The Honorable Vincent J. Chiarello

Santa Clara County Superior Court

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Santa Clara County Superior Court, Department 89 (website)

Clerk phone: (650) 462­-3880

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Hon. Vincent J. Chiarello is a judge of the Superior Court of Santa Clara County in California. He was appointed in October 2003 to succeed Marliese Kim.


  • JD from Yale Law School
  • BS from City University of New York


  • Partner at Morrison & Foerster (1981 to 2003)
  • Law Clerk at Judge Anthony N. Kennedy in Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals (1981 to 1981)