The Honorable Bruce Clayton Mills

Contra Costa County Superior Court, Department retired

Biography

The Hon. Bruce Clayton Mills (Ret.) served as a judge for the Superior Court of Contra Costa County in California. He was appointed to the bench by former Governor Pete Wilson in 1995. He was automatically re-elected in 2014, after running unopposed. He retired on May 13, 2018.

Mills has been accused of five separate accounts of judicial misconduct. The California Commission on Judicial Performance permanently barred him from seeking or holding any judicial office in the State of California.