Allan Favish is a Los Angeles-based attorney whose focus is on General Insurance Defense and Litigation Insurance Coverage/Reinsurance & Bad Faith Litigation. A UCLA graduate, he received his J.D. at Hastings College of Law in 1981.
Originally authored by Allan J. Favish and introduced by the late Assembly Member Bernie Richter (R-Chico), it established a new section in California's Evidence Code (Sec. 1370) that will allow for the admission of evidence like Nicole Brown's diary statements describing her abuse from Orenthal J. Simpson. Under Mr. Richter's leadership, other major authors included J. Clark Kelso, Gregory Totten and Stephen Birdlebough. The bill was signed by former Governor Pete Wilson.