The Honorable Sim von Kalinowski

San Diego County Superior Court, Department NC-23


The Hon. Sim von Kalinowski is a judge for the Superior Court of San Diego County in California. He was appointed to the bench by former governor Arnold Schwarzenegger on July 21, 2008, filling a vacancy created by the conversion of a court commissioner position.

Von Kalinowski earned a B.A. from the University of the Pacific in 1977. He then continued his studies at the University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law, where he received a J.D. in 1980.

Prior to his appointment to the bench, von Kalinowski served as a deputy city attorney in the Office of the City Attorney of San Diego from 1981 to 2008.

He is registered as a Republican.

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