Judge Nancy Wieben Stock (Ret.), who served 24 years on the Orange County Superior Court bench, is being honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award at the Legal Aid Society of Orange County’s third annual Voices for Justice Dinner on October 20, 2016.
U/Z’s Tom Umberg and Dean Zipser joined other friends, colleagues and mentors in contributing anecdotes and expressing their appreciation for Judge Wieben Stock in an article in the October OC Lawyer, “A Legacy of Service: Reflections on Judge Wieben Stock (Ret.).”
More about Judge Wieben Stock from the article: “Revered as an outstanding leader in the legal community, Judge Stock is known for her judicial integrity, professionalism, and strength of character. During her tenure with the court, Judge Stock was admired and respected by the legal community for her fairness and leadership style. Both as the Supervising Judge of Family Law and Presiding Judge, Judge Stock realized the importance of legal aid services, and ensured the rights of those who were most vulnerable were preserved.”