Kathryn Werdegar

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Kathryn Werdegar
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Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of California
Incumbent
Assumed office
June 3, 1994[1]
Nominated by Pete Wilson
Preceded by Edward Panelli
Personal details
Born (1936-04-05) April 5, 1936 (age 78)
San Francisco
Alma mater University of California, Berkeley
George Washington University Law School

Kathryn Mickle Werdegar (born April 5, 1936) is an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of California. She was appointed to the Supreme Court by Governor Pete Wilson in 1994. She was retained by the electorate in November 2002, with 74.1% percent of the vote.[2] She earned her B.A. with honors at the University of California, Berkeley and then attended the University of California, Berkeley School of Law (Boalt Hall) before completing her law degree at the George Washington University Law School, where she graduated first in her class.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bowen, Debra, Justices of the California Supreme Court, California Secretary of State, retrieved 2010-11-23 
  2. ^ smartvoter.org

External links[edit]

  • Biography at California Supreme Court website.
Legal offices
Preceded by
Edward Panelli
Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of California
1994 – present
Succeeded by
Incumbent