The Honorable James L. Crandall

Orange County Superior Court

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Orange County Superior Court, Department C33 (website)

Clerk phone: +1 (657) 622–5233

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The Hon. James L. Crandall of San Juan Capistrano, has been a senior partner at Crandall Wade and Lowe since 1976. Crandall was a partner and previously an associate attorney at Spray Gould and Bowers from 1958 to 1971. He earned a Juris Doctorate degree from Loyola Law School in Los Angeles and a Bachelor of Economics degree from San Jose State University. He fills the vacancy created by the death of Judge Patrick Marion. Crandall is a Republican.


  • Juris Doctor from Loyola Law School
  • Bachelor of Economics from San Jose State University