Temporary Judges Program
1. They must be an attorney in good standing with the State Bar of California and meet the other general conditions outlined in CRC 2.812.
2. They must complete the online fill-in Application for Temporary Judges and submit it to:
Superior Court of California, County of Kern
Attn: Yadira Jimenez
1215 Truxtun Ave.
Bakersfield, CA 93301
Application for Temporary Judges Privacy Notice
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3. They must complete the training requirements outlined in the CRC 2.812. The Education Division of the Administrative Office of the Courts has developed online training that will meet a portion of the requirements.
Live Bench Conduct and Demeanor course
There is currently no Temporary Judge Live Bench Conduct and Demeanor course scheduled. Email Yadira.Jimenez@kern.courts.ca.gov for more information.