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Los Angeles County Superior CourtCandidate for Judge, Seat 145

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Troy Slaten

Attorney/Legal Commentator
560,650 votes (36.86%)
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Protecting the Public
  • Maintaining a courtroom where the law is followed and all parties are treated fairly and respectfully in an unbiased and impartial forum
  • Equal access for all while efficiently and effectively managing the courtroom to ensure all parties have a fair opportunity to be heard.



Profession:Attorney/Legal Commentator/Law Firm Partner
Managing Partner, Floyd Skeren Manukian Langevin (2010–current)
Temporary Judge, Superior Court of California, County of Los Angeles — Appointed position (2016–current)
Member, Board of Directors, Pacific Lodge Boys Home (Pacific Lodge Youth Services) — Appointed position (2014–2018)
Trial Attorney, Kavinoky Law Firm (2005–2009)
Senior Certified Law Clerk, Los Angeles COunty District Attorney's Office (2002–2004)


Pepperdine University School of Law, Malibu CA Juris Doctorate (J.D.), Doctor of Law (2004)
UCLA (Univerity of CA, Los Angeles) Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), English Literature (1999)

Community Activities

Volunteer, Pro Bono Clinic, Beverly Hills Bar Association (2005–current)
Volunteer, Los Angeles Unified School District Literacy Programs (2014–current)
Member, Advisory Board, Kids For Saving Earth (1997–current)
Member, AFL-CIO (1981–current)
Member, Screen Actors Guild (SAG/AFTRA) (1981–current)

Videos (2)

— February 1, 2020 Troy Slaten For Judge 2020

Troy Slaten, candidate for Los Angeles Superior Court Judge in Seat 145 discusses helping marginalized communities including LGBTQ+, homless, and those addicted to drugs and alcohol.

— February 1, 2020 Troy Slaten For Judge 2020

Whom we seat as Judges is of the utmost importance. Troy Slaten has the experience and temperment to make sure that justice is applied equally and fairly to everyone, not just the privileged few.

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