Christopher J. Blanchard


Chris Blanchard joined Wade & Lowe as a clerk in 2008 while attending La Verne College of Law in Ontario. He became a full-time associate attorney with Wade & Lowe upon admission to the bar in 2011. He became a director of the firm in 2021.

Chris is experienced in the legal analysis of insurance coverage issues.  His practice focuses on assisting insurance carriers in navigating the insurance laws and regulations of California.  That assistance includes the preparation of insurance coverage opinions for clients, the prosecution of declaratory relief actions, and providing advice on claims handling and management.


California State University, San Bernardino, B.A., (2006)
University of La Verne College of Law, J.D., (2011)

Bar Admissions

California – 2011
U.S. District Courts for the Central and Eastern Districts

Professional Associations

California Bar Association
Association of Southern California Defense Council

Practice Areas

Insurance Coverage and Litigation
Insurance Claims Handling
Insurance Agency and Bad Faith
Insurance Fraud / S.I.U.