Alameda County
Bar Association

Alameda County 2016 Judicial Election Forum 

Alameda County Judicial Forum v2

Did you know that there are 3 open seats on the Superior Court of California, County of Alameda bench? Are you confused about who to vote for? We’ve got you covered.

Date and Time:
Wednesday, May 11, 2016 from 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Oakland City Hall, Hearing Room 1, SGT. Mark Dunakin
Frank H. Ogawa Plaza, Oakland, 94612

FREE, please RSVP to reserve your spot

To Register:
Visit or Call (510) 302-2201

Please join us for a forum to hear directly from the candidates about why each is suited to sit on the Superior Court of California, County of Alameda Bench. There are three seats open this June, six candidates in the mix, and a record turnout predicted for the California June Primary Election!

This forum will be moderated by Judge Tara Flanagan and Judge James Cramer. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to meet the candidates and ask questions.

Snacks will be available after the forum outside the hearing room, courtesy of the Alameda Contra Costa County Trial Lawyers Association.

Can’t make the Forum? The event will be broadcast on Oakland’s Public Access TV after the event. More information on how to tune in coming soon.

This event is free, but we expect it to be at capacity, so reserve your spot today!


Scott Jackson, Law Professor
(Superior Court Judge, Office #1)
David Lim, Prosecutor/ City Councilmember 
(Superior Court Judge, Office #1)
Barbara ThomasVictims’ Rights Attorney
(Superior Court Judge, Office #1)

Jennifer Madden, Human Trafficking Prosecutor
(Superior Court Judge, Office #2)
Jonathan Van Ee, Public Interest Attorney 
(Superior Court Judge, Office #2)

(Margaret Fujioka, Administrative Hearing Officer,
Superior Court Judge, Office #14, will send a representative)

Co-sponsored by:

  • South Asian Bar Association – Northern California
  • Korean American Bar Association Northern California
  • Asian American Bar Association
  • Alameda County Bar Association
  • Charles Houston Bar
  • Women Lawyers of Alameda County
  • Alameda County Democratic Lawyers Club
  • East Bay La Raza
  • Alameda County Family Law Association
  • Metropolitan-Greater Oakland Democratic Club
  • Alameda County Democratic Party