The Honorable James T. Latting

Riverside County Superior Court

Court Info

Riverside County Superior Court, Department PS1 (website)

Clerk phone: (760) 904-6726

Courtroom Rules


In 2014 Hon. James T. Latting was appointed judge in the Riverside County Superior Court.

He prefers that lawyers be short and to the point in their papers.

Latting is an avid tennis player and is known for his annual photo safari trips to Kruger National Park in
South Africa.


  • J.D. from University of Oklahoma College of Law
  • Master of Science from London School of Economics
  • B.A. from Yale University


  • Of counsel at Roemer and Harnik LLP (2002 to 2014)
  • General counsel & managing general partner at Latting and Co. (1996 to 2002)
  • Partner at George, Hull, Porter and Kohli P.S. (1990 to 1996)