2 Named Judges of Long Beach Municipal Court

A deputy district attorney and a Long Beach lawyer have been appointed judges of the Long Beach Municipal Court by Gov. George Deukmejian.

Arthur Jean Jr., a deputy district attorney in charge of gang prosecutions in Compton, will replace Judge William Winston, who was elevated to the Los Angeles Superior Court. Michael G. Nott, a partner in the Long Beach law firm Vandenberg, Nott, Conway & Newell since 1969, will fill a newly created position on the municipal bench.

Jean, 41, has been with the district attorney's office since 1972. A graduate of Dartmouth College and Harvard Law School, he has been a trial prosecutor and headed the district attorney's Long Beach juvenile operation.

Nott, 44, who practiced business and personal injury law, is a graduate of Occidental College and the USC School of Law.

Jean and Nott will earn annual salaries of $66,449.

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