Kenneth Sulzer
Proskauer Rose LLP
2049 Century Park East Ste 3200
Los Angeles CA 90062

David Willingham
Caldwell Leslie & Proctor PC
725 S Figueroa St, 31st Fl
Los Angeles CA 90017-5524

Matthew Close
O'Melveny & Myers LLP
400 S. Hope St.
Los Angeles CA 90071

Hilary Potashner
Office of the Federal Public Defender
321 East 2nd Street
Los Angeles CA 90012


Coming Events

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

October 08, 2015
Time: 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Registration: 11:30 a.m.
Featuring UCI Law School Dean Erwin Chemerinsky.

Location: The Biltmore Hotel
506 S. Grand Ave., Los Angeles, CA
Cost: $90 (FBA Members), $100 (non members),
$50 (government employees/Clerks/Students)
Group Registration Fees: FBA member table of 9 $750;
Nonmember table of 9 $900
Federal judiciary receive complimentary admission(Please RSVP).
Click here for registration flyer and additional information
Click here to register online

November 12, 2015
Time: 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 PM
Our annual Law Clerks' Reception and Courtroom Deputy Award will be held on Thursday, November 12, from 4pm 6pm in the lobby of the Roybal Federal Building, 255 E. Temple St., Los Angeles. Please put this special event on your calendar.

The reception is open only to Federal Judges, their Law Clerks and Courtroom Deputies, and FBA-LA board members and their guests. It is not open to the general membership.
Location: Roybal Courthouse Lobby
255 E. Temple St., Los Angeles
Cost: For board members, there is an $80 charge to attend. Each board member also is permitted to bring guests to the event for an additional $80 charge each. Fees are waived for board members who are Judges, work at the Court, or are AUSAs or FPDs.
Registration Flyer Available Soon

November 20, 2015
Time: 9:00 a.m.
Registration: 8:30 a.m.
Mark Your Calendar Now. Details coming soon
Location: Downtown L.A., details coming soon
Los Angeles, CA 90017
Cost: $25 (FBA members); $35 (CDCBAA and LABF members);
$40 (non-members). At Door $50
Afternoon Session Only $20; FBA Member (Afternoon Only) - No Charge

Register by November 6, 2015.
As there is limited seating, please register early.
Registration preference will be given to FBA members.
At Door registration will be $50.
Registration Flyer Available Soon

See Previous Events

Photos of Previous Events




Saturday, 05 September 2015

Board Members

Past Presidents

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
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