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The Hon. Ronald L. Styn is a judge for the Superior Court of San Diego County in California. He was appointed to the bench by former governor Gray Davis on April 10, 2000.
Styn earned a B.A. from the University of Redlands in 1963. He then received an LL.B. from Stanford Law School in 1965.
Styn began his legal career as a law clerk for the Hon. James M. Carter of the United States District Court for the Southern District of California in 1965. The following year, he joined the Department of Health, Education, and Welfare of the State of California, where he briefly worked as a trial attorney.
Styn then became an assistant professor at the University of Kentucky College of Law. He taught in this capacity for two years, eventually entering into private practice in 1969.
He has served as president of the Association of Business Trial Lawyers. He has also served on the Board of Directors of the San Diego Judges Association.
Styn is registered as a Democrat.
LL.B. from Stanford Law School (1965)
B.A. from University of Redlands (1963)
Attorney at Styn & Garland in San Diego County, California (1984 to 2000)
Attorney at Marinos, Styn & Studenbaker in San Diego County, California (1975 to 1984)
Attorney at Marinos & Styn in San Diego County, California (1969 to 1975)
Assistant Professor at University of Kentucky College of Law in Fayette County, Kentucky (1967 to 1969)
Trial Attorney at California Department of Health, Education, and Welfare (1966 to 1967)
Law Clerk at United States District Court for the Southern District of Ohio (1965 to 1966)