Report on the Los Angeles County Bar Association’s Federal Courts Symposium Featuring Judges of the Central District of California
By Allison Westfahl Kong
Allison Westfahl Kong is the Chief of the General Crimes Section at the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Los Angeles and a member of the CLA Litigation Section’s Committee on Federal Courts. Any views expressed are her own and do not represent the views of the U.S. Department of Justice.
On October 30, 2019, the Los Angeles County Bar Association’s Litigation Section put on a federal courts symposium featuring ten judges of the Central District of California. The symposium, co-sponsored by the Los Angeles Chapter of the Federal Bar Association, featured updates from the Chief District Judge and Chief Magistrate Judge, as well as panel discussions on settlement conferences, trial practice tips, and the "do’s and don’ts" of practicing before judges and magistrate judges.
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