Governor Appoints Shelyna V. Brown to Santa Clara County Superior Court


12-27-2011

SACRAMENTO - Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today announced the appointment of Shelyna V. Brown to a judgeship in the Santa Clara County Superior Court.

Brown, 41, of San Jose, has served as an attorney in the Santa Clara County Public Defenderís Office since 1997. She earned a Juris Doctorate degree from Santa Clara University School of Law and a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of California, Davis. She fills the vacancy created by the retirement of Judge Eugene M. Hyman. Brown is a Democrat.

The compensation for this position is $178,789.

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