Program: Becoming a Judge in Monterey, San Benito, Santa Clara and Santa Cruz countiesStaff
Hosted by the superior courts and bar associations of Santa Clara, Monterey, San Benito and Santa Cruz counties, LaRaza lawyers and other affinity bar associations.
Monday, April 3, 2023, noon to 1:30 pm
According to the California Judicial Council Vacancies Report, there are 16 vacancies in the state for the Courts of Appeal and 99 vacancies for the state trial courts. Monterey Superior Court has 2 vacancies, Santa Clara Superior Court has 6 vacancies and Santa Cruz Superior Court has 1 vacancy. If you are interested in appointment to the trial or appellate courts, this is a time of opportunities. Join the panel below to learn more about the appointment process, the California Judicial Mentor Program created to demystify this process, as well as local mentoring programs that are available to applicants.