David A. Leveton
Born: September 15, 1937, Los Angeles, California
Graduated UCLA, June 1959, Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science.
Graduated UCLA Law School, June, 1962, Doctor of Jurisprudence Degree.
Admitted to California State Bar January, 1963 and, since said date, has continuously practiced in Los Angeles. Admitted to practice before the Supreme Court of the United States February, 1971.
Law practice deals primarily with corporate clientele involving domestic and multi-national corporate matters and personal injury litigation. Local General Counsel for Varig Brazilian Airlines (1973 to present). U.S. General Counsel for Garuda Indonesia Airlines (1997 to 2004). General Counsel for Los Angeles West Terminal Fuel Corporation (LAWTFC), Airline Fuel Consortium, comprised of 32 International Air Carriers at LAX (1992 to present). General Counsel for LAX Shared Use Lounge Company, LLC (LAXSUL) Airline Lounge Consortium, comprised of 9 International Air Carriers at LAX (2005 to present). Additional airline representations have included Continental Airlines, Ecuatoriana Airlines, Lineas Aereas Paraguayas (Air Paraguay), TAME Airlines, Ecuadorian Air Force.
Member of the Board of Transportation Commissioners of the City of Los Angeles January, 1990 to September 1993. Elected President of the Board of Transportation Commissioners of the City of Los Angeles for the period July 1992 to September 1993.
Member of UCLA Foundation Board of Governors (1998-2001). Director of the Ann C. Rosenfield Fund at the UCLA Foundation. Member of the Board of Directors of UCLA‘s Jonsson Cancer Center Foundation. Member of the Advisory Committee of the University of California Los Angeles Center for Community Partnerships. Member of Selection Committee for the UCLA in LA Awards Program. Member of the Dean’s Executive Board of the UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television. Member of Dean’s Advisory Board, UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs. Senior Vice President, Chairman of the Executive Committee and Member of the Board of Directors of the Israel Cancer Research Fund (1997-2006). Founding Member of STOP CANCER. Member of the Board of Directors of The Royce Center Circle, UCLA Live.
Affiliated with American Bar Association, Century City Bar Association, Beverly Hills Bar Association, and Los Angeles Count Bar Association. Served as a Judge Pro Tem in the Beverly Hills Municipal Court and Los Angeles Municipal Court. Registered Arbitrator for the American Arbitration Association.Past Member of the Board of Directors of UCLA Law Alumni Association. Member of the Director’s Circle UCLA Wooden Athletic Fund. Memberships in additional Organizations which include Phi Alpha Delta, International Law Fraternity and the Brazilian California Chamber of Commerce.