Paul L. Seave

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Paul L. Seave
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Current Court Information:
Superior Court of Sacramento County, California
Title:   Judge
Position:   Office 15
Salary:  $181,292
Service:
Appointed by:   Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger
Active:   2010-2019
Preceded by:   Michael T. Garcia
Past post:   Director, Governor's Office of Gang and Youth Violence Policy
Past term:   2007-2010
Past post 2:   Chief counsel, California State Board of Education
Past term 2:   2005-2007
Personal History
Born:   1953
Party:   Democratic
Undergraduate:   Princeton University
Law School:   University of Pennsylvania Law School
Candidate 2012:
Candidate for:  Sacramento County Superior Court
State:  California

Paul L. Seave is a judge for the Superior Court of Sacramento County in California. He was appointed by former governor Arnold Schwarzenegger in December 2010 to succeed Michael T. Garcia. Seave was automatically re-elected in 2012 and his current term will expire in 2019.[1]

Education

Seave received his undergraduate degree from Princeton University and his J.D. from the University of Pennsylvania Law School.[1]

Career

  • 2007-2010: Director, Governor's Office of Gang and Youth Violence Policy
  • 2005-2007: Chief counsel, California State Board of Education
  • 2001-2005: Special assistant attorney general, California Attorney General's Office
  • 1993-2001: U.S. attorney, U.S. Attorney's Office, Eastern District of California
  • 1983-1993: Assistant U.S. attorney, U.S. Attorney's Office
  • 1980-1983: Private practice attorney
  • 1979-1980: Law clerk, Pennsylvania Supreme Court[1]

2012 election

Seave 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, Seave was automatically re-elected.[2]

See also: California judicial elections, 2012

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