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Alameda County Superior Court
Former ACBA Board President Toni Mims-Cochran, 53, of Alameda County, has been appointed to serve as a Judge in the Alameda County Superior Court. Mims-Cochran has served as a Commissioner at the Alameda County Superior Court since 2016. She was a Sole Practitioner from 2002 to 2016 and an Attorney at the Eviction Defense Center from 2000 to 2002. Mims-Cochran earned a Juris Doctor degree from the San Joaquin College of Law. She fills the vacancy created by the retirement of Judge Leopoldo E. Dorado. Mims-Cochran is a Democrat.
Contra Costa County Superior Court