The Honorable David C. Kalemkarian

Fresno County Superior Court, Department 202


The Hon. David C. Kalemkarian is a judge on the Superior Court of Fresno County in California. He was appointed by former Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger in 2005 to succeed the Hon. Ralph Nunez.

Judge Kalemkarian earned his B.A. from California State University, Fresno. He later received his J.D. from Boalt Hall Law School at the University of California, Berkley.

Judge Kalemkarian first practiced law as an attorney for Morrison and Foerster, LLP. Later he practiced family law with his father at Stephen A. Kalemkarian, Inc. Prior to his appointment to the bench, he served seven years as Fresno Superior Court Commissioner.

He is a member of the California State Bar Association and the Fresno County Bar Association.

Judge Kalemkarian is a Republican.

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