Ethan Carlyle Of Counsel




Ethan Carlyle represents businesses and individuals primarily in the defense of claims related to general liability, automobile liability, premises liability and personal injury. He also has experience defending insurance companies in first-party litigation alleging bad faith claims handling, and defending and prosecuting businesses in commercial litigation involving contracts and other business disputes. Ethan has tried numerous lawsuits to verdict and prides himself on providing timely and excellent representation for all of his clients. 

Ethan also has extensive experience handling commercial litigation matters and helps his clients deal with complex litigation arising from business disputes. Ethan helps his clients through the entire process from service of process through motion practice, mediation, verdict, appeal and settlement.

Areas of Focus

Complex Tort & General Casualty
Ethan has extensive experience representing individuals and businesses in a variety of personal injury claims involving automobile accidents, premises liability and workplace accidents. He has defended numerous suits arising out of oil and gas drilling rigs and plant-related incidents resulting in catastrophic personal injuries.


Representative Matters

Defended major insurance companies in first-party lawsuits alleging business interruption claims resulting from COVID-19. Obtained favorable rulings in each case on a lack coverage. 

Obtained a complete defense verdict on behalf of major airline in three-week trial in Santa Monica, California, regarding multimillion-dollar lawsuit involving in-flight services. 

Obtained numerous summary judgments and other pretrial dismissals on behalf of clients suffering frivolous lawsuits.