|Francis M. Devaney|
|Current Court Information:|
|Superior Court of San Diego County, California|
|Title: || Judge|
|Position: || Office 13|
|Appointed by: || Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger|
|Active: || 2005-2019|
|Preceded by: || Vincent P. DiFiglia|
|Past post: || Deputy city attorney, San Diego City Attorney's Office|
|Past term: || 1983-2005|
|Undergraduate: || Hobart College|
|Law School: || Santa Clara University School of Law|
|Candidate for: ||San Diego County Superior Court|
Francis M. Devaney is a judge for the Superior Court of San Diego County in California. He was appointed by former governor Arnold Schwarzenegger on January 24, 2005 to succeed Vincent P. DiFiglia. Devaney was most recently re-elected in 2012 and his current term will expire in January 2019.
Devaney received a bachelor's degree from Hobart College and a J.D. from Santa Clara University School of Law.
Devaney ran for re-election to the superior court in 2012. As an unopposed incumbent, his name did not appear on the ballot. After the primary election, Devaney was automatically re-elected.
- See also: California judicial elections, 2012