Committee Members
Litigation
Full NamePositionTerm StartTerm EndOrganization
Monisha A. CoelhoChair7/1/20196/30/2020Adli Law Group
Douglas N. SilversteinChair Elect7/1/20196/30/2020Kesluk, Silverstein & Jacob, P.C.
Eric Y. KizirianVice Chair7/1/20196/30/2020Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP
Brian T. Glennon, EsqSecretary7/1/20196/30/2020Latham & Watkins LLP
Angela M. MachalaImmediate Past Chair7/1/20196/30/2020Scheper Kim & Harris LLP
Gary J. GoodsteinCo-Chair, Breakfast at the Bar Committee7/1/20196/30/2020Goodstein & Berman LLP
Michael C. TuCo-Chair, Breakfast at the Bar Committee7/1/20196/30/2020Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
Celene Chan AndrewsCo-Chair, Brown Bag Lunch Committee7/1/20196/30/2020Kasdan LippSmith Weber Turner LLP
Charles H. SamelCo-Chair, Brown Bag Lunch Committee7/1/20196/30/2021Perkins Coie LLP
Ibiere SeckCo-Chair, Brown Bag Lunch Committee7/1/20196/30/2020Seck Law, P.C.
Christian J. ScaliCo-Chair, Communications/Website Committee7/1/20196/30/2020The Scali Law Firm
Lisa Z. LiuCo-Chair, Communications/Website Committee and SCCLA Liaison7/1/20196/30/2022Law Offices of Lisa Z. Liu
John S. DurrantCo-Chair, Complex Courts Committee7/1/20196/30/2022Mitchell Silberberg & Knupp LLP
Eric B. KingsleyCo-Chair, Complex Courts Committee7/1/20196/30/2022Kingsley & Kingsley
Jeff S. Westerman, EsqCo-Chair, Court Funding/Legislator Meetings7/1/20196/30/2020Westerman Law Corp.
Roxanne M. WilsonCo-Chair, Court Funding/Legislator Meetings7/1/20196/30/2020Mayer Brown LLP
Cherisse Heidi Alcantara CleofeCo-Chair, Court Alerts Committee7/1/20196/30/2020Kiesel Law LLP
Staci Mari TomitaCo-Chair, Court Alerts Committee7/1/20196/30/2020Shumener, Odson & Oh LLP
Shehnaz M. BhujwalaCo-Chair, Federal Courts Committee7/1/20196/30/2020Boucher LLP
Aaron M. MayCo-Chair, Federal Courts Committee7/1/20196/30/2020Huang Ybarra Gelberg & May LLP
Geoffrey StoverCo-Chair, Federal Courts Committee7/1/20196/30/2020Steinbrecher & Span LLP
Esther K. RoCo-Chair, Legislation Committee7/1/20196/30/2020California Court of Appeal, Second Appellate District
Marta A. AlcumbracCo-Chair, Legislation Committee/ASCDC Liaison7/1/20196/30/2020Robie & Matthai APC
Michael L. Mallow, PartnerCo-Chair, Membership Committee7/1/20196/30/2020Shook, Hardy & Bacon LLP
Peter B. MorrisonCo-Chair, Membership Committee7/1/20196/30/2020Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP
Oscar R. GutierrezCo-Chair, Programs Committee7/1/20196/30/2020Law Offices of Oscar H. Gutierrez, APC
Mike H. MadokoroCo-Chair, Programs Committee7/1/20196/30/2020Bowman and Brooke LLP
Hon Andre Birotte, JrMember7/1/20196/30/2022United States District Court, Central District of California
Margaret L. CarterMember7/1/20196/30/2022O'Melveny & Myers LLP
Sylvia ChiuMember7/1/20196/30/2022Dentons US LLP,
Philip E. CookMember7/1/20196/30/2020The Cook Law Firm
Karen A. HenryMember7/1/20196/30/2022Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
Brian David HershmanMember7/1/20196/30/2022Jones Day
Marlin E. HowesMember7/1/20196/30/2022Sempra Energy/OGC
Hon Steve KimMember7/1/20196/30/2021United States District Court, Central District of California
Hon Ruth Ann KwanMember7/1/20196/30/2021Los Angeles Superior
Timothy W. LooseMember7/1/20196/30/2022Gibson Dunn
Hon Elaine LuMember7/1/20196/30/2021L.A. Superior Court
Hon Dalila C. LyonsMember7/1/20196/30/2021Los Angeles Superior Court
Hon Alison M. MackenzieMember7/1/20196/30/2021Los Angeles Superior Court
Hon Lia R. MartinMember7/1/20196/30/2021Los Angeles Superior Court
Hon Audra M. MoriMember7/1/20186/30/2021Los Angeles Superior Court
Rohit D. NathMember7/1/20196/30/2022Susman Godfrey LLP
Hon Maren E. NelsonMember7/1/20196/30/2022Superior Court for the County of Los Angeles
Chris NoyesMember7/1/20196/30/2022Kabateck LLP
Hon Fernando M. OlguinMember7/1/20186/30/2021United States District Court
Hon Yolanda Orozco, EsqMember7/1/20196/30/2021Los Angeles Superior Court
Thom H. PetersMember7/1/20196/30/2021Los Angeles City Attorney's Office
Hilary PotashnerMember5/17/20196/30/2020Office of the Federal Public Defender
Hon Stuart M. RiceMember7/1/20196/30/2022Superior Court of CA, Southwest District Los Angeles
Hon Barbara M. ScheperMember9/10/20186/30/2021Los Angeles Superior Court
Hon Laura A. SeigleMember7/1/20196/30/2022Los Angeles Superior Court
Ashley Margaret SimonsenMember7/1/20186/30/2021Covington & Burling LLP
Hon Karen L. StevensonMember7/1/20196/30/2020 
Andrew K. WalshMember9/10/20186/30/2021Hueston Hennigan LLP
David M. WalshMember7/1/20196/30/2022Morrison & Foerster LLP
Hon Michael R. WilnerMember7/1/20196/30/2021United States District Court
Kara M. WolkeMember7/1/20196/30/2022Glancy Binkow & Goldberg LLP
Jan Dodd Eve YukevichMember9/10/20186/30/2021Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
Hon Helen ZukinMember7/1/20186/30/2021Los Angeles Superior Court
Nabil A. BisharatArab American Lawyers Association Liaison7/1/20196/30/2020Orsus Gate LLP
Armen Kevork AkaragianArmenian Bar Association Liaison7/1/20196/30/2022Akaragian Law, Inc.
Alexander FridCo-Liaison, Eastern European Bar Association7/25/20196/30/2020Miller Barondess, LLP
Dmitry GorinCo-Liaison, Eastern European Bar Association7/25/20196/30/2020Eisner Gorin, LLP
Diana Iketani IorlanoJapanese American Bar Association Liaison7/1/20196/30/2020Iketani Law Corporation
Jean-Claude AndreLGBT Bar Association of Los Angeles Liaison7/1/20196/30/2020Sidley Austin LLP
Hon Rupert A. ByrdsongJohn M. Langston Bar Association Liaison7/1/20196/30/2021Los Angeles Superior Court
Marisa Hernandez-SternMexican American Bar Association Liaison7/1/20196/30/2020California Department of Justice
Shilpa Ananth CoorgSouth Asian Bar Association Liaison7/1/20196/30/2020Winston & Strawn LLP
Hon Judith M. Ashmann-GerstEx Officio7/1/20196/30/2020Second District Court of Appeal
Herbert M. Barish, EsqEx Officio7/1/20196/30/2020Law Offices of Herbert Barish
Hon Helen I. BendixEx Officio7/1/20196/30/2020Los Angeles Superior Court
Hon Stephanie BowickEx Officio7/1/20196/30/2020Los Angeles Superior Court
Hon Kevin C. BrazileEx Officio7/1/20196/30/2020Los Angeles Superior Court
Hon Richard J. Burdge, JrEx Officio7/1/20196/30/2020Los Angeles Superior Court
Hon Brian S. CurreyEx Officio7/1/20196/30/2020California Court of Appeal, Second District, Division 4
Patricia Egan DaehnkeEx Officio7/1/20196/30/2020Collinson, Daehnke, Inlow & Greco
Kirk D. DillmanEx Officio7/1/20196/30/2020McKool Smith Hennigan, P.C.
Hon Lee S. EdmonEx Officio7/1/20196/30/2020California Court of Appeal, 2nd Appellate District, Division 3
Kenneth C. FeldmanEx Officio7/1/20196/30/2020Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP
Joshua G. HamiltonEx Officio7/1/20196/30/2020Latham & Watkins LLP
Amos E. Hartston, EsqEx Officio7/1/20196/30/2020California Department of Justice
Hon Samantha JessnerEx Officio7/1/20196/30/2020Los Angeles Superior Court
Richard L. KellnerEx Officio7/1/20196/30/2020Kellner Law Group PC
Paul R. KieselEx Officio7/1/20196/30/2020Kiesel Law, LLP
Hon Carolyn B. KuhlEx Officio7/1/20196/30/2020Los Angeles Superior Court
Elizabeth D. MannEx Officio7/1/20196/30/2020Mayer Brown, LLP
Hon John L. SegalEx Officio7/1/20196/30/2020California Court of Appeal
Hon Suzanne H. SegalEx Officio7/1/20196/30/2020United States District Court
Hon Mary H. StrobelEx Officio7/1/20196/30/2020Los Angeles Superior Court
Hon Debre K. WeintraubEx Officio7/1/20196/30/2020Los Angeles Superior Court
Rolf S. WoolnerEx Officio7/1/20196/30/2020Winston & Strawn LLP