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The Honorable Charles B. Burch

Contra Costa County Superior Court, Department 23 (website)

Court Info

Contra Costa County Superior Court, Department 23 (website)

Clerk phone: 925-608-1123


Hon. Charles B. Burch is a judge for the Superior Court of Contra Costa County in California and replaced Judge John Allen. He was appointed in 2005, by the former Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger.

Judge Burch has coached the Lamorinda Youth Association for basketball and baseball. He actively participates in the local moot court and mock trial programs.

He is a former member of Moraga’s town planning commission.


J.D. from University of Chicago

Bachelor's degree from Stanford University


Assistant United States attorney at United States Attorney's Office (1978 to 2005)

Assistant States attorney, at Attorney's Office in Cook County States, California (1973 to 1978)

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