The Honorable Dorothy L. Shubin

Los Angeles County Superior Court, Department B


The Hon. Dorothy L. Shubin is a judge for the Los Angeles County Superior Court in California. She was appointed to the bench in 2001 by former Governor Gray Davis. She filled the vacancy created by the retirement of the Hon. Roy M. Carstairs (Ret.) who passed away in 2002.

Judge Shubin received her J.D. from the University of California, Los Angeles School of Law in 1984.

During her legal career, Shubin served as an assistant U.S. attorney for the U.S. Attorney's Office. At the time of her appointment to the Superior Court, Shubin was working as deputy chief for the U.S. Attorney's Major Frauds Section.

Judge Shubin has served as past chair for the Western Justice Center.

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