The Honorable James L. Stoelker

Santa Clara County Superior Court

Court Info

Santa Clara County Superior Court, Department 13 (website)

Clerk phone: (408) 882-2240

Courtroom Rules

Biography

Hon. James L. Stoelker is a judge of the Superior Court of Santa Clara County in California. He was appointed in December 2010 to succeed James C. Emerson.

Education

  • J.D. from Santa Clara University School of Law
  • B.A. from Santa Clara University

Career

  • Principal at Mount & Stoelker (1988 to 2010)
  • Partner at Mount, Kraw & Stoelker (1987 to 1988)
  • Partner at Eller, Burt & Stoelker (1984 to 1987)
  • Partner at Garrison, Townsend & Orser (1983 to 1984)
  • Staff Litigation Attorney at Western Title Insurance (1976 to 1983)
  • Associate Attorney at Atwood & Hurst (1974 to 1975)