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