Civil Pretrial Practice.

Mr. Selarz worked as a law clerk for Veatch Carlson throughout his final year of law school and, upon being admitted to the California Bar, began working as an associate in the firm's Law and Motion Department in 2012. Prior to joining Veatch Carlson, Mr. Selarz externed for the Honorable Otis D. Wright II of the United States District Court, Central District of California and for the Los Angeles City Attorney's Complex Litigation Department. Mr. Selarz is admitted to practice before all the California Courts and the United States District Court, Central District of California.

Areas of Practice

  • 100% Personal Injury

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • California, 2012


  • Southwestern Law School, Los Angeles, California
    • Juris Doctor - 2012
    • Honors: Dean's Merit Award
    • Honors: Trial Advocacy
    • Law Review: Southwestern Law Review, Staff Member, 2011 - 2012
  • University of California, Santa Barbara, California
    • B.A., Bachelor of Arts - 2009
    • Honors: Dean's Merit Award
    • Honors: National Honor Society
    • Major: Business Economics


  • Civil Pretrial Practice, Southwestern Law School
  • Off the Record with Plaintiffs’ Attorneys and Defense Attorneys, Southwestern Law School
  • Off the Record with Transactional Attorneys, Southwestern Law School
  • Recent Alumni & How They Found Their Jobs, Southwestern Law School
  • Excellence in Teaching Workshop: Peer Mentoring - The Faculty Version, Southwestern Law School

Honors and Awards

  • Southwestern Law Review
  • Southwestern Trial Advocacy Honors Program
  • Southwestern Dean’s Merit Award
  • American Association for Justice (AAJ) 2012 Student Trial Advocacy Competition Finalist

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association
  • Los Angeles County Bar Association
  • Beverly Hills Bar Association
  • American Association for Justice
  • Consumer Attorneys of California
  • Consumer Attorney’s Association of Los Angeles
  • Southwestern Law School Nickel Club Board Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Veatch Carlson, LLP, Los Angeles, CA
  • United States District Court, Central District of California, Los Angeles, CA
  • Office of the City Attorney: Complex Litigation Department, Los Angeles, CA
  • Los Angeles Superior Court, Van Nuys, CA


  • English


  • Alpha Epsilon Pi