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Biography

The Hon. Brenda J. Penny is a judge on the Superior Court of Los Angeles County in California. She was appointed on October 11, 2018 to fill the vacancy created by the conversion of a court commissioner position on June 21, 2018.

Judge Penny is a Democrat.

Education

  • B.A. from University of Southern California
  • J.D. from University of West Los Angeles School of Law

Career

  • Commissioner at Superior Court of Los Angeles County in Los Angeles County, California (2014 to 2018)
  • Assistant Supervising Probate Attorney at Superior Court of Los Angeles County in Los Angeles County, California (2001 to 2014)
  • Probate Attorney at Superior Court of Los Angeles County in Los Angeles County, California (1997 to 2001)
  • Sole Practitioner at Private Practice (1994 to 1997)
  • Partner at Gronemeier and Barker (1989 to 1994)
  • Associate at Gronemeier and Barker (1982 to 1994)