2017-2018 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 Milan D. Smith, Jr.
Circuit Judge N. Randy Smith
Circuit Judge Jay S. Bybee
Chief District Judge Barry Ted Moskowitz
Chief District Judge Virginia A. Phillips
Chief District Judge J. Michael Seabright
Senior District Judge Susan Oki Mollway
District Judge Ann Aiken


District Judge Andrew J. Guilford
Senior District Judge Claudia Wilken
Chief Bankruptcy Judge Sheri Bluebond
Chief Magistrate Judge James P. Donohue
District Court Clerk Marianne Matherly
Bankruptcy Court Clerk Beverly A. Benka
Chief Probation Officer Tom Holter
Chief Pretrial Services Officer George Walker


Chief Circuit Judge Sidney R. Thomas
Circuit Judge Mary H. Murguia
District Judge Ann L. Aiken


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.