Alan Van Gelder

Alan Van Gelder

Alan Van Gelder is a partner at the law firm of Greene Broillet & Wheeler LLP in Santa Monica, California. He is a graduate of Southwestern University School of Law (2002) and California State University Northridge (1999). Since 2002 Mr. Van Gelder has been representing plaintiffs in cases involving severe personal injury, wrongful death, dangerous conditions, product liability, business litigation, and legal malpractice. 

Articles written by this author:

The actual-injury provision and the statute of limitations

Legal malpractice: Protecting clients from deals that take their time to go bad

Alan Van Gelder
Christian Nickerson

2014 November


Marijuana use and the civil jury trial

Marijuana use and the civil jury trial

The rules you must know before evidence of marijuana use is put before the jury

Alan Van Gelder

2015 May


Pedestrians: Walking the line of dangerous-condition claims

Missing traffic signals, inadequate crosswalks, and improper signage

Alan Van Gelder
Alexis Djivre

2017 March


Distracted drivers: Seeking punitive damages

Combatting the common defenses when you seek punitive damages against the distracted driver

Alan Van Gelder

2017 April