|Current Court Information:|
|California Second District Court of Appeal|
|Appointed by:||Gov. Gray Davis|
|Law School:||University of California Berkeley|
Robert M. Mallano is the presiding justice of Division One of the Second District Court of Appeal in California. He was appointed to this court by then-Governor Davis and took his oath of office in August 2000. He was retained by an election on November 5, 2002, on January 1, 2007 and on November 3, 2010. His current term expires in 2022.
Justice Mallano graduated from Yale University in 1960 and Boalt Hall School of Law, University of California, Berkeley in 1963. He also studied law in Rome. He is married to Kathleen Baker Mallano.
Justice Mallano started out as the Deputy District Attorney in Los Angeles County. He served in this position for 3 years and then practiced private law for 11 years. In 1978, he was appointed to the South Bar Municipal Court by then-Governor Brown. In 1980, he was appointed to the Los Angeles Superior Court and was elected Presiding Judge of this court in 1993 and 1994. He was a member of the Judicial Council and the Supreme Court Advisory Committee on Judicial Ethics.
- See also: California judicial elections, 2010
- ↑ Judges by appointment
- ↑ "Governor Names Mallano Presiding Justice, Fills Other C.A. Slots", Metropolitan News-Enterprise, May 19, 2008
- ↑ California Secretary of State: Justices of the California Courts of Appeal Scroll to page 4
- ↑ 4.0 4.1 California Courts, Robert Mallano Biography
- ↑ Robert Mallano on LawZone.com
- ↑ California Secretary of State, November 2, 2010 Official Results