Steve Cooley is on the Advisory Board of S3 Capital and serves as the General Counsel of AIH and CEO of Vital Medical Services, portfolio companies of S3 Capital. He provides a key perspective on organizational improvement and community relations from years within the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office.
Prior to joining Vital Medical Services, Mr. Cooley was a prosecutor for 27 years. In that time, he was elected to Los Angeles County’s 36th District Attorney from 2000 to 2012. Amidst successful reelections, he created a Forensic Science Section to solve so-called “cold cases” by using scientific advances in DNA research and other new techniques.
Steve Cooley attended the University of Southern California Law School and received his Juris Doctor in 1973. That same year he joined the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office. Mr. Cooley also served over seven years as a reserve police officer with the LAPD.