The Honorable Gregory A. Syren

Alameda County Superior Court

Court Info

Alameda County Superior Court, Department 504 (website)

Clerk phone: 510-690-2714

Courtroom Rules

Biography

The Hon. Gregory Syren of Kensington, has served as an assistant public defender at the Alameda County Public Defender’s Office since 1987. He served as a deputy public defender at the Solano County Public Defender’s Office in 1987 and as a deputy public defender at the Napa County Public Defender’s Office from 1986 to 1987. Syren was an associate at Guadagni Flax and McGrath in 1986. Syren earned a Juris Doctorate degree from University of the Pacific McGeorge School of Law and a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of California, Berkeley. He fills the vacancy created by the resignation of Judge Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers following her appointment to the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California. Syren is a Democrat.

Education

  • Bachelor's Degree from University of California, Berkeley
  • J.D. from University of the Pacific McGeorge School of Law

Career

  • Judge at Superior Court of Alameda (2012 to 2021)
  • Assistant Public Defender at Alameda County Public Defender's Office (1987 to 2012)
  • Deputy Public Defender at Solano County Public Defender's Office (1987 to 1987)
  • Deputy Public Defender at Napa County Public Defender's Office (1986 to 1987)
  • Associate at Guadagni Flax and McGrath (1986 to 1986)