The Honorable Tam Nomoto Schumann


Judge, Superior Court of Orange County, California (Ret.)


Assigned Judge presiding over civil, criminal, and family law cases


Judge Nomoto Schumann was the first Asian American woman appointed to the Orange County Bench. During her 34 plus years on the Bench, she has developed an expertise in Civil, Criminal, and Family Law cases.  Judge Nomoto Schumann is the immediate Past President of the California Judges Assoc; has served as Chair of the California Judges Association's Ethics Committee and the National Women Judges Association; and is the Vice Chair of the California Judge's Ethics Committee. She has served on the Orange County Campaign Finance & EthicsCommission as its Chair. Judge Nomoto Schumann has been invited to present a Paper relating to Ethics by the Vatican in 2019. She is also actively involved in presenting  a workshop on Law School Wellness and Ethics which has been attended by students of the various California Law Schools including UCI.

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