Judge, Orange County Superior Court (Ret.)

Hon. MARY FINGAL SCHULTE

DISCOVERY REFERENCE

Representative Cases


  • Appointed referee to preside over party and expert depositions in a contested conservatorship matter, to monitor behavior of parties and counsel, and to rule on objections.

  • Appointed referee to determine applicability of Evidence Code section 1157 to hospital records in a medical malpractice action.

  • Appointed referee in a business dispute involving motions to compel further responses to interrogatories and document production requests.