Laurence Louis Spitters, Jr.
Admitted: 1983, California; U.S. District Court, Northern, Central, Eastern and Southern Districts of California and U.S. Court of Appeals, 9th Circuit
Law School: Washington University, J.D., 1983
College: University of Santa Clara, B.A., 1980
Member: Santa Clara County (Member: Board of Trustees, 1993-1994; 2005-; Barristers Section: Section Member, 1987-1993; Barristers Section Executive Board, 1991-1992; Barristers Section President, 1993; Solo & Small Firm Practitioners Section: Section Member, 1999-; Section Executive Committee, 2000-; Section Chair, 2001-2003; Modest Means Committee, 1990-1993; Civil Practice Committee, 1994-95; Modest Means Program, Panel Attorney, 1993-2004; Barristers Section Mentoring Program, Mentor 1998-1999; Attorney - Client Fee Arbitration Program, Arbitrator, 1991-1993; Board Member, 2004-; Volunteer of the Year 1992), Los Angeles County and American Bar Associations; State Bar of California; Volunteers in Parole (1990-1994; 2000-).
Biography: Winner, 1983 American Planning Association Writing Competition Honor Council, 1983. Staff Member, Journal of Urban & Contemporary Law, 1982-1983. Commissioner Pro Tempore, Santa Clara County Superior Court, Small Claims and Traffic Court, 2000-. Santa Clara County Superior Court Settlement Judge Pro Tempore, 1989-. Santa Clara County Superior Court Arbitrator, 1989-. Special Master, California State Bar Special Master Program, 1992-. Volunteer Attorney, Pro Bono Project of Santa Clara County, 1994-.
Reported Cases: Banks v Dominican College and Novato Unified School District (1995) 35 Cal.App.4th 1545; Williams v Foster (1989) 216 Cal.App.3d 510; City of San Jose v Superior Court (1987) 195 Cal.App.3d 743.
Born: San Francisco, California, May 17, 1957