Bio as of September 2011:
Jacqueline Connor, a USC graduate, was first appointed to the bench in 1986 and is currently assigned to civil trials in the West District. A successful mediator as well as an expert in jury management, she has taught audiences nationally and consulted internationally. She was named Judge of the Year in 2000 by the LA County Bar (Criminal Section) as well as the Century City Bar, 2006 Outstanding Jurist of the Year by the LA County Bar, and was listed in Lawdragon’s Leading 500 Judges Nationwide and the Daily Journal’s Top 100 Lawyers in California in 2007. She has settled hundreds of cases and published in journals, newspapers and news magazines locally and nationally.