The Honorable Arthur A. Garcia

Santa Barbara County Superior Court

Court Info

Santa Barbara County Superior Court, Department Santa Maria - SMJ1 (website)

Cook Division: (805) 614-6414

Courtroom Rules


The Hon. Arthur A. Garcia was appointed as a judge in 2003 by Gov. Gray Davis.

In private practice, Judge Garcia was a general practitioner with an emphasis on family law.


  • J.D. from Loyola Law School (1978)
  • B.A. from Loyola Marymount University (1975)


  • Commissioner at North County Juvenile Court (1996 to 2003)
  • Attorney at Private practice (1978 to 1996)