The Honorable Erica R. Yew

Santa Clara County Superior Court

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Santa Clara County Superior Court, Department 62 (website)

Clerk phone: (408) 491-4850

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Hon. Erica R. Yew is a judge for the Superior Court of Santa Clara County in California. She was appointed by former governor Gray Davis in October 2001.

After passing the bar, Yew jumped into private practice, with over 16 years of experience before getting her appointment.


  • J.D. from University of California, Hastings College of Law
  • Bachelor's Degree from Grinnell College


  • Attorney at McManis Faulkner & Morgan (1999 to 2001)
  • Attorney at Robinson & Wood (1985 to 1999)