The Honorable Arlene T. Borick

San Francisco Superior Court

Court Info

San Francisco Superior Court, Department retired (website)

Biography

The Hon. Arlene T. Borick is a retired judge of the Superior Court of San Francisco, California.

While Borick was commissioner for the civil case management department, she made sure that most civil cases in San Francisco Superior Court stayed on track. She also saw to it that all unlimited, non-exempt cases go to alternative dispute resolution prior to trial or mandatory settlement conference.

Borick was known to be a disciplinarian as she presided over show-cause hearings, where parties explain why they haven’t filed something or appeared as scheduled. She imposed no-show sanctions of $200.

Education

  • J.D. from Hastings College of the Law (1984)

Career

  • Attorney at Kaplan Russin & Vecchi in San Francisco County, California
  • Staff Attorney at San Francisco Superior Court in San Francisco County, California (from 1987)
  • Commissioner at San Francisco Superior Court in San Francisco County, California