The Honorable JoAnne McCracken

Santa Clara County Superior Court

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Santa Clara County Superior Court, Department 7 (website)

Clerk phone: (408) 882-2170

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Hon. JoAnne McCracken is a judge for the Superior Court of Santa Clara County in California. She was elected in 2010 to a term commencing in 2011, but was appointed by Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger in December 2010.


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


  • Deputy District Attorney at Santa Clara County District Attorney's Office in Santa Clara County (1989 to 2010)
  • Associate Attorney at Long & Levitt (1986 to 1989)