Judicial Officers List

Printable Judicial Officers List

Name Courtroom/Location Title
Charles R. Brehmer, Judge Dept. 1 Presiding Judge
John S. Somers, Judge Dept. 2 Assistant Presiding Judge; General Trial Court
Gary T. Friedman, Judge Dept. 3 General Trial Court
Sidney P. Chapin, Judge Dept. 4 Civil Direct Calendar
John W. Lua, Judge Dept. 5 General Trial Court
John R. Brownlee, Judge Dept. 6 Assistant Supervising Judge Felony; General Trial Court
Brian M. Mcnamara, Judge Dept. 7 General Trial Court
Michael E. Dellostritto, Judge Dept. 8 General Trial Court
Kenneth C. Twisselman II, Judge Dept. 9 Supervising Judge Felony; General Trial Court
John D. Oglesby, Judge Dept. 10 General Trial Court
David R. Lampe, Judge Dept. 11 Supervising Judge Civil; Civil Direct
Linda S. Etienne, Commissioner Dept. 12 Small Claims; Civil limited; Civil Non-Fast Track; UD; Name Changes; Harassments; Labor Appeals
Judith K. Dulcich, Judge Dept. 13 Preliminary Hearings
Colette M. Humphrey, Judge Dept. 14 Pre-Preliminary Hearings; Felony Arraignments
Michael G. Bush, Judge Dept. 15 Criminal Calendar; Revocation Calendar; Prop 36/47
Steven M. Katz, Judge Dept. 16 General Trial Court
Thomas S. Clark, Judge Dept. 17 Civil Direct Calendar
Name Courtroom/Location Title
Ralph L. McKnight, Commissioner Div. A Family Law; AB1058 Commissioner
Brian K. Stainfield, Judge Div. B Family Law
John L. Fielder, Judge Div. C Supervising Judge Family Law
Jose R. Benavides, Judge Div. D Assistant Supervising Judge Family Law
Cynthia L. Loo, Commissioner Div. E Family Law
Alisa R. Knight, Commissioner Div. P Probate
Susan M. Gill, Judge Div. F Supervising Judge Misdemeanor; Collaborative Courts
Steven Shayer, Commissioner Div. G Arraignments
Ralph WM. Wyatt, Judge Div. J Trials
Stephen D. Schuett, Judge Div. K Trials
Tiffany Organ-Bowles, Judge Div. H Trials
Name Courtroom/Location Title
Lorna H. Brumfield, Judge J2 Juvenile Court; Small Claims Appeals
Louie L. Vega, Judge J3 Supervising Judge Juvenile Court
Raymonda Marquez, Judge J4 Assistant Supervising Judge Juvenile Court
Name Courtroom/Location Title
Joseph J. Gianquinto, Commissioner T-1 Traffic Court
Eric J. Bradshaw, Judge T-2 General Trial Court; Traffic court back up; Civil Writs of Mandate
Name Courtroom/Location Title
David R. Zulfa, Judge Mojave Supervising Judge East Kern
Kenneth G. Pritchard, Judge Ridgecrest Assistant Supervising Judge East Kern
Donald P. Glennon, Judge Ridgecrest
Kenneth Green, Judge Mojave
Name Courtroom/Location Title
Marcos R. Camacho, Judge Shafter Supervising Judge North Kern
Robert S. Tafoya, Judge Delano Assistant Supervising Judge North Kern
David Wolf, Judge Delano Delano Prison Court
William D. Palmer, Judge Shafter/Delano Shafter/Delano
Name Courtroom/Location Title
Craig G. Phillips, Judge Lamont Supervising Judge South Kern
Skip Staley, Judge Lamont Assistant Supervising Judge