Joel P. Schiff

Joel P. Schiff: Attorney with Law Offices of Marshall S. Zolla A Professional Corporation AV stamp icon
Attorney Awards


Order of the Coif; Phi Beta Kappa; Phi Alpha Delta. Associate Editor, Cornell Law Review, 1964-1965. Superior Court Arbitrator, 1981—. Private Mediator and Arbitrator, 1992—.

(Certified Specialist, Appellate Law, The State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization) (Also Member, Kehr, Schiff & Crane, LLP)

Areas of Practice (2)

  • Appellate Litigation
  • Civil Litigation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
424-354-4146  Phone
310-407-0776  Fax
University Attended:
Cornell University, A.B., 1963
Law School Attended:
Cornell University, J.D., with distinction, 1965
Year of First Admission:
1966, New York and U.S. Court of Military Appeals; 2000, U.S. Court of Appeals, First Circuit; 1979, U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit; 1969, California
Beverly Hills (Chairman: Amicus Briefs Committee, 1992—; Chairman, Resolutions Committee, 1985-1986; Board of Governors, 1979-1981, 1985-1989; 1995—) and Los Angeles County Bar Associations (Member, Committee on Appellate Courts); The State Bar of California (Executive Committee, Conference of Delegates, 1996—; Committee on Administration of Justice, 1986-1989; Association of Business Trial Lawyers (Member, Board of Governors, 1982-1984).
Birth Information:
Brooklyn, New York, December 7, 1942
Reported Cases:
BMI v. Hirsch & Staenberg, 104 F.3d 1163 (9th Cir. 1997); In re Crevier, 820 F.2d 1553 (9th Cir. 1988); Kilroy v. Superior Court, 54 Cal. App. 4th 793 (1997), Postal Instant Press v. Sealy 43 Cal. App. 4th 1704 (1996); Perlin v. Morse Security Systems, 209 Cal. App. 3d 1289 (1989); Plumlee v. Poag, 150 Cal. App. 3d 541 (1985).
( Certified Specialist, Appellate Law, The State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization )

Peer Reviews

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