The Honorable Michelle E. DeCasas

Los Angeles County Superior Court,


The Hon. Michelle E. DeCasas is a judge for the Los Angeles County Superior Court in California. She was appointed to the bench by Governor Gavin Newsom on April 28, 2020, filling a vacancy created by the retirement of the Hon. John J. Cheroske.

Prior to her appointment, DeCasas served as a deputy city attorney in the Office of the Los Angeles City Attorney since 2007. Before that, she worked as a civil litigation associate at Tesser & Ruttenberg for four years.

DeCasas earned a J.D. from the University of California, Los Angeles School of Law.

She is registered as a Democrat.

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