Hon. Wendy Behan
Judge Wendy M. Behan graduated cum laude from California Western School of Law in 1998. Prior to joining the bench, she was a partner at Casey Gerry, where she represented plaintiffs in personal injury, class action and medical device and pharmaceutical product liability cases. Judge Behan served as Presidents of Lawyers Club of San Diego (2010-11) and California Women Lawyers (2014-15). From 2016 through 2019, she was included in both the Top 25 San Diego Women Attorneys and Top 50 San Diego Attorneys by Super Lawyers. Judge Behan was appointed to the bench by Gov. Brown in December 2018. Since her appointment, she presided over criminal matters. She is married and has two teenage boys.