Hae Won Ko


Hae Won Ko specializes in complicated coverage issues, as well as civil litigation of third-party insurance defense matters. She handles a complete range of insurance coverage matters arising out of personal, commercial, and specialty lines and has also litigated in the areas of co-carriers’ coverage contribution actions.

Hae Won's experience also includes the defense of various entities, including governmental agencies, in personal injury cases involving automobile accidents, construction zone liability, and/or premises liability actions.

Hae Won has extensive experience in drafting substantive motions, including Summary Judgment/Adjudication Motions, which have either prevailed, or resulted in favorable settlements while the motions were taken under submission by the Courts. Hae Won has also co-authored multiple appellate briefs, including but not limited to the Respondent Brief in the reported/published case of Jones v. P.S. Development Co., Inc, et al., 166 Cal.App.4th 707 (2008), wherein the appellate court affirmed the trial court’s Summary Judgment in favor of the Respondent/defendant.

Prior to joining Bullard, Brown & Beal in 2005, Hae Won litigated and defended workers compensation cases in front of various Worker’s Compensation Appeals Board throughout Southern California. Ms. Ko is fluent in Korean.

Hae Won received her B.A. with a double major in Sociology and Mass Communications from the University of California Berkeley in 1999, and was a member of Alpha Kappa Delta, International Sociology Honor Society, 1998 & 1999. She received her J.D. from Loyola Law School – Los Angeles, 2004; Dean’s Honor List 2003-2004; The Mabel Wilson Richards Scholarship 2003 and 2004; LLS Jesuit Community Scholarship, 2003-2004. 

Hae Won is admitted to the State Bar of California 2004; and United States District Court 2004.