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The Honorable Cheryl Mills

Contra Costa County Superior Court, Department 19 (website)

Court Info

Contra Costa County Superior Court, Department 19 (website)

Clerk phone: 925-608-1119


Hon. Cheryl Mills is a judge for the Superior Court of Contra Costa County in California.

She and her husband have a son.


J.D. from Lewis and Clark College, Northwestern School of Law

M.B.A from University of Montana

Bachelor's Degree from University of Minnesota


Managing Partner at Mills & Larson, in Walnut Creek, CA (1999 to 2018)

Managing Partner at Pillsbury, Levinson & Mills in San Francisco, CA (1988 to 1998)

Associate Attorney at Archer & McComas in Walnut Creek, CA (1984 to 1988)

Associate Attorney at Lindsay, Hart, Neil & Weigler in Portland (1982 to 1984)

Judge Pro Tem at Small Claims Appeals to the Superior Court in Contra Costa County, California

Instructor at Continuing Education of the Bar

Lecturer at American Academy of Neurologists

Lecturer at American Psychiatric Association

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