The Honorable Gloria L. White-Brown

Los Angeles Superior Court, Department J


The Hon. Gloria L. White-Brown is a judge for the Los Angeles County Superior Court in California. She was appointed to the bench in June of 2002 by former governor Gray Davis. She filled the vacancy created by the elevation of the Hon. Laurence Rubin to the Court of Appeal.

Judge White-Brown received her B.A. from the University of California, Los Angeles in 1976. She went on to earn her J.D. from American College of Law in 1980.

After graduating from law school, White-Brown joined the law firm of Jacoby and Meyers in 1981 as an attorney, where she practiced civil and family law.

In 1983, White-Brown became a deputy district attorney for the District Attorney's Office. During her eight years as a prosecutor for the D.A.'s office, she served a brief stint assigned to the Hardcore Gang Trial Division.

Then, in 1991, White-Brown became senior deputy counsel for the South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD). While at the air pollution control agency, she served as a civil litigator for such matters as the review and negotiation of public contracts, the civil prosecution of air pollution violations as well as other environmental legal matters. She remained with the SCAQMD until her appointment to the Superior Court in 2002.

White-Brown has served on the Black Women Lawyers Association and the Los Angeles County Bar Association's Environmental Section.

Recent Rulings by Hon. Gloria L. White-Brown

Recent Rulings by Hon. Gloria L. White-Brown

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