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Tim Laske

Tim Laske

Lecturer in Law

699 Exposition Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90089-0074 USA

Last Updated: August 30, 2017




Tim Laske is an assistant United States attorney in the Civil Division of the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Central District of California. Previously, he was an associate at DLA Piper LLP, where he practiced commercial, employment, securities and white collar litigation. Laske obtained his BA from University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and his JD from University of California, Hastings. At Hastings, he served as a board member of the Asian Pacific American Law Student Association, and was a senior executive editor for the communications and entertainment law journal. Laske currently serves as a member of the State Bar’s Judicial Nominees Evaluation Commission, which assists Governor Edmund (Jerry) Brown with reviewing applications for the California courts.

FACULTY IN THE NEWS

Los Angeles Times
January 15, 2020
Re: Wayne Sandholtz

Wayne Sandholtz, a faculty member part of both USC Gould and USC Dornsife, wrote an op-ed discussing how Trump is “a few steps from becoming a new kind of autocrat –an elected one.” He analyzes how Trump’s strategies and actions mirror those of other elected autocrats, naming Viktor Orban, Vladimir Putin, and Rodrigo Duterte as examples.

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