The Honorable Susan C. Harlan

Calaveras County Superior Court

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Calaveras County Superior Court, Department retired (website)

Clerk phone: (209) 754-9800

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Susan C. Harlan was the presiding judge for the Amador County Superior Court until she retired on January 16, 2015. She was appointed to the bench in 1991.

She currently works part-time as a judge in the Calaveras County Superior Court.


  • Master's degree from University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law (1986) (Business and Taxation)
  • J.D. from Lincoln Law School (1979)
  • Bachelor's degree from University of the Pacific (1974) (cum laude)


  • Attorney at Private practice in Sutter Creek and Sacramento (1979 to 1991)