Committee Members
Litigation
Full NamePositionTerm StartTerm EndOrganization
Angela M. MachalaChair7/1/20186/30/2019Scheper Kim & Harris LLP
Monisha A. CoelhoChair Elect7/1/20186/30/2019Adli Law Group
Douglas N. SilversteinVice Chair7/1/20186/30/2019Kesluk, Silverstein & Jacob, P.C.
Eric Y. KizirianSecretary7/1/20186/30/2019Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP
Joshua G. HamiltonImmediate Past Chair7/1/20186/30/2019Latham & Watkins LLP
Christian J. ScaliCo-Chair, Breakfast at the Bar Committee7/1/20186/30/2019The Scali Law Firm
Ibiere SeckCo-Chair, Breakfast at the Bar Committee7/1/20186/30/2019Seck Law, P.C.
Geoffrey StoverCo-Chair, Breakfast at the Bar Committee7/1/20186/30/2019Steinbrecher & Span LLP
Peter B. MorrisonCo-Chair, Brown Bag Lunch Committee7/1/20186/30/2019Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP
Esther K. RoCo-Chair, Brown Bag Lunch Committee7/1/20186/30/2019Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP
Celene Chan AndrewsCo-Chair, Communications/Website Committee7/1/20186/30/2019Kasdan LippSmith Weber Turner LLP
Cherisse Heidi Alcantara CleofeCo-Chair, Communications/Website Committee7/1/20186/30/2019Kiesel Law LLP
Jeff S. Westerman, EsqCo-Chair, Court Funding/Legislator Meetings7/1/20166/30/2019Westerman Law Corp.
Roxanne M. WilsonCo-Chair, Court Funding/Legislator Meetings7/1/20186/30/2019Mayer Brown LLP
Gary J. GoodsteinCo-Chair, Court Alerts Committee7/1/20186/30/2019Goodstein & Berman LLP
Oscar R. GutierrezCo-Chair, Court Alerts Committee7/1/20186/30/2019Law Offices of Oscar H. Gutierrez, APC
Daniel M. CrowleyCo-Chair, Inn of Court7/1/20186/30/2019Booth Mitchel & Strange LLP
Margaret L. CarterCo-Chair, Legislation Committee7/1/20186/30/2019O'Melveny & Myers LLP
Aaron M. MayCo-Chair, Legislation Committee7/1/20186/30/2019Huang Ybarra Gelberg & May LLP
Brian T. Glennon, EsqCo-Chair, Membership Committee7/1/20186/30/2019Latham & Watkins LLP
Mike H. MadokoroCo-Chair, Membership Committee7/1/20186/30/2019Bowman and Brooke LLP
Shehnaz M. BhujwalaCo-Chair, Programs Committee7/1/20186/30/2019Boucher LLP
Michael C. TuCo-Chair, Programs Committee7/1/20186/30/2019Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
Marlin E. HowesSpecial Projects7/1/20186/30/2019Sempra Energy/OGC
Amos A. LowderSpecial Projects7/1/20186/30/2019Scheper, Kim & Harris LLP
Caleb LH MarkerSpecial Projects7/1/20186/30/2019Zimmerman Reed LLP
John J. O'Kane, IVSpecial Projects7/1/20186/30/2019Skiermont Derby LLP
Hon Andre Birotte, JrMember7/1/20166/30/2019United States District Court, Central District of California
Hon Rupert A. ByrdsongMember9/10/20186/30/2021Los Angeles Superior Court
Philip E. CookMember7/1/20186/30/2019The Cook Law Firm
Hon Michelle Williams CourtMember7/1/20166/30/2019Los Angeles Superior Court
Rachel L. FisetMember7/1/20186/30/2021Zweiback Fiset Coleman LLP
Daniel S. HurwitzMember7/1/20186/30/2021Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker
Hon Steve KimMember9/21/20186/30/2019United States District Court, Central District of California
Hon Ruth Ann KwanMember2/25/20196/30/2019Los Angeles Superior
Cheryl Marie LottMember7/1/20186/30/2019Buchalter
Hon Elaine LuMember9/21/20186/30/2019L.A. Superior Court
Hon Dalila C. LyonsMember2/25/20196/30/2019Los Angeles Superior Court
Hon Alison M. MackenzieMember7/1/20186/30/2019Los Angeles Superior Court
Hon Lia R. MartinMember9/21/20186/30/2019Los Angeles Superior Court
Hon Audra M. MoriMember7/1/20186/30/2021Los Angeles Superior Court
Hon Maren E. NelsonMember7/1/20166/30/2019Superior Court for the County of Los Angeles
Hon Fernando M. OlguinMember7/1/20186/30/2021United States District Court
Hon Yolanda Orozco, EsqMember2/25/20196/30/2019Los Angeles Superior Court
Hilary PotashnerMember5/17/20196/30/2020Office of the Federal Public Defender
Hon Stuart M. RiceMember7/1/20166/30/2019Superior Court of CA, Southwest District Los Angeles
Charles H. SamelMember7/1/20186/30/2021Perkins Coie LLP
Hon Barbara M. ScheperMember9/10/20186/30/2021Los Angeles Superior Court
Ashley Margaret SimonsenMember7/1/20186/30/2021Covington & Burling LLP
Hon Karen L. StevensonMember7/1/20166/30/2019 
Andrew K. WalshMember9/10/20186/30/2021Hueston Hennigan LLP
David M. WalshMember7/1/20166/30/2019Morrison & Foerster LLP
Hon Michael R. WilnerMember9/21/20186/30/2019United States District Court
Jan Dodd Eve YukevichMember9/10/20186/30/2021Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
Hon Helen ZukinMember7/1/20186/30/2021Los Angeles Superior Court
Valerie M. GooAssociation of Business Trial Lawyers Liaison9/10/20186/30/2019Crowell & Moring LLP
Aaron Shawn ThompsonBarristers Liaison7/1/20186/30/2019WilmerHale
Marta A. AlcumbracAssociation of Southern California Defense Counsel Liaison7/1/20186/30/2019Robie & Matthai APC
Henry J. JosefsbergInn of Court Liaison7/1/20186/30/2019Law Offices
Staci Mari TomitaJapanese American Bar Association Liaison7/1/20186/30/2019Shumener, Odson & Oh LLP
Candace L. MatsonLGBT Bar Association of Los Angeles Liaison9/10/20186/30/2019Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP
Thom H. PetersLos Angeles City Attorney Liaison7/1/20186/30/2019Los Angeles City Attorney's Office
Julie R. GerchikWomen Lawyers Association of Los Angeles Liaison9/10/20186/30/2019Glaser Weil Fink Howard Avchen & Shapiro LLP
Mark A. AlbertEx Officio7/1/20186/30/2019Mark Anchor Albert & Associates
Hon Judith M. Ashmann-GerstEx Officio7/1/20186/30/2019Second District Court of Appeal
Herbert M. Barish, EsqEx Officio7/1/20186/30/2019Law Offices of Herbert Barish
Hon Helen I. BendixEx Officio7/1/20186/30/2019Los Angeles Superior Court
Hon Stephanie BowickEx Officio7/1/20186/30/2019Los Angeles Superior Court
Hon Kevin C. BrazileEx Officio7/1/20186/30/2019Los Angeles Superior Court
Hon Richard J. Burdge, JrEx Officio7/1/20186/30/2019Los Angeles Superior Court
Kevin K. CallahanEx Officio7/1/20186/30/2019Thon Beck Vanni Callahan & Powell
Hon Brian S. CurreyEx Officio7/1/20186/30/2019California Court of Appeal, Second District, Division 4
Patricia Egan DaehnkeEx Officio7/1/20186/30/2019Collinson, Daehnke, Inlow & Greco
Kirk D. DillmanEx Officio7/1/20186/30/2019McKool Smith Hennigan, P.C.
Hon Lee S. EdmonEx Officio7/1/20186/30/2019California Court of Appeal, 2nd Appellate District, Division 3
Vince FarhatEx Officio7/1/20186/30/2019Holland & Knight
Kenneth C. FeldmanEx Officio7/1/20186/30/2019Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP
John D. FowlerEx Officio7/1/20186/30/2019John D. Fowler, Esq.
Tai E. Glenn, EsqEx Officio7/1/20186/30/2019Inner City Law Center - Los Angeles, CA
Samantha C. GrantEx Officio7/1/20166/30/2019Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP
Amos E. Hartston, EsqEx Officio7/1/20186/30/2019California Department of Justice
Vincent H. HerronEx Officio7/1/20186/30/2019Abelson Herron Halpern LLP
Hon Samantha JessnerEx Officio7/1/20186/30/2019Los Angeles Superior Court
Richard L. KellnerEx Officio7/1/20166/30/2019Kellner Law Group PC
Paul R. KieselEx Officio7/1/20186/30/2019Kiesel Law, LLP
Hon Carolyn B. KuhlEx Officio7/1/20186/30/2019Los Angeles Superior Court
David R. LiraEx Officio7/1/20186/30/2019Girardi & Keese
Elizabeth D. MannEx Officio7/1/20186/30/2019Mayer Brown, LLP
Hon John L. SegalEx Officio7/1/20186/30/2019California Court of Appeal
Hon Suzanne H. SegalEx Officio7/1/20186/30/2019United States District Court
Hon Mary H. StrobelEx Officio7/1/20186/30/2019Los Angeles Superior Court
David W. SwiftEx Officio7/1/20186/30/2019Kinsella Weitzman Iser Kump & Aldisert LLP
Gregory J. WeingartEx Officio7/1/20186/30/2019Munger Tolles & Olson LLP
Hon Debre K. WeintraubEx Officio7/1/20186/30/2019Los Angeles Superior Court
Rolf S. WoolnerEx Officio7/1/20186/30/2019Winston & Strawn LLP
Jennifer B. ZargarofEx Officio7/1/20186/30/2019Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP