The Honorable Nick A. Dourbetas

Orange County Superior Court, Department N14


The Hon. Nick A. Dourbetas is a judge for the Superior Court of Orange County in California. He was elected after an uncontested judicial race on November 2, 2010, filling a vacancy created by the retirement of Judge Donna Crandall.

Dourbetas earned a B.A. from the University of California, Irvine in 1994. He then received a J.D. from Loyola Law School in 1997.

Dourbetas has spent his entire legal career in the Office of the District Attorney as a deputy district attorney.

Prior to his election to the Superior Court of Orange County, Dourbetas changed his first name from 'Nico' to 'Nick'.

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