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Information About Legislators

Link to legislator profiles, key committee Web sites, district information, counties represented information positions on legislation, contact information, and legal background for attorneys and/or legislators with juris doctorate degrees.

Legislator Profiles

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Key Committees


District Information

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Counties Represented Information

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Attorneys in the Legislature - Legal Background and Areas of Practice

These attorneys are currently serving in the Legislature. There are 7 attorneys in the Senate, and 13 in the Assembly.

Attorneys in the Senate
Name Party-City District Law School/CA State Bar Membership

Sen. Benjamin Allen

D-Santa Monica

SD-26

JD UC Berkeley/Member

Sen. Marty Block

D-San Diego

SD-39

JD DePaul/Member

Sen. Bob Hertzberg

D-Los Angeles

SD-18

JD UC Hastings/Member

Sen. Hannah-Beth Jackson

D-Santa Barbara

SD-19

JD Boston/Member

Sen. Bill Monning

D-Carmel

SD-17

JD USF/Member

Sen. Richard Roth

D-Riverside

SD-31

JD Emory/Member

Sen. Bob Wieckowski

D-Fremont

SD-10

JD Santa Clara/Member


Attorneys in the Assembly
Name Party-City District Law School/CA State Bar Membership

Asm. Luis Alejo

D-Watsonville

AD-30

JD UC Davis/Member

Asm. Catharine Baker

R-Dublin

AD-16

JD UC Berkeley/Member

Asm. Richard Bloom

D-Santa Monica

AD-50

JD Loyola/Member

Asm. Rob Bonta

D-Alameda

AD-18

JD Yale/Member

Asm. Ed Chau

D-Arcadia

AD-49

JD Southwestern/Member

Asm. David Chiu

D-San Francisco

AD-17

JD Harvard/Member

Asm. Ken Cooley

D-Rancho Cordova

AD-08

JD Santa Clara/Member

Asm. James Gallagher

R-Yuba City

AD-03

JD UC Davis

Asm. Mike Gatto

D-Burbank

AD-43

JD UC Loyola Los Angeles/Member

Asm. Lorena Gonzalez

D-San Diego

AD-80

JD UCLA/Member

Asm. Brian Maienschein

R-San Diego

AD-77

JD California Western/Member

Asm. Mark Stone

D-Scotts Valley

AD-29

JD Santa Clara/Member

Asm. Donald Wagner

R-Irvine

AD-68

JD UC Hastings/Member