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The Honorable Wendy M. Behan

San Diego County Superior Court, Department SD-1202 (website)

Court Info

San Diego County Superior Court, Department SD-1202 (website)

Clerk phone: +1 (619) 844-2122

Biography

The Hon. Wendy M. Behan is a judge for the Superior Court of San Diego County in California. She was appointed by former governor Jerry Brown on December 7, 2018, filling a vacancy created by the retirement of the Hon. Joan M. Lewis.

Behan earned a B.A. from the University of California, Santa Barbara in 1994. She then received a J.D. from the California Western School of Law.

She began her legal career as an associate with Casey, Gerry, Schenk, Francavilla, Blatt, and Penfield in 1999. Then, in 2010, she advanced to partner, a position she held until her appointment to the bench.

Behan served as president of the Lawyers Club of San Diego as well as California Women Lawyers.

She is registered as a Democrat.

Education

B.A. from University of California, Santa Barbara (1994)

J.D. from California Western School of Law

Career

Partner at Casey, Gerry, Schenk, Francavilla, Blatt & Penfield in San Diego County, California (2010 to 2018)

Associate at Casey, Gerry, Schenk, Francavilla, Blatt & Penfield in San Diego County, California (1999 to 2010)

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