Hon. Anthony C. Joseph (Ret.)

Profile

Education

  • University of California, Boalt Hall School of Law, LL.B., 1961

Private Dispute Resolution

From February, 2000 to present, offering Alternative Dispute Resolution services in filed and pre-filed matters. Services include acting as a neutral in arbitrations, mediation and settlement conferences in all types of civil proceedings; working on a wide variety of cases, including business, real estate, anti-trust, torts, malpractice, family and trust matters.

Judge, Superior Court, San Diego County, Oct. 24, 1979- Nov. 1, 1999

  • Supervising Judge, Family Law, 1984-85
  • Supervising Judge, North County Superior Court, 1988-89
  • Independent Calendar Judge, 1991-99
  • Chair, Superior Court ADR Committee, 1993: 1995-99
  • Member, Superior Court ADR Committee, 1992; 1994
  • Member, Executive Committee, 1984-85; 1988-89

California Judicial Council

  • Chair Advisory Committee on Family Law, 1987-90
  • Member, Access and Fairness Standing Advisory Committee, 1994-96

California Judges Association

  • Executive Board, 1986-88
  • Education Committee, 1986-90

Faculty

  • California Judges Association Mid-Year Conference, 1987; 1988; 1990-92; 1999; Conference
  • Chair Superior Court Judges Orientation Program Family Law, 1984-90
  • California Continuing Judicial Studies Program, 1984-88; 1998; 1999 (Complex Litigation)
  • California Judicial College, 1984-87 (Family Law, Civil Overview)
  • CJER Institutes: Family Law, 1982-87
  • Chair, Planning Committee for Family Law Institute, 1985
  • Rutter Group, U.S.D. Law School, San Diego Bar Family Law Section, C.E.B.

Awards

  • California Bar, Family Law Section
  • Family Law Judge of the Year, 1985 (First Recipient)
  • Lawyers Club San Diego
  • Belva Lockwood Service Award, 1986
  • Lawyers Club San Diego, North County Chapter
  • Advancing the Status of Women in the Law, 1990
  • Madge Bradley Award, 1994
  • San Diego Consumer Attorneys
  • Superior Court Judge of the Year, 1998

Representative Cases