The Honorable Jacob Blea III

Alameda County Superior Court

Court Info

Alameda County Superior Court, Department 702 (website)

Clerk phone: 925-227-6702

Courtroom Rules

Biography

The Hon. Jacob Blea III is a judge for the Superior Court of Alameda County in California. He was appointed by former Governor Pete Wilson in November 1997 to succeed William McGuinness. Blea received a bachelor's degree from California State University at Hayward and a J.D. from the University of California, Berkeley Boalt Hall School of Law. Prior to becoming a judge for the Superior Court of Alameda County, Blea worked as a sole practitioner for three years. Before becoming a sole practitioner, Blea worked with the firms of Rifkind and Feurch in Hayward and Eskanos and Adler in Oakland.

Education

  • Bachelor's Degree from California State University, Hayward
  • J.D. from University of California, Berkeley Boalt Hall School of Law

Career

  • Sole Practitioner at Private Practice
  • Attorney at Rifkind and Feurch in Hayward
  • Attorney at Eskanos and Adler in Oakland