The Honorable Charles R. Brehmer

Kern County Superior Court, Department 4

Biography

The Hon. Charles R. Brehmer is a judge for the Superior Court of Kern County in California. He was elected to the bench in 2008, filling a vacancy created by the retirement of the Hon. Clarence Westra.

Brehmer earned a bachelor’s degree from Valparaiso University. He then continued his studies at Valparaiso University Law School, where he completed a J.D.

Prior to his appointment to the bench, he worked as an attorney in private practice throughout Kern County from 1993 to 2008. Over the course of his legal career, he has handled criminal and civil cases.