The Honorable Carol W. Overton

Santa Clara County Superior Court

Court Info

Santa Clara County Superior Court, Department 11 (website)

Clerk phone: (408) 882-2220

Courtroom Rules

Biography

Hon. Carol W. Overton is a judge for the Superior Court of Santa Clara County in California. She was appointed in July 2005 to succeed Charles W. Hayden.

Education

  • J.D. from Santa Clara University School of Law
  • B.A. from University of California, Los Angeles

Career

  • Senior Deputy Attorney at San Jose City Attorney's Office in San Jose (2000 to 2005)
  • Deputy City Attorney at San Jose City Attorney's Office in San Jose (1987 to 2000)
  • Deputy Public Defender at Office of the Public Defender - Santa Clara County in Santa Clara County (1984 to 1987)