About Eric Siddall

Los Angeles County Deputy District Attorney

Eric Siddall is also designated as a Special Assistant United States Attorney for the Central District of California. He is assigned to the Crimes Against Peace Officers Division. Eric's past assignments include prosecuting gang homicides, domestic violence, and sex crimes, including crimes against children. He has tried over 80 jury trials.

Eric has written extensively on California criminal justice issues. He has trained prosecutors and police officers through programs directed by the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office, the Los Angeles Police Department, the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, and the United States Department of Justice. He is the past Vice President of the Latino Prosecutors Association.

Board Member

Aside from being a prosecutor, Eric serves on the board of the Galileo Foundation, an organization focused on supporting the work of the Pontifical Academies of Sciences and Social Science.


Eric received his Juris Doctorate from Fordham University School of Law and studied philosophy at Boston College.

Eric Siddall talking with trees in foreground