The Honorable Michael J. Reinhart

Kings County Superior Court, Department 7

Biography

The Hon. Michael J. Reinhart is a judge for the Kings County Superior Court in California. He was appointed to the bench by former Governor Jerry Brown in 2012. He filled the vacancy created by the retirement of the Hon. Lynn C. Atkinson (Ret.).

He is a registered Republican.

Judge Reinhart received his B.A. from the University of California, Irvine. He went on to earn his J.D. from the University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law in 1983.

After graduating from law school, Reinhart practiced at the Law Office of Nicholas Demma for four years. He then joined Haight, Brown, and Bonesteel LLP, where he practiced as an associate from 1987 to 1992.

Reinhart left the private sector at that time to join the Kings County District Attorney's Office. He first worked as a deputy district attorney until being named chief deputy district attorney in 2006. He remained in that capacity until re-entering private practice in 2011.

Reinhart practiced as a sole practitioner at his own private practice until his appointment to the Superior Court the following year.

Recent Rulings by Hon. Michael J. Reinhart

  • LEMUS V CALIF STATE PERSONNEL BOARD

    Aug 31, 2018 |  Kings County

    Defendant’s motion to compel arbitration and stay this lawsuit until arbitration has been completed is granted. Defendant’s non-compliance with Labor Code sections 226 and 1198.5 does not support a finding that defendant has waived its right to seek arbitration. The Labor Codes provide that the penalty for...

  • LEMUS V CALIF STATE PERSONNEL BOARD

    Aug 31, 2018 |  Kings County

    Defendant’s motion to compel arbitration and stay this lawsuit until arbitration has been completed is granted. Defendant’s non-compliance with Labor Code sections 226 and 1198.5 does not support a finding that defendant has waived its right to seek arbitration. The Labor Codes provide that the penalty for...

  • See More Results

Recent Rulings by Hon. Michael J. Reinhart

  • LEMUS V CALIF STATE PERSONNEL BOARD

    Aug 31, 2018 |  Kings County

    Defendant’s motion to compel arbitration and stay this lawsuit until arbitration has been completed is granted. Defendant’s non-compliance with Labor Code sections 226 and 1198.5 does not support a finding that defendant has waived its right to seek arbitration. The Labor Codes provide that the penalty for...

  • LEMUS V CALIF STATE PERSONNEL BOARD

    Aug 31, 2018 |  Kings County

    Defendant’s motion to compel arbitration and stay this lawsuit until arbitration has been completed is granted. Defendant’s non-compliance with Labor Code sections 226 and 1198.5 does not support a finding that defendant has waived its right to seek arbitration. The Labor Codes provide that the penalty for...

  • See More Results

For full print and download access, please subscribe at https://www.trellis.law/.

Please wait a moment while we load this page.