The Honorable Charles D. Wachob

Placer County Superior Court

Court Info

Placer County Superior Court, Department 42 (website)

Civil and Small Claims: 916-408-6000

Criminal: 916-408-6000

Courtroom Rules


In 2005, the Hon. Charles D. Wachob was appointed by former Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger as judge on the Superior Court of Placer County in California.

Judge Wachob has been the assistant presiding judge.

In 2010, he was picked as Judge of the Year by the Sacramento Valley Chapter of the American Board of Trial Advocates.


  • J.D. from University of California, Davis School of Law
  • Bachelor's degree from University of California, Davis


  • Attorney (municipal legal affairs) at City of Auburn, California in Auburn, California (1983 to 2005)
  • Attorney at Leupp, Wachob & Woodall (1981 to 2005)