Theresa Goldner Photo

Theresa A. Goldner

Senior Counsel
  • Profile
  • Practice Areas
  • Location Information

Download Bio

Theresa A. Goldner is a former United States Magistrate Judge and Kern County Counsel and has been handling litigation and transactional matters since returning to private practice in 2017. Theresa has over 25 years of trial experience in state and federal courts, and 13 years of experience on the federal and state court benches. Theresa’s civil practice experience is extensive, representing clients in governmental matters, complex contract disputes, real property and land use, environmental lawsuits, ethics compliance, and employment matters.



U.S.D.C. Eastern District of California

U.S.D.C. Central District of California

U.S.D.C. Northern District of California

Professional Associations and Memberships

California Grand Jurors Association, Legal Trainer, 2017-Present

Kern County College of Law (Monterey College of Law), Adjunct Professor, 2017-Present

California State Association of Counties Litigation Oversight Committee, Member, 2012-2016

County Counsel Association of California, Member, 2009-2016

Open Doors to Federal Court Programs, Moderator, 2004-2008

Federal Magistrate Judges Association, Member, 2003-2009

Kern County Bar Association, President, 1994, Member, 1984-Present

California Pacific School of Law, Adjunct Professor, 1997-2000

California State University, Bakersfield, Law Instructor, 1995

Greater Bakersfield Legal Assistance, Inc., Board of Directors, 1986-1996

  • Please enter your first name.
  • Please enter your last name.
  • Please enter your phone number.
    This isn't a valid phone number.
  • Please enter your email address.
    This isn't a valid email address.
  • Please make a selection.
  • Please enter a message.