Elected Member Attending Annual Meeting

The Hon. Michelle Williams Court

Superior Court of California, County of Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA
Pomona College
Loyola Law School, Los Angeles

Michelle Williams Court is a judge on the Superior Court of Los Angeles County in California. She was appointed by Governor Jerry Brown in December 2011, and was re-elected in 2014 for a term that expires in January 2021.

Prior to joining the court, Judge Court was vice president and general counsel at Bet Tzedek (2002-2011). Her other previous roles include senior associate at Milberg LLP (2000-2002); community builder fellow and civil rights specialist of the Department of Housing and Urban Development (1999-2000); litigation associate at Litt and Marquez (1995-1999); project attorney at ACLU (1994-1995); and an associate at Gilbert Kelly Crowley and Jennett (1993-1994).

Judge Court received her undergraduate degree from Pomona College and her J.D. from Loyola Law School.

Areas of Expertise
Civil Rights (Constitutional Law)
Civil Practice & Procedure (Litigation)
Constitutional Law
Family Law
Poverty Law