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Santa Clara County Superior CourtCandidate for JudgePersky Replacement

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Cindy Seeley Hendrickson

Assistant District Attorney, County of Santa Clara
167,312 votes (68%)
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Justice, hard work and respect for all, by a judge who reflects the values of Santa Clara County.
  • Work collaboratively with other judges to improve judicial efficiency.
  • Work hard to remain worthy of the trust and confidence my supporters have placed in me.



Profession:Prosecutor 23 years, civil trial attorney 5 years
Assistant District Attorney, Santa Clara County (2015–current)
Supervising Deputy District Attorney, Santa Clara County (2011–2014)
Deputy District Attorney, Santa Clara County (1995–2011)
Civil Trial Attorney, Thornton Taylor Downs Becker Tolson and Doherty (1990–1995)


UCLA Law School Juris Doctorate (1990)
Stanford University Bachelors, International Relations (1987)

Community Activities

Member of the Board of Directors, St. Thomas More Society of Santa Clara County (1999–current)
Member of the Board of Directors, St. Vincent de Paul (1999–2006)

Who supports this candidate?

Featured Endorsements

  • South Bay AFL-CIO Labor Council

Organizations (7)

  • Santa Clara County Correctional Peace Officers' Association, Inc.
  • Los Altos Police Officers Association
  • Palo Alto Police Officers Association
  • Gilroy Police Officers Association
  • Peace Officers Research Association of California (PORAC), Central Coast Chapter
  • Deputy Sheriff's Association of Santa Clara County
  • Mountain View Police Officers Association

Elected Officials (2)

  • San Jose City Councilmember Sergio Jimenez, District 2
  • San Jose City Councilmember Raul Peralez, District 3

Individuals (2)

  • Rolanda Pierre Dixon, Retired Santa Clara County Prosecutor
  • Thomas Wheatley, Retired Assistant Chief of Police, San Jose Police Department

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