Judge of the Los Angeles Superior Court (Retired)

  • Breach of contract action by major metropolitan utility against contractor involving dismantling and disposing of huge electric transformer. Defendant claimed that its bid was an obvious mistake and overvaluation of potential salvage value of components of the transformer.

  • Numerous cases alleging personal injury or other harm caused by local city or county governments.

  • Allegations of discrimination, harassment and retaliation against the County of Los Angeles.

  • Employment case against City of Los Angeles.

  • Suit re water damage due to broken LADWP water main.

  • “Reverse validation” actions by taxpayers attacking parcel tax of unified school districts allegedly in violation of Government Code Section 50079.

  • Automobile accident involving LADWP vehicle.

  • Employment case: sexual orientation discrimination and retaliation against City of Los Angeles.

  • Personal injury: private auto vs. LADWP truck.

  • Automobile accident suit against LADWP with unique damage calculation issues.

Government Entities

Representative Cases