The Honorable H. Chester Horn, Jr.

Los Angeles Superior Court

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Los Angeles Superior Court, Department I (website)

Clerk phone: +1 (310) 255-1854

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Biography

The Hon. H. Chester Horn, Jr. is a judge for the Superior Court of Los Angeles County in California. He was appointed by former governor Gray Davis on April 18, 2002, to succeed Ronald Cappai.

Horn received a bachelor's degree from University of California, Santa Barbara and a J.D. from University of California, Los Angeles.

Prior to becoming a judge for the Superior Court of Los Angeles County, Horn worked at the Attorney General's Office in the Antitrust Section. He also practiced general business litigation.

Education

  • Bachelor's Degree from University of California, Santa Barbara
  • J.D. from University of California, Los Angeles

Career

  • Attorney at Attorney General's Office (Antitrust Section) (1972 to 1981)
  • Attorney at Attorney General's Office (Antitrust Section) (1986 to 1988)
  • State Deputy Attorney General at Attorney General's Office (Charitable Trusts Section) (1988 to 2002)
  • Attorney at Private Practice (1981 to 1986)