The Honorable Kevin A. Enright

San Diego County Superior Court, Department SD-904

Biography

The Hon. Kevin A. Enright is a judge for the Superior Court of San Diego County in California. He was initially appointed to the San Diego Municipal Court by former governor Pete Wilson in 1995. He was then elevated to the Superior Court of San Diego County in 1997, filling a vacancy created by the elevation of the Hon. Jeffrey T. Miller.

Enright earned a bachelor’s degree in history from Stanford University in 1975. He then received a J.D. from the University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law in 1979.

Enright began his legal career as a deputy district attorney for the Office of the District Attorney of Mendocino County. During his five-year tenure there, he prosecuted rape, child molestation, manslaughter, and elder abuse cases.

Then, in 1985, Enright left the public sector. He joined Butz, Lucas, Dunn, and Enright as a civil trial attorney, a position he held until his appointment to the bench.

Recent Rulings by Hon. Kevin A. Enright

  • BOND VS ASPER

    Sep 5, 2019 |  Judge Kevin A. Enright |  San Diego County, CA

    Before the Court is Plaintiff Denise Bond's motion for partial judgment notwithstanding the verdict ("JNOV") as to the fraud cause of action under Civil Code section 629. Defendants filed a late opposition. For the reasons explained below, the Court DENIES the motion. Defense counsel's reason for filing a ...

  • IRA COHEN TRUSTEE OF THE 6548 ECB TRUST VS. TWO BROTHERS RESTAURANT INC

    Aug 8, 2019 |  Judge Kevin A. Enright |  San Diego County, CA

    Plaintiff Ira Cohen, Trustee of the 6548 ECB Trust's unopposed Motion for Award of Attorney's Fees and Costs (ROA 74) is GRANTED. The court finds plaintiff is the prevailing party and is entitled to an award of reasonable attorney's fees and costs. (Code of Civ. Proc., §§ 1717, 1032.) The court finds the h...

  • WESTERN GARDENS LANDSCAPING INC VS TB PENICK & SONS INC

    Aug 8, 2019 |  Judge Kevin A. Enright |  San Diego County, CA

    Plaintiff's motion for award of attorney fees for denial of requests for admission is granted in part and denied in part. For the reasons stated in the court's tentative ruling issued on June 20, 2019, the motion is denied as to request numbers 32 and 54, and plaintiff is entitled to attorney fees incurred...

  • JOHNSON VS. HUFFMAN

    Aug 1, 2019 |  Judge Kevin A. Enright |  San Diego County, CA

    Anthony Johnson's ("Johnson") Motion to Strike or Tax Storix's and Defendants' Memorandums of Costs (ROA 809, 893) is DENIED. The court finds that Storix, Inc. and the individual defendants/cross-defendants David Huffman, Richard Turner, Manuel Altamirano, David Kinney, and David Smiljkovich (hereinafter "...

  • ALBRITTON VS. MCMANN

    Jul 11, 2019 |  Judge Kevin A. Enright |  San Diego County, CA

    Plaintiff Harold James Albritton's unopposed Motion for Award of Attorneys' Fees (ROA 144) is GRANTED, but in a lesser amount. The court finds plaintiff has satisfied the requirements in Code of Civil Procedure sections 685.040 and 685.080. Having conformed with the requirements of these Code sections, the...

  • MARCELA MEJIA VS ANNA VU

    Jul 11, 2019 |  Judge Kevin A. Enright |  San Diego County, CA

    Having reviewed the papers submitted, the Court finds it appropriate to continue the hearing on Defendant's Amended Motion to Tax Costs to a date on or after the currently pending Motion for New Trial and Motion for Judgment Notwithstanding the Verdict. Accordingly, the Court CONTINUES THE HEARING on Defen...

  • WESTERN GARDENS LANDSCAPING INC VS TB PENICK & SONS INC

    Jun 20, 2019 |  Judge Kevin A. Enright |  San Diego County, CA

    1. Plaintiff's motion for award of attorney fees for denial of requests for admission is denied in part with prejudice and denied in part without prejudice. If a party fails to admit the genuineness of any document or the truth of any matter when requested to do so, and if the party requesting that admissi...

  • BLACKBURN VS. COUNTY OF SAN DIEGO

    May 30, 2019 |  Judge Kevin A. Enright |  San Diego County, CA

    Before the Court is Plaintiffs David Blackburn and 151 LLC's reserved motions in limine or, in the alternative, motion for judgment on the pleadings and motion for nonsuit, and Defendant County of San Diego's request that Plaintiffs recover nothing and for judgment in its favor. The Court read and consider...

  • WEBB VS FCA US LLC

    May 9, 2019 |  Judge Kevin A. Enright |  San Diego County, CA

    Plaintiff's Motion for Attorneys' Fees, Costs, and Expenses is granted, in part. Plaintiff is awarded attorneys' fees in the amount of $109,010.50 and costs and expenses in the amount of $30,135.69. All evidentiary objections are overruled. A buyer who prevails in a Song-Beverly case is entitled to "costs ...

  • JOHNSON VS. HUFFMAN

    Jan 3, 2019 |  Judge Kevin A. Enright |  San Diego County, CA

    David Huffman, Richard Turner, Manuel Altamirano, David Kinney, and David Smiljkovich's (collectively "Defendants") motion for attorney fees is granted. A defendant who prevails in a derivative suit may obtain reasonable attorney fees from a bond posted under Corporations Code section 800. (Donner Mgmt. Co...

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Recent Rulings by Hon. Kevin A. Enright

  • BOND VS ASPER

    Sep 5, 2019 |  Judge Kevin A. Enright |  San Diego County, CA

    Before the Court is Plaintiff Denise Bond's motion for partial judgment notwithstanding the verdict ("JNOV") as to the fraud cause of action under Civil Code section 629. Defendants filed a late opposition. For the reasons explained below, the Court DENIES the motion. Defense counsel's reason for filing a ...

  • IRA COHEN TRUSTEE OF THE 6548 ECB TRUST VS. TWO BROTHERS RESTAURANT INC

    Aug 8, 2019 |  Judge Kevin A. Enright |  San Diego County, CA

    Plaintiff Ira Cohen, Trustee of the 6548 ECB Trust's unopposed Motion for Award of Attorney's Fees and Costs (ROA 74) is GRANTED. The court finds plaintiff is the prevailing party and is entitled to an award of reasonable attorney's fees and costs. (Code of Civ. Proc., §§ 1717, 1032.) The court finds the h...

  • WESTERN GARDENS LANDSCAPING INC VS TB PENICK & SONS INC

    Aug 8, 2019 |  Judge Kevin A. Enright |  San Diego County, CA

    Plaintiff's motion for award of attorney fees for denial of requests for admission is granted in part and denied in part. For the reasons stated in the court's tentative ruling issued on June 20, 2019, the motion is denied as to request numbers 32 and 54, and plaintiff is entitled to attorney fees incurred...

  • JOHNSON VS. HUFFMAN

    Aug 1, 2019 |  Judge Kevin A. Enright |  San Diego County, CA

    Anthony Johnson's ("Johnson") Motion to Strike or Tax Storix's and Defendants' Memorandums of Costs (ROA 809, 893) is DENIED. The court finds that Storix, Inc. and the individual defendants/cross-defendants David Huffman, Richard Turner, Manuel Altamirano, David Kinney, and David Smiljkovich (hereinafter "...

  • ALBRITTON VS. MCMANN

    Jul 11, 2019 |  Judge Kevin A. Enright |  San Diego County, CA

    Plaintiff Harold James Albritton's unopposed Motion for Award of Attorneys' Fees (ROA 144) is GRANTED, but in a lesser amount. The court finds plaintiff has satisfied the requirements in Code of Civil Procedure sections 685.040 and 685.080. Having conformed with the requirements of these Code sections, the...

  • MARCELA MEJIA VS ANNA VU

    Jul 11, 2019 |  Judge Kevin A. Enright |  San Diego County, CA

    Having reviewed the papers submitted, the Court finds it appropriate to continue the hearing on Defendant's Amended Motion to Tax Costs to a date on or after the currently pending Motion for New Trial and Motion for Judgment Notwithstanding the Verdict. Accordingly, the Court CONTINUES THE HEARING on Defen...

  • WESTERN GARDENS LANDSCAPING INC VS TB PENICK & SONS INC

    Jun 20, 2019 |  Judge Kevin A. Enright |  San Diego County, CA

    1. Plaintiff's motion for award of attorney fees for denial of requests for admission is denied in part with prejudice and denied in part without prejudice. If a party fails to admit the genuineness of any document or the truth of any matter when requested to do so, and if the party requesting that admissi...

  • BLACKBURN VS. COUNTY OF SAN DIEGO

    May 30, 2019 |  Judge Kevin A. Enright |  San Diego County, CA

    Before the Court is Plaintiffs David Blackburn and 151 LLC's reserved motions in limine or, in the alternative, motion for judgment on the pleadings and motion for nonsuit, and Defendant County of San Diego's request that Plaintiffs recover nothing and for judgment in its favor. The Court read and consider...

  • WEBB VS FCA US LLC

    May 9, 2019 |  Judge Kevin A. Enright |  San Diego County, CA

    Plaintiff's Motion for Attorneys' Fees, Costs, and Expenses is granted, in part. Plaintiff is awarded attorneys' fees in the amount of $109,010.50 and costs and expenses in the amount of $30,135.69. All evidentiary objections are overruled. A buyer who prevails in a Song-Beverly case is entitled to "costs ...

  • JOHNSON VS. HUFFMAN

    Jan 3, 2019 |  Judge Kevin A. Enright |  San Diego County, CA

    David Huffman, Richard Turner, Manuel Altamirano, David Kinney, and David Smiljkovich's (collectively "Defendants") motion for attorney fees is granted. A defendant who prevails in a derivative suit may obtain reasonable attorney fees from a bond posted under Corporations Code section 800. (Donner Mgmt. Co...

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