The Honorable Michael M. Johnson

Los Angeles Superior Court

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Los Angeles Superior Court, Department retired (website)

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Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Michael Johnson retired on March 31, 2018.


  • J.D. from Hastings College of the Law
  • B.A. from University of California, Los Angeles


  • Partner at Baker & Hostetler (1990 to 1997)
  • Judge at Los Angeles County Superior Court in Los Angeles County, California (1997 to 2018)
  • Justice Pro Tem at California Court of Appeal, 2nd Appellate District (2017 to 2017)
  • Partner at McCutchen Black Verleger & Shea (1984 to 1990)
  • Associate at McCutchen Black Verleger & Shea (1976 to 1984)