United States Magistrate Judge Dennis M. Cota (DMC)


Federal Judicial Service:

United States District Court Eastern District of California

United States Magistrate Judge, appointed September 3, 2018



Pepperdine School of Law: Strauss Institute for Dispute Resolution (1998)

University of California at Davis, J.D. (1986)

University of California at Los Angeles, B.A. (1983)


Professional Career:

Cota Cole & Huber LLP

Best Best & Krieger LLP


Adjunct Teaching:

University of California at Davis School of Law - Trial Practice and Advanced Trial Practice; Director of U.C. Davis School of Law Trial Advocacy Competition Program/Coach

University of California Riverside Extension Program, Civil Procedure and Evidence Courses

University of La Verne School of Law, Guest Lecturer