The Honorable Franklin E. Bondonno

Santa Clara County Superior Court

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Santa Clara County Superior Court, Department 82 (website)

Clerk phone: (408) 808-6240

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Hon. Franklin E. Bondonno is a judge of the Superior Court of Santa Clara County in California. He was appointed in July 2005 to succeed William R. Danser.

The judge has more than 32 years of trial experience, with specialization in environmental law.


  • J.D. from Santa Clara School of Law
  • Bachelor's Degree from Pacific Union College


  • Attorney at Popelka Allard, A.P.C. (1973 to 2005)
  • Deputy District Attorney at Santa Clara County District Attorney's Office in Santa Clara County (1972 to 1973)