The Honorable Tony L. Richardson

Los Angeles Superior Court

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Los Angeles Superior Court, Department 070 (website)

Clerk phone: +1 (213) 633-1070

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The Hon. Tony L. Richardson earned a Juris Doctorate degree from Stanford Law School and a Bachelor of Arts degree from Harvard College.

He fills the vacancy created by the retirement of Judge Michael A. Latin.

Richardson is a Democrat.


  • Bachelor's Degree from Harvard College
  • J.D. from Stanford


  • Judge at Superior Court of Los Angeles County in Los Angeles County, California (2012 to 2021)
  • Attorney at SNR Denton US LLP (2010 to 2012)
  • Attorney at Reed Smith LLP (2008 to 2010)
  • Attorney at Kirkland and Ellis LLP (1990 to 2008)
  • Attorney at Gronemeier, Barker and Huerta (1989 to 1990)
  • Attorney at Hufstedler, Miller, Carlson and Beardsley (1985 to 1989)
  • Law Clerk for Judge David W. Williams at United States District Court for the Central District of California (1984 to 1985)