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 General Trial Court; Habeaus Corpus (even)
Gary T. Friedman, Judge Dept. 3 General Trial Court
Judith K. Dulcich, Judge Dept. 4 Assistant presiding judge; General Trial Court
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; Habeas corus (odd)
Kenneth C. Twisselman II, Judge Dept. 9 Supervising Judge Felony; General Trial Court; CEQA (primary)
Stephen Schuett, Judge Dept. 10 Civil Direct Calendar
David R. Lampe, Judge Dept. 11 Supervising Judge Civil; Civil Writs
Linda S. Etienne, Commissioner Dept. 12 Small Claims; Civil limited; Civil Non-Fast Track; UD; Name Changes; Harassments; Labor Appeals; Night Court Rotation
Steven Katz, 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
John Oglesby, 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; Night Court rotation
Gloria Cannon, Judge Div. B Family Law
Susan Gill, Judge Div. C Supervising Judge Family Law; Mental Health Court
Jose R. Benavides, Judge Div. D Supervising Judge Family Law
Cynthia L. Loo, Commissioner Div. E Family Law
Alisa R. Knight, Commissioner Div. P Probate
David R. Zulfa, Judge Div. F Supervising Judge Misdemeanor; DV Court
John L. Fielder, Judge Div. G Arraignments
Ralph WM. Wyatt, Judge Div. J Trails; (DUI Court- when implemented)
Brian Stainfield, Judge Div. K Trials
TBA , Div. H Trials
Name Courtroom/Location Title
Lorna H. Brumfield, Judge J2 Juvenile Court; Small Claims Appeals
Louie L. Vega, Judge J3 Assistant Supervising Judge Juvenile Court
Raymonda Marquez, Judge J4 Supervising Judge Juvenile Court
Name Courtroom/Location Title
Joseph J. Gianquinto, Commissioner T-1 Traffic Court (through March 2018); Night Court Rotation
Eric J. Bradshaw, Judge T-2 General Trial Court; Traffic court back up; CEQA #2; Civil Writs
Name Courtroom/Location Title
Robert S. Tafoya, Judge Delano Assistant Supervising Judge North Kern
Steven Katz, Judge Shafter/Delano Shafter/Delano
Steven Shayer, Commissioner Shafter Shafter
Name Courtroom/Location Title
Craig G. Phillips, Judge Lamont Supervising Judge South Kern
Skip Staley, Judge Lamont
Name Courtroom/Location Title
Kenneth G. Pritchard, Judge Ridgecrest
Jason Webster, Commissioner Ridgecrest
Tiffany Organ-Bowles, Judge Mojave Assistant Supervising Judge East Kern
Kenneth Green, Judge Mojave Supervising Judge East Kern