The Honorable Brett G. London

Orange County Superior Court, Department H08


The Hon. Brett G. London is a judge of the Superior Court of Orange County in California. He was elected to the Municipal Court of Orange County on June 6, 1988, filling a vacancy created by the retirement of Judge Kenneth M. Smith. He was elevated to the Superior Court on August 10, 1998, upon the majority vote of judges in the county to convert Municipal Courts to Superior Courts.

London attended California State University, Fullerton, where he earned a B.A. in English in 1976. He then received a J.D. from Brigham Young University Law School in 1979.

London began his legal career in 1979. He served as a deputy district attorney for the Office of the District Attorney of Orange County until his appointment to the bench in 1988.

From 1987 to 1989, he worked as an Associate Professor at Southern California College of Law. He has also worked as an adjunct professor for Western State University College of Law and Chapman University School of Law.

He has served on the Board of Advisors of the J. Reuben Clark Law Society.

He was born in Ogden, Utah and raised in Garden Grove, California. He is married with six children. He enjoys bicycling, kayaking, hiking, and spending time with his family.

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