Hon. Mark  Pierce
Superior Court of California, County of Santa Clara

Judge Mark Pierce was appointed a Superior Court Judge in 2005. He heard the Misdemeanor Direct calendar for one year, and spent three years in Drug Court. Judge Pierce has been a Case Manager in the Civil Division since 2010, and was Supervising Judge in 2011. Prior to his appointment, Judge Pierce was in private practice in Santa Clara County for 30 years, with his practice emphasizing civil litigation and worker's compensation. Judge Pierce is a graduate of the University of Colorado and Santa Clara University School of Law.