The Honorable Brenda Fay Harbin-Forte

Alameda County Superior Court

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Alameda County Superior Court, Department 301 (website)

Clerk phone: 510-263-4301

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The Hon. Brenda Fay Harbin-Forte is a judge of the Superior Court of Alameda County in California. She was appointed by former governor Pete Wilson in 1992. Harbin-Forte won the primary election on June 5, 2018. Harbin Forte received a bachelor's degree and a J.D. from the University of California, Berkeley. Due to lack of opposition, this election did not appear on the ballot. Incumbent Brenda Fay Harbin-Forte ran unopposed in the race for the Office 16 seat on the Alameda County Superior Court.


  • Bachelor's Degree from University of California, Berkeley
  • J.D. from University of California, Berkeley Boalt Hall School of Law