The Honorable Kimberly E. Colwell

Alameda County Superior Court

Court Info

Alameda County Superior Court, Department 511 (website)

Clerk phone: 510-690-2720

Courtroom Rules

Biography

The Hon. Kimberly E. Colwell is a judge for the Superior Court of Alameda County in California. She was appointed by Governor Jerry Brown on December 27, 2012. She was elected in 2014 for a term that expires in January of 2021. Colwell earned her B.A. from Linfield College in 1980 and her J.D. from the University of California, Hastings College of Law in 1984.

Career

  • Judge at Superior Court of Alameda (2013 to 2021)
  • Lawyer at Meyers, Nave, Riback, Silver and Wilson (2002 to 2012)
  • Lawyer, at Eskanos and Adler, PC (1987 to 1989)
  • Lawyer at Law Offices of Bertrand, Fox, Elliot and Colwell (1990 to 2002)