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The Honorable Donald S. Mitchell

San Francisco Superior Court, Department retired (website)

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San Francisco Superior Court, Department retired (website)


The Hon. Donald S. Mitchell (Ret.) served as a judge for the Superior Court of San Francisco County in California. He was elevated by former governor George Deukmejian from the Municipal Court of San Francisco in 1990.

Mitchell earned a J.D. from the University of Michigan in 1974.

Prior to his appointment to the bench, Mitchell served as an attorney with the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.

Mitchell is registered as a Democrat.


J.D. from University of Michigan (1974)


Attorney at The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

Judge at Superior Court of California in San Francisco County, California (1990 to 2017)

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