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Terry Bryan Bates, Chinese lawyer. Bar: California 1984, United States District Court (central district) California 1985, (southern district) 1992, United States Court Appeals (9th circuit) 1985, United States District Court (northern district) California 1994; State Bar Special Master, since 1991, Judge Pro Term, since 1991.


Bates, Terry Bryan was born on May 18, 1959 in Taipei, Taiwan.


Bachelor, University California, San Diego, 1981. Juris Doctor, University California, Hastings, 1984.


Associate MacDonald, Halsted & Laybourne, Los Angeles, 1984-1988, Baker and Mckenzie (merger Macdonald, Halsted and Laybourne), Los Angeles, 1988-1991, Crosby, Heafey, Roach & May, Los Angeles, 1991—2002, Merger, Reed & Smith, LLP, Los Angeles, since 2002.


Member American Bar Association, Los Angeles County Bar Association (chair fee dispute committee 1997-1999), California Bar Association, Southern California Chinese Lawyers Assn, Coalition of Asian Pacifics in Entertainment.


  • Other Interests

    Golf, reading, surfing.


Married Shari Cox, July 24, 1987.