Hon. Andrew C. Kauffman
Los Angeles County Superior Court, Retired
Judge Kauffman, a former Deputy District Attorney for Los Angeles County, sat on the Superior Court from 1995 to 2011, handling all aspects of civil litigation for the last five years of his tenure. He served as Supervising Judge of the Southwest District from 2001-2002, implementing policies and procedures for trial court unification, one-trial jury service and enhanced security, as well as overseeing the activities of 30 other judicial officers and a support staff of 250. From 1989-1995, he was a Judge of the Los Angeles Municipal Court, where he was chairperson or member of many court committees and sat in both master calendar and individual calendar assignments.