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Francis M. Devaney

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Francis M. Devaney
Current Court Information:
Superior Court of San Diego County, California
Title:   Judge
Position:   Office 13
Salary:  $181,292
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
Personal History
Undergraduate:   Hobart College
Law School:   Santa Clara University School of Law
Candidate 2012:
Candidate for:  San Diego County Superior Court
State:  California

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.[1][2]


Devaney received a bachelor's degree from Hobart College and a J.D. from Santa Clara University School of Law.[2]


2012 election

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.[3]

See also: California judicial elections, 2012

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