ABTL Los Angeles


2020 Programs 

  • January 14, 2020 – Lunch Program – Tips On Arguing to a Judge [Presentation Materials and Summary Sheet]
  • February 5, 2020 – Westside Dinner Program – Constitutional Impact Litigation [Panel Outline]
  • February 26, 2020 – Brown Bag Lunch with Justice Brian S. Currey and Justice John Shepard Wiley Jr.
  • April 10, 2020 – COVID-19 Q&A Webinar with LASC Leadership (Webinar)
  • April 23, 2020 – ABTL GC Insight Roundtable – The Covid-19 Crisis: Weathering the Storm (Webinar)
  • April 23, 2020 – State of the Central District and Court Operations During COVID-19 (Webinar)
  • May 14, 2020 – We’re Open for Business — What Could Possibly Go Wrong? (Webinar)
  • June 5, 2020 – COVID-19 Q&A Webinar with LASC Leadership: What to Expect as Courts Prepare to Reopen on June 22 (Webinar)
  • June 9, 2020 – Reopening the Central District Courthouses: A Conversation with the New Chief Judge (Webinar)
  • June 22, 2020 – The A-Z of What You Need to Know to Connect with the LASC Beginning July 6 (Webinar)
  • November 18, 2020 – Annual Judicial Reception (Millennium Biltmore)

2019 Programs  

  • January 22, 2019 – Lunch Program – Behind the Scenes at the ALI: The Restatement of the Law Liability Insurance
  • February 19, 2019 – Dinner Program – Juries and the Growing Mistrust of Science
  • April 9, 2019 – Lunch Program – Class Action Settlements: Tips and Pitfalls for Obtaining Judicial Approval
  • April 26-28, 2019 – Joint Board Retreat – Terranea Resort, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA
  • May 14, 2019 – Dinner Program – The Butler Did It! The Legal Battle Over the Estate of Doris Duke
  • June 11, 2019 – Judicial Reception
  • September 17, 2019 – Dinner Program – 100 Years After Women’s Right to Vote: Where Are We Now?
  • October 3-6, 2019 – 46th Annual Seminar – La Quinta Resort, Palm Springs
  • November 12, 2019 – Dinner Program – An Evening with U.S. Attorney Nick Hanna in Conversation with The Honorable André Birotte Jr.
  • December 12, 2019 – YLD Program – How to Handle High Profile Cases in the Courtroom and with the Press

2020 Membership Drive

Dear ABTL Supporters,

It is that time of year again. For current members, it is time to renew your ABTL Membership for 2020. For non-members, now is the time to join so that you can enjoy an entire year’s benefits. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact our Executive Director, Linda A. Sampson, by phone at 323-988-3428 or by email at abtl@abtl.org.

To establish your 2020 membership, please download the application or apply online using the links below:

Pro Bono ADR Opportunities

The ABTL Courts Committee has collected information about Pro Bono ADR Opportunities with the U.S. District Court- Central District, Los Angeles County Superior Court, and Court of Appeal – Second Appellate District.