Judge Scott M. Gordon

 Hon. Scott GordonHon. Scott Gordon
Judge, Superior Court of Los Angeles County

Current Term: April 4, 2016–Sept 14, 2018
Membership: Advisory member as of September 2017, appointed by Chief Justice Tani G. Cantil-Sakauye
Internal Committees: Policy Coordination and Liaison; Rules and Projects Committee
Council Liaison to: Fresno and Kings Counties

Judge Scott Gordon was appointed to the bench by Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger in 2010 after serving as a court commissioner since 2002. He is currently the Assistant Supervising Judge of the Criminal Division. He has also served as Supervising Judge in the Family Law Division.

Before his commissioner service, Judge Gordon served with the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office for sixteen years and as a police officer and detective for the Santa Monica Police Department for eight years.

Judge Gordon graduated from California State University Dominguez Hills in 1980 with a B.S. Degree in Public Administration. He is an adjunct professor at his alma mater Southwestern Law School, which he attended while serving as a police officer.

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