The Honorable Franz E. Miller

Orange County Superior Court

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Orange County Superior Court, Department L65 (website)

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Franz E. Miller is a judge for the Superior Court of Orange County in California. He was appointed by former governor Gray Davis on October 2002 to succeed Richard L. Weatherspoon.

Miller received a bachelor's degree and a J.D. from the University of California, Los Angeles.


  • Bachelor's Degree from University of California Los Angeles
  • Juris Doctor from University of California Los Angeles


  • Senior Staff Attorney at Orange County Court of Appeal (1989 to 2002)
  • Sope Partitioner at Private Practice (1983 to 1989)
  • Deputy public defender at Orange County Public Defender's Office (1976 to 1983)