The Honorable Ronald L. Styn

San Diego County Superior Court

Court Info

San Diego County Superior Court, Department 74 (website)

Courtroom Clerk: 619-450-7074

Calendar Clerk: 619-450-7183

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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 in 2000 by former governor Gray Davis. Styn filed for re-election in 2014, but due to facing no opposition, was automatically elected to a new term that expires in 2021. Styn received a bachelor's degree from the University of Redlands and a J.D. from Stanford University.

Awards and Associations
2002-2005: Master, American Inns of Court
2001-2002: San Diego Judges Association Board of Directors
1998: President, Association of Business Trial Lawyers


  • Bachelor's Degree from University of Redlands
  • J.D. from Stanford


  • Judge at Superior Court of San Diego (2000 to 2021)
  • Attorney at Styn & Garland (1984 to 2000)
  • Attorney at Marinos, Styn & Studenbaker (1975 to 1984)
  • Adjunct Professor at California Western School of Law (1970 to 1980)
  • Associate Professor at University of Kentucky College of Law (1967 to 1969)
  • Attorney at Marinos & STyn (1967 to 1975)
  • Attorney at California Department of Health (1966 to 1967)
  • Law Clerk at Hon. James M. Carter (1965 to 1966)