News and Events

Here's what's happening with OCAAJO and our Members ...

      Meet the Candidates Running for
     Orange County Superior Court Judge!

             Register here:  

April 26, 2022  
Judicial Seats, 5, 9, 11, 21 and 22

May 3, 2022
Judicial Seats 28, 30, 33 and 45

  5:30 p.m. -7:30 p.m.     via Zoom

Registration closes  Monday April 25, 2022 at 5:00 p.m.

                  OCAAJO and the
      OCBA Masters Division Present

                 Then and Now:
How the Diversity Landscape has  Changed Over the Years in the Orange County Legal Community

                   May 4, 2022 
    5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.  via Zoom

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OCAAJO Life Member
Judge Fred Slaughter's nomination to the  Federal District Court for the Central District of California is confirmed by the United States Senate, March 17, 2022!

Congratulations District Court Judge Slaughter!

Judge Maurice Sanchez's nomination to the  Fourth District Court of Appeal, Div. 3., is confirmed by the California Commission on Judicial Appointments January 6, 2022!

Congratulations Justice Sanchez!

OCAAJO President
Judge Karen L. Robinson is elected  President of the California Judges Foundation 2022-2023.  Administered by the CJA staff and supervised by a nine-person Board of Directors, the California Judges Foundation  is dedicated to educating the public about the importance of an impartial judiciary for the administration of Justice in California.

Congratulations Judge Robinson!

OCAAJO Vice President
Judge Elizabeth G. Macias is awarded the 2021 CJA Justice Bernard Jefferson Excellence in Education Award for her work with co-awardee LA Judge Nicole Bershon on the CJA Diversity & Inclusivity Committee!  She also is named CRF-OC's 2021 James P. Gray Judge of the Year!

Congratulations Judge Macias! 

OCAAJO issues
Statement Denouncing
attacks on AAPI Community

Read the full Statement below.