About Randall M. Widmann


University of Santa Clara Law School

J.D. received May, 1976, Cum Laude

  • Editor, Law Review
  • Research Assistant to Professor Richard Rykoff
  • Chairperson, Student Faculty Coordinating Committee
  • Intern to Hon. Miriam Wolff
  • Extern, Farmers Insurance
  • Law School Placement Director, 1975-1977

University of Stockholm, Sweden International Graduate School

Masters Program 1972-1973, [left to attend law school]

California State University at Sacramento

B.A. received June, 1971, Dean's List

Honors and Activities

Judge Pro Tempore, Santa Clara County Superior Court in settlement conferences and contested matters

Trustee, Santa Clara County Board of Trustees, 1986 - 1987

Delegate, US/China Joint Session on Trade, Investment and Economic Law, 1987

Professor, De Anza College in Real Estate and Business Law

Graduate of Hastings College of Law, College of Advocacy

Author, Divorce Without Marriage: The Subject Matter Jurisdiction Anomaly in California

Author, The Municipal Courts of Santa Clara County

Co-Author, Real Estate for the Student, Consumer and Examinee

Admitted to practice before all California State Courts; Northern, Eastern and Central US District Courts, Ninth Circuit Court of Appeal

Attorney of Record:

  • Moncada v. West Coast Quartz, Inc. (2013) 221 Cal. App. 4th 768
  • Varian v. Delfino (2005) 35 Cal. 4th 180
  • Nyulassy v. Lockheed (2004) 120 Cal. App. 4th 1267