Trial Judge Profiles
LA Superior Court

 

Trial Judge Profiles

 

Below are the trial court judges that are now hearing all Personal Injury Actions in the L.A. Superior Court. Click on the name of the judge in order to see a profile of that judge and to access current, valuable information about them. Our purpose is to conveniently provide information from the perspective of a civil plaintiff attorney regarding each judge. The profiles summarize that judge's background, court room policies and procedures and experience regarding civil trials. This information is intended for the use of CAALA members only and may not be duplicated or shared at any time with anyone other than CAALA members.

 

Judicial Officer

Courthouse

Dept.

Lawrence Cho

Santa Monica

R

 

 

 

Ralph Dau

Stanley Mosk

57

 

 

 

Laura C. Ellison

Torrance

A

 

 

 

Graciela Freixes

Chatsworth

F44

     

Michael Harwin

Van Nuys

M

 

 

 

James Kaddo

Van Nuys

I

 

 

 

John J. Kralik

Chatsworth

F46

 

 

 

Elizabeth A. Lippitt

Van Nuys

108

 

 

 

Patrick T. Madden

Long Beach

9

 

 

 

Lia Martin

CCW

316

 

 

 

David Minning

Stanley Mosk

35

     

Peter Mirich

Long Beach

S30

 

 

 

Anthony Mohr

Stanley Mosk

61

 

 

 

Stephen Moloney

Stanley Mosk

41

     

Mary Ann Murphy

Stanley Mosk

25

 

 

 

Nancy Newman

Santa Monica

S

     

Cary H. Nishimoto

Torrance

E

 

 

 

Charles F. Palmer

Stanley Mosk

33

 

 

 

Roy Paul

Long Beach

9

 

 

 

Jan Pluim

Pasadena

P

 

 

 

Randy Rhodes

Chatsworth

F50

 

 

 

C. Edward Simpson

Pasadena

R

 

 

 

Norman P. Tarle

Santa Monica

J

 

 

 

Bobbi Tillmon

Santa Monica

G

 

 

 

William G. Willet

Torrance

11