The Honorable Jeffrey S. Brand

Alameda County Superior Court

Court Info

Alameda County Superior Court, Department 507 (website)

Clerk phone: 510-690-2716

Courtroom Rules

Biography

The Hon. Jeffrey Brand is a judge of the Superior Court of Alameda County in California. He was appointed by Governor Jerry Brown (D) on July 16, 2015, to replace Gary M. Picetti. Brand was re-elected in 2016. He ran unopposed and did not appear on the ballot. Brand received his bachelor's degree and J.D. from the University of California at Berkeley

Education

  • Bachelor's Degree from University of California Berkeley
  • J.D. from University of California Berkeley

Career

  • Judge at Superior Court of Alameda (from 2015)
  • Professor at University of San Francisco School of Law (1986 to 2015)
  • Dean at University of San Francisco School of Law (1993 to 2013)
  • Co-founder and editor-in-chief at Federal Litigator Magazine (1985 to 1995)
  • Attorney at Private Practice (1980 to 1985)
  • Administrative Law Judge at California Agricultural Labor Relations Board (1976 to 1978)
  • Attorney at Private Practice (1974 to 1976)
  • Deputy Public Defender at Contra Costa County Public Defender's Office (1971 to 1974)