HOLA Board President
Attorney & Partner, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
Warren Rissier is President of the Board of Directors and chairs its Audit Committee. He has volunteered with HOLA for more than a decade and annually organizes a ten-week mock trial program for HOLA middle school youth, which culminates in a trial before a Federal judge in U.S. District Court. Warren recently joined Los Angeles office of Morgan, Lewis & Bockius as a litigation partner. In every year since 2006, Warren has been recognized as a “Southern California Rising Star” or “Southern California Super Lawyer” by Super Lawyers in Law & Politics magazine and Los Angeles magazine.
In 2010, Warren was named a Top 20 California Lawyer Under 40 by the Daily Journal. He has successfully represented clients in a wide range of matters, including securities litigation, professional liability, director and officer liability, consumer class actions, antitrust, toxic tort, and real estate disputes. Prior to joining Morgan Lewis, Warren was a partner at Bingham McCutchen LLC, where he served as the hiring partner for Bingham’s Los Angeles office and co-chaired its Southern California Hiring Committee from 2007 to 2011. He is a member of the Board of Governors of the Los Angeles Chapter of the Association of Business Trial Lawyers, and serves as its Treasurer. Warren graduated from the University of Southern California Law School and Arizona State University.