Name: Lynne Riddle
Birthplace: Los Angeles
Residence: Newport Beach
Occupation: retired federal judge
Education: juris doctor from UC Hastings College of Law, San Francisco, 1977; post-doctoral fellow at the department of philosophy at UC Santa Barbara, 1972; doctor of education from School of Education, Syracuse University, New York, 1968 (in residence 1963-66); bachelor's and master's degrees from Cal State Los Angeles, 1963, 1960; associate's degree from Mt. San Antonia College, Walnut, Calif., 1957; high chool diploma, El Monte High School, El Monte, Calif., 1955
Experience as an educator:
For nine years prior to law school, I was a graduate and undergraduate instructor and professor in "teacher training" programs at Syracuse University, Cal State Long Beach, the State University of Iowa, UC Santa Barbara and Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia.
While on the federal court bench I developed, and taught in, an advanced paralegal studies certificate program at UC Irvine Extension. Moreover, during my 14 years on the bench I was an organizer, presenter and/or panel member in numerous continuing legal education programs for lawyers in Orange and Los Angeles counties.