Judicial Profile: Abby Abinanti

Abinanti's goal: to help youth who come before her

, The Recorder

San Francisco Superior Court Commissioner Abby Abinanti presidies over the detention calendar at the Youth Guidance Center. She often has to deal with pre-teens whose families have turned their backs on them -- an extremely difficult job. She must consider punishment with an eye at how best to keep a youngster from turning into a habitual criminal. Ultimately, she has one goal: to help the kids who come before her.

This content has been archived. It is available exclusively through our partner LexisNexis®.

To view this content, please continue to LexisAdvance®.

Continue to LexisAdvance®

Not a LexisAdvance® Subscriber? Subscribe Now

Why am I seeing this?

LexisNexis® is now the exclusive third party online distributor of the broad collection of current and archived versions of ALM's legal news publications. LexisNexis® customers will be able to access and use ALM's content by subscribing to the LexisNexis® services via LexisAdvance®. This includes content from the National Law Journal®, The American Lawyer®, Law Technology News®, The New York Law Journal® and Corporate Counsel®, as well as ALM's other newspapers, directories, legal treatises, published and unpublished court opinions, and other sources of legal information.

ALM's content plays a significant role in your work and research, and now through this alliance LexisNexis® will bring you access to an even more comprehensive collection of legal content.

For questions call 1-877-256-2472 or contact us at customercare@alm.com