Lance Ito Net Worth
Lance Ito net worth: Lance Ito is a former American judge who has a net worth of $4 million. Lance Ito was born in Los Angeles, California in August 1950. He is best known for presiding over the murder trial of O.J. Simpson on the bench of the Superior Court of Los Angeles County, California. Ito's parents were held in Japanese American internment camps during World War II. Lance Ito became the student body president at his high school and graduated from the University of California, Los Angeles and earned his J.D. from the University of California, Berkeley's Boalt Hall. He joined the district attorney's office in Los Angeles in 1977. Ito married Margaret Ann York in 1981. York was the first woman who attained the rank of Deputy Chief in the LAPD. Ito was appointed to the Municipal court in in 1987 and the Superior Court in 1989. He also presided over the Charles H. Keating Jr. trial in 1992. Ito retired in 2015 after his courtroom was closed in 2012 due to budget cuts.