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Los Angeles Superior Court, Department retired (website)


Roy L. Paul was a judge for the Superior Court of Los Angeles County in California. Paul did not file to run for re-election in 2018.

Paul received a B.A. from the University of Southern California and a J.D. from Western State University.


  • J.D. from Western State University (1977)
  • B.A. from University of Southern California (1971)


  • Municipal Court Commissioner at Downey Municipal Court (1991 to 1994)
  • Judge at Downey Municipal Court (1994 to 2000)
  • Naval Officer at Navy Active Duty (1971 to 1975)
  • Naval Officer at Naval Reserves (1975 to 1994)
  • Mayor at Bell Gardens City (1980 to 1984)
  • Mayor and City Councilman at Downey City (1986 to 1991)