The Honorable Patricia M. Lucas

Santa Clara County Superior Court

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Santa Clara County Superior Court, Department 17 (website)

Clerk phone: (408) 882-2280

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Hon. Patricia M. Lucas is a judge for the Superior Court of Santa Clara County in California.

After earning her law degree, Lucas specialized in employment and IP litigation.


  • J.D. from University of California, Berkeley Boalt Hall School of Law (1979)
  • Bachelor's degree from Rice University


  • Attorney at Fenwick & West (1993 to 2002)
  • Attorney at Brown & Bain (1986 to 1993)
  • Attorney at Brobeck, Phleger & Harrison (1979 to 1986)