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Marilyn Mordetzky

Marilyn Mordetzky

Lecturer in Law

Last Updated: Monday, May 22, 2017

699 Exposition Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90089-0074 USA




Marilyn Mordetzky is a Commissioner for the Los Angeles Superior Court. She served as a Judicial Officer in the Dependency Court for seven years and was named Judicial Officer of the Year in 2011. Mordetzky is a past Juvenile Bar president and has conducted numerous seminars for dependency and delinquency practitioners throughout California. She has implemented and currently leads a volunteer-based mediation program at the Edmund D. Edelman Children’s Courthouse. She teaches the Family Law Mediation Clinic.
 

FACULTY IN THE NEWS

The Washington Post
February 14, 2018
Re: Orin Kerr

Orin Kerr had comments cited about a possible payment President Donald Trump's lawyer made to an adult-film star to remain silent about a sexual relationship with Trump. “All Cohen says is that he used his personal funds to ‘facilitate a payment of $130,000,'” Kerr writes. “To ‘facilitate’, the dictionary tells us, means to assist with or to make something easier. Given that, I would think that the most literal reading of Cohen’s statement is just that he used his own funds to arrange the payment.” MSNBC also cited the comments.

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