Hon. Jose Franco is a judge on the Superior Court of Santa Clara County in California. He was appointed Nov. 17, 2015 to fill the vacancy created by the retirement of James P. Kleinberg.
- J.D. from University of San Francisco School of Law
- Bachelor's Degree from Boston College
- Adjunct Lecturer at San Jose State University Department of Justice Studies (2007 to 2012)
- Deputy Public Defender at Santa Clara County Public Defender's Office in Santa Clara County (2000 to 2015)