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Enjoy Justice Gilbert's stories, humor and advice while supporting Public Counsel

Justice Arthur Gilbert

Arthur Gilbert, Presiding Justice of Division 6 of the Second District Court of Appeal, has been dispensing justice for more than 42 years. In addition to being a highly respected judge, Justice Gilbert is a gifted jazz pianist, a spellbinding story teller, and the author of a popular column in the Los Angeles Daily Journal titled Under Submission.

Justice Gilbert published his first compilation of these columns in 2008, and he has just published a second compilation, which includes columns written between 2008 and 2017. Each offers provocative, witty and insightful observations concerning life, the law, and justice that will simultaneously entertain and educate!!

Justice Gilbert's Book



Justice Gilbert has very generously donated all proceeds from the sale of Under Submission: Volume II to Public Counsel to further our work with low-income communities. Order a copy of Volume II now to enjoy Justice Gilbert's stories, humor and advice while at the same time supporting the work of bringing equity and justice to our community.

To order CLICK HERE. Thank you for your support, and thank you Justice Gilbert for recognizing our work in this very special way!