As listed below, Sydne Jane Michel is honored & humbled to be endorsed and recommended by the Los Angeles Times, the Metropolitan News Press (daily newspaper for lawyers in Los Angeles), numerous law enforcement, police, prosecutor, and public safety groups, judges, elected officials, defense attorneys, multiple minority and women’s’ lawyers associations, labor unions, and organizations from across the political spectrum.

These individuals and groups all recognize that Sydne Jane Michel is by far the superior candidate.


Notable Endorsements, Sydne Jane Michel for Judge:

Significant Endorsements

Los Angeles Times

Metropolitan News-Enterprise (lawyers trade newspaper for Los Angeles county)

Caree Harper, KJLH Producer for the Front Page with Host Dominique DiPrima,

Kathryn Barger, Los Angeles County Supervisor

Los Angeles African American Women Political Action Committee (LAAAWPAC)

Los Angeles County Federation of Labor

The American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees, District Council 36

SEIU 721: Southern California Public Service Workers - Service Employees International Union

Linda Reid, Vice President, Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified School District

Tony Vazquez, Santa Monica Councilmember

Tim Goodrich, Torrance Councilmember

Jan Harnik, Palm Desert Councilwoman

Wendy Widlus

John C. Eastman, Chapman University Professor of Law

Tony Molino

Paul Wolcott, Corporate Security, West Coast Operations, Turner Broadcasting System

Honorable Rudy Svorinich, Jr, President Pro Tempore of the Los Angeles City Council (ret.)

Shannon Thomas-Allen, Lennox School Board Member

Mexican American Bar Association Political Action Committee

Italian American Lawyers Association

Mexican American Bar Association 

Bob Huff, Senator (ret.)

Eric Perrodin, Former Mayor of Compton

National Women’s Political Caucus / Los Angeles County Coordinating Council

Honorable Ali Taj, Mayor of Artesia

Honorable Manuel Lozano, Mayor of Baldwin Park

Honorable Rex Parris, Mayor of City of Lancaster

Honorable Albert Robles, Mayor of City of Carson

Honorable Dee Andrews, Vice Mayor Long Beach

Latino Prosecutors Association

Aurelio Mattucci, Torrance Councilmember

Law Enforcement Endorsements

Los Angeles Police Protective League

Los Angeles Police Chiefs’ Association

Hermosa Beach Police Officers' Association

Torrance Police Officers' Association

Gardena Police Officers' Association

El Segundo Police Officers' Association

Long Beach Police Offices’ Association

California Peace Officers' Association (CPOA)

California Narcotic Officer’s Association

Redondo Beach Police Officers' Association

Redondo Beach Police Detective, Delvin Delery

Redondo Beach Police Detective, Clinton Daniel

Redondo Beach Police Detective, Luis Velez

Redondo Beach Police Detective, Michael Green

Detective Vincent Dileva

Detective Joshua Droz

Lieutenant Shawn Freeman, Redondo Beach Police Department

Sergeant, Paul Ribitzki

Keith Kauffman, City of Redondo Beach

Judicial Endorsements

Honorable Kevin C. Brazil, Assistant Presiding Judge Los Angeles Superior Court (Incoming 2019 Presiding Judge)

Honorable Eleanor Hunter

Honorable Ricardo R. Ocampo

Honorable Jesse Rodriguez

Honorable Michael A. Latin (Ret.)

Honorable John David Lord

Honorable Susan Jung Townsend

Honorable Roy L. Paul (Ret.)

Honorable Tony L. Richardson

Honorable Mark Arnold

Honorable Judge Amy Carter

Honorable Judge Carol Najera

Honorable Thomas Griego

Honorable Debra A. Cole

Honorable Karla D. Kerlin

Honorable Katherine Mader

Honorable David Sotelo

Honorable Steven Van Sicklen (Ret.)

Honorable Lori Ann Fournier

Honorable Timothy Martella (Commissioner)

Honorable Maria May Santos (Commissioner)

Honorable Randolph Hammock

Honorable Benny Osorio

Honorable Gustavo Sztraicher

Honorable Stephen Marcus

Honorable Lucy Armendariz

Judge-Elect Rene Gilbertson

Judge-Elect Troy Davis

Judge-Elect Wendy Segall

Prosecutor Endorsements

Association of Deputy District Attorneys

Honorable Steve Cooley, Former District Attorney for Los Angeles County

Honorable Robert Philibosian, Former District Attorney for Los Angeles County

Doug Haubert, City Prosecutor, City of Long Beach

Steve Kay, Former Head Deputy Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office

Mike Webb, Redondo Beach City Attorney

Melanie Chavira, Redondo Beach City Prosecutor

David Berger, Deputy District Attorney 

Anastasia Papadakis

Joy Abaquin

Lisa Didak

Defense Attorney Endorsements

Criminal Justice Attorney, Greg Hill

Robert Ernenwein

Bruce McGregor

J. Patrick Carey

Stephen Sitkoff

Robin D. Perry

Robert D. Ciaccio

Aaron Michael Steinberg

Stephen Peacock

Nicole Newman

Michael Norris

Mark Haushalter

Aaron Michael Steinberg

Floyd Aragon

William Bartz