February 8, 2017 | By Kylie Larkin — Pepperdine Law alumnus Michael J. Strickroth (JD ’78) has been appointed by California Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. to a judgeship in the Orange County Superior Court.
Via the Office of Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr.:
Strickroth, 63, of Mission Viejo, has been a partner at Kutak Rock LLP since 2014, where he was of counsel from 2013 to 2014. Strickroth was a sole practitioner in 2013 and a partner at Strickroth and Parker LLP from 2012 to 2013 and at Howard, Moss, Loveder, Strickroth and Walker LLP from 1987 to 2012. He was a partner at Parker, Stanbury, McGee, Babcock and Combs from 1982 to 1986, where he was an associate from 1979 to 1982. Strickroth earned a Juris Doctor degree from the Pepperdine University School of Law and a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Notre Dame. He fills the vacancy created by the retirement of Judge James A. Stotler. Strickroth is a Democrat.
For the complete announcement, please see www.gov.ca.gov