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John Allen Dito

John Allen Dito, American Lawyer. Bar: California 1962. University Honors scholar Stanford University. First lieutenant United States Army, 1957-1958. Member American Bar Association, California Bar Association, Los Angeles County Bar Association, Irish-American Bar Association (pres 1992), Association Business Trial Lawyers, American Mensa Club (New York City), Sierra Club.

Background

  • Dito, John Allen was born on June 8, 1935 in Oakland, California, United States. Son of Peter Louis and Anne Marie (Sullivan) Dito.

  • Education

    • Stanford University (Bachelor of Arts, 1957). Harvard University (Bachelor of Laws, 1961).

    Career

    • Worked at Sinnott, Dito, Moura & Puebla (Los Angeles, California) specializing in Insurance Coverage Litigation, Bank and Finance Litigation, General Business Litigation and Trial and Appellate Practice. Admitted to the bar, 1962, California. Author, "Defense of Insurance Bad Faith Cases," Practising Law Institute, 1989.

      Lecturer: California Continuing Education of the Bar, 1978, 1980, 1981, 1985-1988. Practising Law Institute, 1987, 1988. Association of Business Trial Lawyers, 1985.

      Consultant, California Continuing Education of the Bar Civil Procedure Before Trial. Member, Million Dollar Advocates Forum. Member: Los Angeles County and American Bar Associations.

      State Bar of California. Association of Business Trial Lawyers (Member, Board of Governors, 1991-1993. Member, Editorial Board, ABTL Report, 1991—).

      Irish American Bar Association (Member, Board of Directors, 1981—. President, 1992); Million Dollar Advocates Forum. Sinnott, Dito, Moura & Puebla was founded with the goal of providing the highest quality legal representation.

      The firm achieves this goal by aggressively upholding clients' interests while simultaneously streamlining litigation and controlling costs. Two offices located in Los Angeles and San Francisco provide a solid base from which to serve clients.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Member, Million Dollar Advocates Forum. Member: Los Angeles County and American Bar Associations. State Bar of California.

    Association of Business Trial Lawyers (Member, Board of Governors, 1991-1993. Member, Editorial Board, ABTL Report, 1991—). Irish American Bar Association (Member, Board of Directors, 1981—.

    President, 1992); Million Dollar Advocates Forum.

    Personality

    Interests

    Avocations: reading, skiing.

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