STATE OF CALIFORNIA
OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR

APPLICATION FOR APPOINTMENT AS
JUDGE OF THE SUPERIOR COURT


Steps
1. Welcome
2. Basic Information
3. Personal Information
4. Educational Information
5a. Professional/Career Information
5b. Work History
6. Qualification/Suitability for Judicial Appointment
7. Specific Legal Experience
8. Judicial or Quasi-Judicial Experience
9. Business Interests or Other Professional Experience
10. Writing
11. Honors and Awards
12. Organizations, Memberships and Community Activities
13. Additional Questions
14. Further Information

1. Name of Applicant:
Prefix:
First Name:
Middle Name:
Last Name:
Suffix:


2. Prior names used by Applicant (Include the dates each name was used.):


3. Preferred Judicial Position (You are not required to live in the county.):
Judge of the:


4. If you would like to be considered for an appointment as a Superior Court Judge in another
jurisdiction, please identify the county or counties in order of preference and describe your ties
and connections to, and activities in, each county.


5. Date of Birth:
Place of Birth:
Drivers License #:
Social Security #: Ex:###-##-####
California Bar #:
Admission Date:

(Eligibility requirement: Member of the California State Bar for 10 years preceding your application.)

INFORMATION FOR REPORTING PURPOSES


6. State law requires the Governorís Office to collect, on an aggregate statewide basis, demographic data relative to ethnicity, race, disability, veteran status, gender, gender identity and sexual orientation (Gov. Code, ß12011.5, subdivision (n)). To assist the Governorís Office with these reporting obligations, applicants are asked to voluntarily provide this information below. YOUR ANSWERS TO THESE QUESTIONS ARE PURELY VOLUNTARY AND YOU MAY FREELY SKIP ANY OR ALL OF THESE QUESTIONS AND GO DIRECTLY TO QUESTION 7. If you choose to respond, use the categories below to choose the one(s) with which you most closely identify.

Please identify your gender: Male Female
Please state your Ethnicity:
Please identify your sexual orientation/gender identity:
Please identify if you are a veteran as that term is defined in Section 101(2) of Title 38 of the United States Code:
Please identify if you are person with a mental or physical disability as that term is defined in subdivisions (j), (l), and (m) of California Government Code Section 12926:

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