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The Hon. Lawrence Cho is a judge of the Superior Court of Los Angeles County in California. He was appointed by former governor Arnold Schwarzenegger in July 2005.


  • J.D. from Rutgers University School of Law-Newark (1987)
  • Bachelor's Degree from Rutgers College (1984)


  • Assistant at United States Attorney's Office (1990 to 2005)
  • Civil Litigator at Cravath, Swaine and Moore (1998 to 1990)
  • Adjunct professor for trial advocacy at Loyola Law School in Los Angeles County, California (1997 to 2003)
  • Law clerk at United States District Court, Central District of California (1987 to 1988)