The Honorable Robert F. Cochran

Del Norte Superior Court, Department 2


The Hon. Robert F. Cochran is a judge for the Del Norte County Superior Court in California. He was elected to the bench in 2018.

He is a registered Democrat.

Judge Cochran received his bachelor's degree from the University of California, Santa Barbara. He went on to earn his J.D. from the University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law in 1975.

Prior to his election to the bench, Cochran spent his entire legal career in private practice in Crescent City, California.

Some of his memberships include the Lighthouse Repertory Theatre and the Crescent City Rotary Club.

In 2016, former Governor Jerry Brown appointed Cochran to serve on the Del Norte County Fair board of directors. Cochran had served on the board since 2001.

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