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The Honorable Craig L. Griffin

Orange County Superior Court, Department N17 (website)

Court Info

Orange County Superior Court, Department N17 (website)

Clerk phone: +1 (657) 622–5617

Biography

The Hon. Craig L. Griffin is a judge of the Superior Court of Orange County in California. He was appointed by former governor Arnold Schwarzenegger on May 27, 2009, filling a vacancy created by the conversion of a court commissioner position.

Griffin earned a B.A. from California State University, Long Beach. He then received a J.D. from Brigham Young University.

Griffin began his legal career as an associate with Morrison and Foerster in 1990. Then, in 1994, he joined the Law Office of Edmond M. Connor and Associates, where he worked as an associate until 1996. Two years later, he moved to Connor, Blake & Griffin. In 2004, he began work as a senior appellate attorney with the Fourth District Court of Appeal, a position he held until his appointment to the Superior Court of Orange County in 2009.

He is registered to vote as a Republican.

Education

B.A. from California State University, Long Beach

J.D. from Brigham Young University

Career

Senior Appellate Attorney at Fourth District Court of Appeal in Orange County, California (2004 to 2009)

Associate at Connor, Blake & Griffin in Orange County, California (1998 to 2004)

Associate at Law Office of Edmond M. Connor and Associates in Orange County, California (1994 to 1996)

Associate at Morrison and Foerster (1990 to 1994)

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