Eugene Zech was raised in Orange County graduating from Mater Dei High School in 1965.
He played college basketball at Loyola University of Los Angeles and then at the University of California at Irvine where he graduated with a degree in history in 1970. He then attended Pepperdine University School of Law where he was a member of the Law Review. He received his Juris Doctor in 1976 and was admitted to the California Bar later that year. He is licensed to practice before:
Mr. Zech has been in private practice in Newport Beach since 1978. His emphasis has been in Family Law with extensive work in civil litigation, business, Chapter 7 Bankruptcy and some estate planning.