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Our Mission

The Los Angeles | San Francisco Daily Journal provides California attorneys with the news and information they need.

  • Reporters throughout California keep you updated on the courts, regulatory changes, State Bar and legal community.
  • Coverage of corporate law includes Dealmakers, our weekly compilation of top corporate, real estate and entertainment deals and the people who made them happen.
  • Appellate court opinions* and summaries are published online the afternoon they are issued and in print the following day.
  • California civil case summaries—published weekly—include attorneys, experts and case details
  • Profiles of judges, neutrals and corporate counsel give insight into the people who may decide your case or send you business, while firm and attorney profiles outline successful strategies.
  • Our panel of attorney-columnists bring their expertise and experience to interpret and analyze changes and trends
  • Use DailyJournal.com to read the news when you’re out of the office or compile information from our archives
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No other publication devotes more resources to serving California lawyers.

We publish all opinions from:

  • U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals and Bankruptcy Panel
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • California Supreme Court
  • California Appellate Courts
  • California Commission on Judicial Performance

We also publish selected opinions from:

  • U.S. District Courts of California
  • State Bar