The Honorable Richard S. Whitney

San Diego County Superior Court

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San Diego County Superior Court, Department 61 (website)

Clerk phone: +1 (619)-450-7275

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The Hon. Richard S. Whitney is a judge for the Superior Court of San Diego County in California. He filed for re-election in 2014, but due to facing no opposition, was automatically elected to a new term that expires in 2021. Whitney earned his B.A. from the University of Puget Sound and his J.D. from Thomas Jefferson School of Law.


  • B.A. from University of Puget Sound
  • J.D. from Thomas Jefferson School of Law