Business/Contract, Intellectual Property, Employment, Entertainment, Personal Injury, Professional Malpractice, Discovery Referee.
CONFLICT RESOLUTION EXPERIENCE
Judge Shook was elevated to the Los Angeles Superior Court in 1985 by Gov. George Deukmejian after serving for two years on the Compton Municipal Court bench.
Judge Shook began his legal career as an attorney in the litigation section of United California Bank. He was in private practice from 1974 to 1983 as a partner with the law firm of Shook, Dunkerly, Thompson & Anderson, where he handled commercial litigation.
ORGANIZATIONS & ACHIEVEMENTS
Member or former member: California Judges Association; South Bay Bar Association; South Bay Legal Aid Office; Loyola-Marymount University, Parents Advisory Board
EDUCATION & TRAINING
J.D., 1968, Southwestern University School of Law, Los Angeles, CA
B.A., 1962, Loyola University, Los Angeles
Judge Shook is available throughout California.