Court Info

Yolo County Superior Court, Department 6 (website)

Juvenile: (530) 406-6725

Courtroom Rules

Biography

In 2008, the Hon. Janet Gaard was appointed as a judge for the Superior Court of Yolo County in California.

Education

  • J.D. from University of California, Davis School of Law (1983)
  • Bachelor's degree from California State University, Fresno

Career

  • Chief assistant attorney general at California Department of Justice, Division of Public Rights (2007 to 2008)
  • Special assistant attorney general and director of legislative affairs at California Department of Justice (1999 to 2007)
  • Deputy attorney general at California Department of Justice (1984 to 1999)
  • Staff attorney at Third District Court of Appeal (1983 to 1984)