About Joseph Hoffman

Joseph Hoffman's broad legal and judicial experience spanning 19 Years has helped provide just and equitable outcomes for local individuals, families and small-business owners in El Dorado County.

Decisive, fair, and mindful of existing laws, Hoffman is a respected local attorney and an El Dorado County Superior Court Judge Pro Tem. He is also a valued Private Judge, sought by attorneys on both sides for fair and prompt rulings in today's backlogged judicial system.

Hoffman embraces your constitutional rights and staunchly supports the Second Amendment.

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Judicial Experience

  • Judge Pro Tem for the El Dorado County Superior Court since 2001
  • Private Judge sought by both sides for fair and prompt decisions in today's congested judicial system

Legal Experience

  • Founded a full-service law firm now seven members strong
  • Nineteen-year practice co-owned with wife Sheri includes family law, business litigation, business formation and succession, real estate litigation, and Estate planning, He has appeared before California's 3rd District Court of Appeal
  • Western Slope practice includes offices in Cameron Park
  • Certified family law specialist
  • Speaker at numerous legal forums.

Practical Experience

  • As an employer and taxpayer, Hoffman values an efficient judicial process that respects people's time and finances, and your tax dollars
  • Married 17 years, Joe and wife Sheri have two children.
  • Coach, youth soccer and A.A.U. basketball.
  • American Leadership Forum Senior Fellow, Class XIV.
  • Rotarian.
  • Lifetime NRA Member
  • Sheriff Posse Member
  • El Dorado Rod & Gun Club Member
  • Longtime El Dorado County resident.
  • Juris Doctor, Golden Gate University School of law, 1994. Graduated Dean's List.
  • Bachelor of Arts, Political Science, U. C. Davis, 1991.

California State Bar

  • Passed bar exam on first attempt.
Commitee to Elect Joseph Hoffman El Dorado County Superior Court Judge, Office 5, 2014 | FPPC# 1360483