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Hon. Steven A. Brick

Hon. Steven A. Brick

Superior Court of California
Oakland, CA, USA

THE HONORABLE STEVEN A. BRICK is a judge of the Superior Court of California in and for Alameda County. He has served in a complex civil trial department since August 2008. He previously served in a civil direct calendar department and for three years in a civil law and motion department. 

He is currently a member of the Civil Advisory Committee of the Judicial Council of California and chairs its Subcommittee on Case Management and Complex Litigation. He previously served as a member and co-chair of the Council's Access and Fairness Advisory Committee.

Judge Brick has spoken at a large number of educational programs sponsored by state and local bar groups and national continuing education providers.

Prior to his appointment to the bench in January 2001, he was a member of the firm of Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP from 1979 through 2000 and served on its Executive, Partners' Compensation, Peer Review and Diversity Committees for many of those years. He also served as a lawyer delegate to the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals Judicial Conference from 1978-1988 and as Chair of the Conference (1985); President of the Bar Association of San Francisco (1991); and President of the Association of Business Trial Lawyers of Northern California (1999) and is currently a member of its board.

Judge Brick received his B.A. in 1969 from Williams College (with highest honors in history, Phi Beta Kappa) and his J.D. in 1972 (Order of the Coif) from Boalt Hall, University of California, Berkeley. 


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