Committee Members
Litigation
Full NamePositionTerm StartTerm EndOrganization
Douglas N. SilversteinChair7/1/20206/30/2021Kesluk, Silverstein, Jacob & Morrison P.C.
Eric Y. KizirianChair Elect7/1/20206/30/2021Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP
Brian T. Glennon, EsqVice Chair7/1/20206/30/2021Latham & Watkins LLP
Shehnaz M. BhujwalaSecretary7/1/20206/30/2021Boucher LLP
Monisha A. CoelhoImmediate Past Chair7/1/20206/30/2021AlvaradoSmith
Celene Chan AndrewsCo-Chair, Brown Bag Lunch Committee7/1/20206/30/2021Kasdan LippSmith Weber Turner LLP
Diana Iketani IorlanoCo-Chair, Brown Bag Lunch Committee7/1/20206/30/2021Iketani Law Corporation
Mike H. MadokoroCo-Chair, Brown Bag Lunch Committee7/1/20206/30/2021Bowman and Brooke LLP
Ibiere Seck, EsqCo-Chair, Brown Bag Lunch Committee7/1/20206/30/2021Seck Law, P.C.
Christian J. ScaliCo-Chair, Communications/Website Committee7/1/20206/30/2021The Scali Law Firm
Ashley Margaret SimonsenCo-Chair, Communications/Website Committee7/1/20206/30/2021Covington & Burling LLP
Lisa Z. LiuCo-Chair, Communications/Website Committee and SCCLA Liaison7/1/20196/30/2021Law Offices of Lisa Z. Liu
John S. DurrantCo-Chair, Complex Courts Committee7/1/20196/30/2021Mitchell Silberberg & Knupp LLP
Eric B. KingsleyCo-Chair, Complex Courts Committee7/1/20196/30/2021Kingsley & Kingsley
Jeffrey A. KonciusCo-Chair, Complex Courts Committee7/1/20206/30/2023Kiesel Law LLP
Jeff S. Westerman, EsqCo-Chair, Court Funding/Legislator Meetings7/1/20206/30/2021Westerman Law Corp.
Roxanne M. WilsonCo-Chair, Court Funding/Legislator Meetings7/1/20206/30/2021Mayer Brown LLP
Brian David HershmanCo-Chair, Court Alerts Committee7/1/20206/30/2021Jones Day
Staci Mari TomitaCo-Chair, Court Alerts Committee7/1/20206/30/2021Shumener, Odson & Oh LLP
Armen Kevork AkaragianCo-Chair, Diversity Committee7/1/20206/30/2021Mardirossian & Associates, Inc.
Sylvia ChiuCo-Chair, Diversity Committee7/1/20206/30/2021Dentons US LLP,
Rohit D. NathCo-Chair, Diversity Committee7/1/20206/30/2021Susman Godfrey LLP
Geoffrey StoverCo-Chair, Federal Courts Committee7/1/20206/30/2021Steinbrecher & Span LLP
Cherisse Heidi Alcantara CleofeCo-Chair, Legislation Committee7/1/20206/30/2021Kiesel Law LLP
Esther K. RoCo-Chair, Legislation Committee7/1/20206/30/2021California Court of Appeal, Second Appellate District
Jean-Claude AndreCo-Chair, Membership Committee7/1/20206/30/2021Sidley Austin LLP
Koren L. BellCo-Chair, Membership Committee7/1/20206/30/2021Larson O'Brien LLP
Aaron M. MayCo-Chair, Membership Committee7/1/20206/30/2021Halpern May Ybarra Gelberg LLP
Peter B. MorrisonCo-Chair, Membership Committee7/1/20206/30/2021Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP
Oscar R. GutierrezCo-Chair, Programs Committee7/1/20206/30/2021Law Offices of Oscar H. Gutierrez, APC
Charles H. SamelCo-Chair, Programs Committee7/1/20206/30/2021Stoel Rives LLP
Marta A. AlcumbracMember7/1/20206/30/2021Robie & Matthai APC
Hon Andre Birotte, JrMember7/1/20196/30/2021United States District Court, Central District of California
Nabil A. BisharatMember7/1/20206/30/2021Orsus Gate LLP
Margaret L. CarterMember7/1/20196/30/2021O'Melveny & Myers LLP
Joyce J. ChoiMember7/1/20206/30/2021Bird Marella, PC
Philip E. CookMember7/1/20206/30/2021The Cook Law Firm
Melvin L. Felton, IIMember7/1/20206/30/2023Sanders Roberts LLP
Harmony Roselina GbeMember7/1/20206/30/2021U.S. District Court for the Central District of California
Julie R. GerchikMember7/1/20206/30/2021Glaser Weil Fink Howard Avchen & Shapiro LLP
Dmitry GorinMember7/1/20206/30/2021Eisner Gorin, LLP
Amber S. HealyMember7/1/20206/30/2021Atkinson Andelson Loya Ruud & Romo
Hon Steve KimMember7/1/20196/30/2021United States District Court, Central District of California
Emily T. KuwaharaMember7/1/20206/30/2023Crowell & Moring LLP
Hon Ruth Ann KwanMember7/1/20196/30/2021Los Angeles Superior
Timothy W. LooseMember7/1/20196/30/2021Gibson 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 MartinMember7/1/20196/30/2021Los Angeles Superior Court
Hon Audra M. MoriMember7/1/20186/30/2021Los Angeles Superior Court
Hon Maren E. NelsonMember7/1/20196/30/2021Superior Court for the County of Los Angeles
Chris NoyesMember7/1/20196/30/2021Kabateck LLP
Gerald S. OhnMember7/1/20206/30/2021Law Offices of Gerald S. Ohn, APC
Hon Fernando M. OlguinMember7/1/20186/30/2021United States District Court
Hon Yolanda OrozcoMember7/1/20196/30/2021Los Angeles Superior Court
Justin A. PalmerMember7/1/20206/30/2023Iverson, Yoakum, Papiano & Hatch
Hilary PotashnerMember7/1/20206/30/2021Larson O'Brien LLP
Hon Stuart M. RiceMember7/1/20196/30/2022Superior Court of CA, Southwest District Los Angeles
Justin Jones RodriguezMember7/1/20206/30/2021Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
Zachary Evan RothenbergMember7/1/20206/30/2021Nelson Hardiman LLP
Hon Barbara M. ScheperMember9/10/20186/30/2021Los Angeles Superior Court
Hon Laura A. SeigleMember7/1/20196/30/2022Los Angeles Superior Court
Michael Brian ShortnacyMember7/1/20206/30/2023Loeb & Loeb LLP
Hon Karen L. StevensonMember7/1/20206/30/2021 
Michael C. TuMember7/1/20206/30/2021Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
David M. WalshMember7/1/20196/30/2021Morrison & Foerster LLP
Hon Michael R. WilnerMember7/1/20196/30/2021United States District Court
Kara M. WolkeMember7/1/20196/30/2021Glancy Binkow & Goldberg LLP
Jan Dodd Eve YukevichMember9/10/20186/30/2021Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
Hon Helen ZukinMember7/1/20186/30/2021Los Angeles Superior Court
Hon Rupert A. ByrdsongJohn M. Langston Bar Association Liaison7/1/20196/30/2021Los Angeles Superior Court
Marisa Hernandez-SternMexican American Bar Association Liaison7/1/20206/30/2021California Department of Justice
Hon Judith M. Ashmann-GerstEx Officio7/1/20206/30/2021Second District Court of Appeal
Herbert M. Barish, EsqEx Officio7/1/20206/30/2021Law Offices of Herbert Barish
Hon Helen I. BendixEx Officio7/1/20206/30/2021California Court of Appeal, 2nd Appellate District, Div 1
Hon Stephanie BowickEx Officio7/1/20206/30/2021Los Angeles Superior Court
Hon Kevin C. BrazileEx Officio7/1/20206/30/2021Los Angeles Superior Court
Hon Richard J. Burdge, JrEx Officio7/1/20206/30/2021Los Angeles Superior Court
Hon Brian S. CurreyEx Officio7/1/20206/30/2021California Court of Appeal, Second District, Division 4
Patricia Egan DaehnkeEx Officio7/1/20206/30/2021Collinson, Daehnke, Inlow & Greco
Kirk D. DillmanEx Officio7/1/20206/30/2021McKool Smith Hennigan, P.C.
Hon Lee S. EdmonEx Officio7/1/20206/30/2021California Court of Appeal, 2nd Appellate District, Division 3
Kenneth C. FeldmanEx Officio7/1/20206/30/2021Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP
Joshua G. HamiltonEx Officio7/1/20206/30/2021Latham & Watkins LLP
Amos E. Hartston, EsqEx Officio7/1/20206/30/2021California Department of Justice
Hon Samantha JessnerEx Officio7/1/20206/30/2021Los Angeles Superior Court
Richard L. KellnerEx Officio7/1/20206/30/2021Kellner Law Group PC
Paul R. KieselEx Officio7/1/20206/30/2021Kiesel Law, LLP
Hon Carolyn B. KuhlEx Officio7/1/20206/30/2021Los Angeles Superior Court
Angela M. MachalaEx Officio7/1/20206/30/2021Scheper Kim & Harris LLP
Elizabeth D. MannEx Officio7/1/20206/30/2021Mayer Brown, LLP
Hon John L. SegalEx Officio7/1/20206/30/2021California Court of Appeal
Hon Suzanne H. SegalEx Officio7/1/20206/30/2021Roybal Federal Courthouse
Hon Mary H. StrobelEx Officio7/1/20206/30/2021Los Angeles Superior Court
Hon Debre K. WeintraubEx Officio7/1/20206/30/2021Los Angeles Superior Court
Rolf S. WoolnerEx Officio7/1/20206/30/2021Winston & Strawn LLP