The Honorable Leslie A. Swain

Los Angeles County Superior Court, Department retired


The Hon. Leslie A. Swain (Ret.) was a judge for the Los Angeles County Superior Court in California. She was originally appointed to the Municipal Court by former Governor Gray Davis in 1999. Swain retired from the bench in 2020.

She is a registered Democrat.

Swain received a B.A. from California State University, Long Beach in 1977. She went on to earn a J.D. from the University of California, Davis School of Law in 1980.

Prior to her appointment to the bench, Swain was an Assistant U.S. Attorney for the Department of Justice for the Central District of California.

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