The Honorable Gary D. Roberts

Los Angeles Superior Court, Department 087


The Hon. Gary D. Roberts is a judge for the Los Angeles County Superior Court in California. He was appointed to the bench in 2018 by former Governor Jerry Brown. He filled the vacancy created by the retirement of the Hon. Michael M. Johnson (Ret.).

He is a registered Democrat.

Judge Roberts received his B.A. from Texas Christian University. He went on to earn his J.D. from the University of Texas School of Law.

Roberts began a year-long clerkship for the Hon. Reynaldo G. Garza with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit in 1984. After completing his clerkship, he joined the law firm of Munger, Tolles, and Olson LLP as an associate in 1985. He remained there until 1993 when he would leave to join the Fox Entertainment Group.

While at Fox, Roberts served in several positions, which included vice president and senior vice president of employment, as well as executive vice president of Fox Group Legal. He remained there until his appointment to the Superior Court in 2018.

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