October 6, 2022
Directory of Judges

Effective September 19, 2022

Hon. Leland Davis, III, Presiding Judge
Department 1, Courtroom 2H
400 County Center
Redwood City, CA 94063
(650) 261-5101
Dept1@sanmateocourt.org

Hon. Elizabeth K. Lee, Assistant Presiding Judge
Department 17, Courtroom 2K
400 County Center
Redwood City, CA 94063
(650) 261-5117
Dept17@sanmateocourt.org

Donald J. Ayoob
Southern Court
400 County Center
Redwood City, CA 94063
(650) 261-5127
Dept27@sanmateocourt.org
Dept. 27
Courtroom 7B
Criminal Supervising Judge, Drug Court-Proposition 36 Judge, Multiple DUI Court Judge, Trial Judge
Hugo Borja
Northern Court
1050 Mission Road
South San Francisco, CA 94080
(650) 261-5131
Dept31@sanmateocourt.org
Dept. 31
Courtroom M
Court Commissioner
Sarah P. Burdick
Southern Court
400 County Center
Redwood City, CA 94063
(650) 261-5130
Dept30@sanmateocourt.org
Dept. 30
Courtroom 2M
Court Commissioner
Chinhayi C. Cadet
Juvenile Court
222 Paul Scannell Dr.
San Mateo, CA 94402
650-261-5105
Dept5@sanmateocourt.org
Dept. 5
Courtroom A
Juvenile Court Judge
Danny Y. Chou
Central Court
800 North Humboldt
San Mateo
(650) 261-5122
Dept22@sanmateocourt.org
Dept. 22
Courtroom I
Civil Direct Calendar Judge, Appellate Judge
Sean P. Dabel
Southern Court
400 County Center
Redwood City, CA 94063
(650) 261-5126
Dept26@sanmateocourt.org
Dept. 26
Courtroom 8B
Trial Judge, Appellate Judge, Multiple DUI Court Back-Up Judge, Misdemeanor Diversion Judge
Leland Davis, III
Southern Court
400 County Center
Redwood City, CA 94063
(650) 261-5101
Dept1@sanmateocourt.org
Dept. 1
Courtroom 2H
Presiding Judge
Kevin E. Dunleavy
Northern Court
1050 Mission Road
South San Francisco, CA 94080
(650) 261-5106
Dept6@sanmateocourt.org
Dept. 6
Courtroom J
Northern Supervising Judge, Trial Judge, Preliminary Hearing Judge
Susan Irene Etezadi
Juvenile Court
222 Paul Scannell Dr.
San Mateo, CA 94402
(650) 261-5118
Dept18@sanmateocourt.org
Dept. 18
Courtroom B
Juvenile Supervising Judge
Nancy L. Fineman
Central Court
800 North Humboldt
San Mateo
(650) 261-5104
Dept4@sanmateocourt.org
Dept. 4
Courtroom G
Central Supervising Judge, Civil Direct Calendar Judge, Grand Jury Judge (Until June 30, 2023)
Jeffrey Finigan
Southern Court
400 County Center
Redwood City, CA 94063
(650) 261-5124
Dept24@sanmateocourt.org
Dept. 24
Courtroom 2F
Trial Judge, Presiding Appellate Judge
Robert D Foiles
Southern Court
400 County Center
Redwood City, CA 94063
(650) 261-5121
Dept21@sanmateocourt.org
Dept. 21
Courtroom 2J
Civil Direct Calendar Judge
Don R. Franchi
Southern Court
400 County Center
Redwood City, CA 94063
(650) 261-5115
Dept15@sanmateocourt.org
Dept. 15
Courtroom 7C
Family Law Judge
Stephanie Garratt
Southern Court
400 County Center
Redwood City, CA 94063
(650) 261-5109
Dept9@sanmateocourt.org
Dept. 9
Courtroom 2L
Trial Judge
John L. "Jack" Grandsaert
Southern Court
400 County Center
Redwood City, CA 94063
(650) 261-5111
Dept11@sanmateocourt.org
Dept. 11
Courtroom 2D
Veterans Treatment Court Judge, Military Diversion Court Judge, Probate Judge
Susan Greenberg
Southern Court
400 County Center
Redwood City, CA 94063
(650) 261-5103
Dept3@sanmateocourt.org
Dept. 3
Courtroom 2B
Family Law Supervising Judge, Trial Judge, Alternative Appellate Judge
Ernst A. Halperin
Central Court
800 North Humboldt
San Mateo
(650) 261-5134
Dept34@sanmateocourt.org
Dept. 34
Courtroom H
Court Commissioner
Nicole S. Healy
Northern Court
1050 Mission Road
South San Francisco, CA 94080
650-261-5128
Dept28@sanmateocourt.org
Dept. 28
Courtroom L
Trial Judge, Preliminary Hearing Judge
Elizabeth M. Hill
Southern Court
400 County Center
Redwood City, CA 94063
(650) 261-5112
Dept12@sanmateocourt.org
Dept. 12
Courtroom 2A
Criminal Presiding Judge
Rachel Holt
Southern Court
400 County Center
Redwood City, CA 94063
(650) 261-5114
Dept14@sanmateocourt.org
Dept. 14
Courtroom 7D
Family Law Judge
Susan Jakubowski
Southern Court
400 County Center
Redwood City, CA 94063
(650) 261-5107
Dept7@sanmateocourt.org
Dept. 7
Courtroom 7A
Trial Judge, Mental Health Diversion Court Judge, PC 1370 Court Judge
Jonathan E. Karesh
Southern Court
400 County Center
Redwood City, CA 94063
(650) 261-5120
Dept20@sanmateocourt.org
Dept. 20
Courtroom 8C
Trial Judge
Amarra A. Lee
Southern Court
400 County Center
Redwood City, CA 94063
(650) 261-5119
Dept19@sanmateocourt.org
Dept. 19Trial Judge
Elizabeth K. Lee
Southern Court
400 County Center
Redwood City, CA 94063
(650) 261-5117
Dept17@sanmateocourt.org
Dept. 17
Courtroom 2K
Assistant Presiding Judge, Commissioners and Pro Tems Supervising Judge, Trial Judge
Michael L. Mau
Southern Court
400 County Center
Redwood City, CA 94063
(650) 261-5135
Dept35@sanmateocourt.org
Dept. 35Court Commissioner
Cristina Mazzei
Southern Court
400 County Center
Redwood City, CA 94063
(650) 261-5133
Dept33@sanmateocourt.org
Dept. 33
Courtroom 4A
Court Commissioner
Lisa A. Novak
Southern Court
400 County Center
Redwood City, CA 94063
(650) 261-5113
Dept13@sanmateocourt.org
Dept. 13
Courtroom 2C
Pathways Court Judge, Restitution Court Judge, Trial Judge
Rosendo Padilla, Jr.
Southern Court
400 County Center
Redwood City, CA 94063
(650) 261-5132
Dept32@sanmateocourt.org
Dept. 32
Courtroom 4A
Court Commissioner
Renee C. Reyna
Southern Court
400 County Center
Redwood City, CA 94063
(650) 261-5116
Dept16@sanmateocourt.org
Dept. 16
Courtroom 6A
Family Law Judge
Joseph C. Scott
Southern Court
400 County Center
Redwood City, CA 94063
(650) 261-5125
Dept25@sanmateocourt.org
Dept. 25
Courtroom 2G
Trial Judge
V. Raymond Swope
Southern Court
400 County Center
Redwood City, CA 94063
(650) 261-5123
Dept23@sanmateocourt.org
Dept. 23
Courtroom 8A
Civil Direct Calendar Judge
Marie S. Weiner
Southern Court
400 County Center
Redwood City, CA 94063
(650) 261-5102
Dept2@sanmateocourt.org
Dept. 2
Courtroom 2E
Supervising Judge of Civil, Case Management and ADR Programs, Civil Direct Calendar Judge
Michael Wendler
Southern Court
400 County Center
Redwood City, CA 94063
(650) 261-5108
Dept8@sanmateocourt.org
Dept. 8
Courtroom 4C
Veterans Treatment Court Judge Back-Up, Military Diversion Court Judge Back-Up, Trial Judge
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