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The Hon. Gary M. Bubis is a judge for the Superior Court of San Diego County in California. He was appointed to the bench by former governor Arnold Schwarzenegger in 2007, filling a vacancy created by the retirement of the Hon. Rafael Arreola.
Bubis earned a bachelor’s degree from Northern Illinois University and a master’s degree from California State University, San Diego. He also received a J.D. from the University of San Diego School of Law.
Bubis began his legal career as a partner at Menzies & Bubis, where he worked from 1980 to 1990.
He then left the private sector and joined the Office of County Counsel of San Diego County. After serving for two years as a deputy attorney, Bubis moved to the Office of the Public Defender of San Diego County to work as a deputy public defender.
Then, in 1997, he was selected to serve as a referee for the Superior Court of San Diego County, a position he held until his appointment to the bench.
He is registered as a Republican.
Bachelor's degree from Northern Illinois University
Master's degree from California State University, San Diego
J.D. from University of San Diego School of Law
Referee at Superior Court of California in San Diego County, California (1997 to 2007)
Deputy Public Defender at Office of the Public Defender in San Diego County, California (1992 to 1996)
Deputy Attorney at Office of County Counsel in San Diego County, California (1990 to 1992)
Partner at Menzies & Bubis in San Diego County, California (1980 to 1990)