The Honorable Renée F. Korn

Los Angeles County Superior Court, Department 118


The Hon. Renée F. Korn is a judge for the Los Angeles County Superior Court in California. She was appointed to the bench in 2009 by former governor Arnold Schwarzenegger. She filled the vacancy created by the retirement of the Hon. Rodney G. Forneret (deceased), who passed away two weeks after his retirement.

She is a registered Democrat.

Judge Korn graduated with her B.A. in political science and history from the University of California, Santa Barbara. She went on to earn her J.D. from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law in 1990.

After graduating from law school, Korn joined the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office, where she would serve as a deputy district attorney until her appointment to the Superior Court in 2009.

Judge Korn has contributed to the Continuing Education of the Bar legal guide on the subject of hearsay.

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