Elected Member

The Hon. John Shepard Wiley Jr.

Superior Court of California, County of Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA
University of California, Davis, A.B.
University of California-Berkeley, MA (economics)
University of California-Berkeley School of Law, JD

Wiley has been a state court trial judge in Los Angeles since 2002.  He clerked for the Honorable Frank M. Coffin of the First Circuit and the Supreme Court Justice Lewis F. Powell, Jr.  Wiley was a tenured professor at UCLA School of Law from 1983 to 2005 and a visiting professor at Harvard Law School in 1998. He held several other positions, including Assistant and Special Assistant U.S. Attorney at the United States Attorney’s Office; Counsel at the United States Senate Committee on the Judiciary; Examiner at the California Commission on Judicial Performance; and Of Counsel at Mayer, Brown & Platt.

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Areas of Expertise
Contracts (Contracts Law)
Criminal Law
Civil Practice & Procedure (Litigation)
Evidence (Litigation)
Intellectual Property
Torts Law
Antitrust Law
Employment Law
Property Law (Real Property)