Hon. Michael J. Gassner is a commissioner with the Superior Court of California, San Bernardino County. Commissioner Gassner has served in the San Bernardino County Superior Court since 1996. He was appointed as the supervising family law bench officer of San Bernardino County in 1999. He has also served as the supervising family law bench officer in the Central District from 2004 until 2006 and currently serves in this position in the West District. Commissioner Gassner chairs the Family Law Committee for the Superior Court of San Bernardino County and serves on several local court committees. He was a member of the Elkins Family Law Task Force and participated in the development of the Family Law Resource Guidelines. Commissioner Gassner is a member of the Family and Juvenile Law Advisory Committee and a member of the California Center for Judicial Education and Research (CJER) Family Law Curriculum Committee. In 2001 he was recognized as Judicial officer of the Year by the California State Bar Family Law Section, and in 2014 the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers Southern California Chapter honored him with the Distinguished Jurist Award.