Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
Mr. Klee's focus is defending insurance companies and their affiliates that are sued in individual actions and class actions for bad faith, fraud, unfair competition and other torts. He has handled over 2,000 such cases throughout the country over the past 30 years. His client list includes most of the major insurance carriers doing business in California, including Allstate, Fireman's Fund, Infinity, Mercury, and Unum/Provident.
Mr. Klee has handled numerous jury trials in both state and federal court, and consistently obtained favorable results for his clients in these contested proceedings. Mr. Klee is a member of ABOTA and a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers, which limits its membership to the top 1% of trial lawyers in the United States and Canada. Mr. Klee is top-ranked (Band 1) by Chambers USA and has also been recognized as one of California's Top 100 Attorneys by the Los Angeles Daily Journal and one of San Diego's Top 10 Attorneys by Super Lawyers.
Mr. Klee is a co-author of the Rutter Group’s Insurance Litigation California Practice Guide, which is California’s leading treatise on insurance law.