The Honorable Rebecca L. Wightman

San Francisco Superior Court

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Biography

Rebecca L. Wightman is a Commissioner of the Superior Court of San Francisco, California. She is an Advisory member of the Judicial Council of California.

Appointed to the Superior Court in 2000, Commissioner Rebecca Wightman has served as a family law commissioner where she handled cases that include child support, custody and visitation, and judicial settlements.

In 2015, Commissioner Wightman was selected by her peers to be the recipient of the inaugural Commissioner of the Year Award from the California Court Commissioner Association.

Education

  • J.D. from Hastings College of the Law (1981)

Career

  • Juvenile Court Hearing Officer at Marin County Superior Court in Marin County, California (1996 to 1997)
  • Judge Pro Tem at Marin County Superior Court in Marin County, California (1997 to 2000)
  • Part-time Child Support Commissioner at Marin County Superior Court in Marin County, California (1999 to 2000)