Governor Brown Appoints Kathleen A. Meehan to Fresno County Superior Court


SACRAMENTO – Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today announced the appointment of Kathleen A. Meehan to a judgeship in the Fresno County Superior Court.

Meehan, 61, of Fresno, has served as a commissioner at the Fresno County Superior Court since 2011. She served as a deputy attorney general at the California Department of Justice, Office of the Attorney General from 2008 to 2011 and was a shareholder at Baker Manock and Jensen from 1994 to 2007. Meehan was an associate at Freshman Marantz Orlanski Cooper and Klein from 1992 to 1994, at Stroock and Stroock and Lavan from 1989 to 1991 and at Buchalter Nemer from 1985 to 1989. She earned a Juris Doctor degree from the University of California, Davis School of Law and a Bachelor of Arts degree from St. Mary’s College of California. She fills the vacancy created by the conversion of a court commissioner position on November 24, 2013. Meehan is a Democrat.

The compensation for this position is $181, 292.