Officers

President
Matthew Close
O'Melveny & Myers LLP
400 S. Hope St.
Los Angeles CA 90071
mclose@omm.com

President-Elect
Hilary Potashner
Office of the Federal Public Defender
321 East 2nd Street
Los Angeles CA 90012
President-Elect@fbala.org

Treasurer
Lane Dilg
UCLA Ofc of Legal Affairs
Box 951405
Los Angeles CA 90095
Treasurer@fbala.org

Secretary
Hon. Michael W. Fitzgerald
United States District Court Judge
Central District of Californiabr />

 
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FBA DAY AT THE PRO SE CLINIC
Every third Wednesday of the month is an "FBA Day"
at the District Court's Pro Se Clinic.
Find out more and volunteer!


MEET THE NEW CENTRAL DISTRICT MAGISTRATE JUDGES
January 31, 2017
Time: 6:00 PM
Registration: 5:15 PM
Hear from some of the Central Districtís newest Magistrate Judges as they reflect on their first several months on the bench. Topics to be discussed will include best practices in both civil and criminal cases, settlement conferences, discovery, consent cases, and questions from the audience. An event with widespread appeal, this panel is geared toward private practitioners, government attorneys, and judicial officers, as well as younger lawyers practicing in the Central District. The event will feature a networking reception beforehand.
Location: Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP
355 South Grand Ave., 35th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90071
Cost: FBA Members $75 - FBA Non-Members $90
In-House Counsel/Government Employee/Student $45
FBA Member Group of 10 $700
Non-FBA Member Group of 10 $800
Federal Judiciary and one guest - Complimentary
Federal Judiciary - Additional Guests $45
Click here for registration flyer and additional information
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Board Members

Past Presidents

2015-2016 David Willingham
2014-2015 Ken Sulzer
2013-2014 Sharon Ben-Shahar
2012-2013 Evan A. Jenness
2011-2012 Jeffrey Rutherford
2010-2011 Mary Carter Andrues
2009-2010 Yolanda Orozco
2008-2009 Fred A. Rowley, Jr
2007-2008 Gary Lincenberg
2006-2007 Janet I. Levine
2005-2006 Lorraine L. Loder
2004-2005 Brian J. Hennigan
2003-2004 Mark A. Byrne
2002-2003 Marc A. Becker
2001-2002 Richard Marmaro
2000-2001
Jerome H. Craig
1999-2000 Richard H. Kirschner
1998-1999 Thomas Holliday
1997-1998 Brad D. Brian
1996-1997 James L. Goldman
1995-1996 Leslie R. Horowitz
1994-1995 Molly Munger
1993-1994 John R. Sommer
1992-1993 Patricia A. Mitchell
1991-1992 William James
1990-1991 Howard O. Boltz
1989-1990 Joan S. Ortolano
1988-1989 Richard E. Drooyan
1987-1988 Edward M. Robbins, Jr.
1986-1987 Christine L. Harwell
1985-1986 Donald C. Smaltz
1984-1985 Felicia Duque Black
1983-1984 John A. Lapinski
1982-1983 Robert C. Bonner
1981-1982 Robert L. Fenton
1980-1981 Meredith C. Taylor
1979-1980 John D. Vandevelde
1978-1979 Charles Jegikowski
1977-1978 Hon. Barry Russell
1976-1977 Robert M. Talcott
1975-1976 James D. Murray
1974-1975 Arnold G. Regardie
1973-1974 Rex W. Kellough
1972-1973 James R. Dooley
1971-1972 Hon. Richard M. Mosk
1970-1971 Donald A. Fareed
1969-1970 Morton B. Jackson
1968-1969 Hon. Matthew M. Byrne, Jr.
1967-1968 Miles J. Rubin
1966-1967 Vincent C. Page
1965-196b Thomas J. Sullivan
1964-1965 Edward R. McHale
1963-1964 Carla A. Hills
1962-1963 Carla A. Hills
1961-1962 Ernest Mortenson
1960-1961 Richard A. Lavine
1959-1960 Lloyd F. Dune
1958-1959 Lloyd F. Dune
1957-1958 Robert K. Grean
1956-1957 Max F. Deutz
1955-1956 Tobias G. Klinger
1954-1955 Laughlin E. Waters