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Judges and Judiciary

Dec. 1, 1998

Judge's Modesty Belies Contribution On Statewide Level

NAPA - Though Philip A. Champlin regards himself as a mere cog in the wheels of justice, that unassuming opinion of himself belies his contribution on a statewide level.

Philip A. Champlin
Napa County Superior Court
Appointed by: Gov. Jerry Brown, November 1979
Career Highlights: Judge, Napa County Municipal Court, 1978-79; partner, Coombs & Dunlap, Napa, 1964-78
Law School: Boalt Hall, 1964
Age: 58
By Mark Blumberg

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