Court Info

Santa Cruz Superior Court, Department 5 (website)

Clerk phone: (831) 420­-2200

Courtroom Rules


In 2006, Hon. Paul P. Burdick was appointed a judge for the Superior Court of Santa Cruz County in California.

He is a Democrat.


  • J.D. from University of California, Santa Cruz
  • Bachelor's degree from University of Santa Clara


  • Attorney at Dunlap & Burdick (1989 to 2006)
  • Attorney at Britton & Jackson (1979 to 1989)