The Honorable Steven D. Barnes

Kings County Superior Court, Department retired


The Hon. Steven D. Barnes (Ret.) was a judge for the Kings County Superior Court in California. He was elected to the bench in 2006. He retired from the bench in 2018 and his vacancy was filled by the Hon. Kathy Ciuffini.

Barnes received his J.D. from Western State University College of Law.

Prior to being elected to the bench, Barnes spent his entire legal career in private practice, where he specialized in family law.

While on the bench, Barnes served as a Presiding Judge of the Court.

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