2015-2016 Judicial Council Members
Judicial Council - Judicial Conference

Chief Circuit Judge Sidney R. Thomas, Chair
Senior Circuit Judge William C. Canby, Jr.
Circuit Judge Mary H. Murguia
Circuit Judge Richard A. Paez
Circuit Judge N. Randy Smith
Circuit Judge Consuelo M. Callahan
Chief District Judge Raner C. Collins
Chief District Judge Virginia A. Phillips
Chief District Judge B. Lynn Winmill
Senior District Judge Susan Y. Illston
Chief District Judge Ann Aiken


Chief District Judge Ramona V. Manglona
District Judge Anna J. Brown
Senior District Judge Claudia Wilken
Chief Bankruptcy Judge Laura Taylor
Chief Magistrate Judge Deborah M. Smith
District Court Clerk Mary Moran
Bankruptcy Court Clerk Mary Schott
Chief Probation Officer David Sultzbaugh
Chief Pretrial Services Officer Gina Faubion


Chief Circuit Judge Sidney R. Thomas
Circuit Judge Richard A. Paez
Senior District Judge Susan Y. Illston


United States Courts for the Ninth Circuit

The Mission of the Judicial Council of the Ninth Circuit is to support the effective and expeditious administration of justice and the safeguarding of fairness in the administration of the courts within the circuit. To do so, it will promote the fair and prompt resolution of disputes, ensure the effective discharge of court business, prevent any form of invidious discrimination, and enhance public understanding of, and confidence in, the judiciary.