Holly J. Fujie, 56, of Los Angeles, has been an equity shareholder for Buchalter Nemer since 1991. She was an associate, then equity shareholder, for Rosen Wachtell and Gilbert from 1985 to 1991. Fujie was an associate for Rogers and Wells from 1981 to 1985, Morgan Lewis and Bockius from 1980 to 1981 and Adams Duque and Hazeltine from 1978 to 1980. Fujie served as president of the State Bar of California from 2008 to 2009. Fujie earned a Juris Doctorate degree from the University of California, Berkeley School of Law and a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of California, Berkeley. She fills the vacancy created by the retirement of Judge Jerry E. Johnson. Fujie is a Democrat.