Vacancy Tracker

Explore current federal judicial vacancies.

Circuit & District Court Vacancy Totals

Circuit Vacancies
DC Circuit 0
Federal Circuit 0
First Circuit 2
Second Circuit 0
Third Circuit 1
Fourth Circuit 2
Fifth Circuit 0
Sixth Circuit 2
Seventh Circuit 1
Eighth Circuit 0
Ninth Circuit 0
Tenth Circuit 0
Eleventh Circuit 1
Total 9
District Court Vacanies by State and Court Totals
Total 76
Alabama 2
Middle District 1
Northern District 1
Southern District 0
Alaska 1
Arizona 3
Arkansas 1
Eastern District 0
Western District 1
California 8
Central District 3
Eastern District 1
Northern District 2
Southern District 2
Colorado 0
Connecticut 1
Delaware 0
DC 2
Florida 8
Middle District 4
Northern District 0
Southern District 4
Georgia 0
Middle District 0
Northern District 0
Southern District 0
Hawaii 0
Idaho 0
Illinois 3
Central District 1
Northern District 2
Southern District 0
Indiana 1
Northern District 0
Southern District 1
Iowa 0
Northern District 0
Southern District 0
Kansas 1
Kentucky 0
Eastern District 0
Western District 0
Louisana 3
Eastern District 2
Middle District 0
Western District 1
Maine 1
Maryland 1
Massachusetts 1
Michigan 1
Eastern District 1
Western District 0
Minnesota 1
Mississippi 1
Northern District 1
Southern District 0
Missouri 4
Eastern District 4
Western District 0
Montana 1
Nebraska 1
Nevada 0
New Hampshire 0
New Jersey 1
New Mexico 0
New York 4
Eastern District 1
Northern District 0
Southern District 2
Western District 1
North Carolina 2
Eastern District 0
Middle District 0
Western District 2
North Dakota 0
Ohio 2
Northern District 1
Southern District 1
Oklahoma 0
Eastern District 0
Northern District 0
Oregon 1
Pennsylvania 3
Eastern District 2
Middle District 1
Western District 0
Puerto Rico 0
Rhode Island 1
South Carolina 0
South Dakota 2
Tennessee 1
Eastern District 0
Middle District 0
Western District 1
Texas 7
Eastern District 0
Northern District 1
Southern District 2
Western District 4
Utah 1
Vermont 1
Virginia 1
Eastern District 0
Western District 1
Washington 1
Eastern District 1
Western District 0
West Virginia 0
Northern District 0
Southern District 0
Wisconsin 1
Eastern District 1
Western District 0
Wyoming 1

Individual Vacancies

Last Name First Name Court Court (cont.) Vacancy effective date
Circuit Court
Howard Jeffrey 1st NH 3/31/2022
Kayatta William 1st ME 11/17/2024
Greenway Joseph 3rd NJ 6/15/2023
Motz Diana Gribbon 4th MD 9/30/2022
Wynn Jr. James 4th NC TBD
Smith Gibbons Julia 6th TN TBD
Stranch Jane 6th TN TBD
Rovner Ilana 7th IL TBD
Wilson Charles 11th FL 12/31/2024
District Court
Brasher Andrew Middle AL 2/11/2020
Kallon Abdul Northern AL 8/31/2022
Burgess Timothy - AK 12/31/2021
Holmes III Paul Western AR 11/10/2021
Soto James - AZ 7/1/2024
Snow G. Murray - AZ 10/24/2024
Rayes Douglas - AZ TBD
Wu George Central CA 9/8/2023
Fischer Dale Central CA 5/1/2024
Gutierrrez Phillip Central CA 10/15/2024
Mueller Kimberly J. Eastern CA 9/17/2024
Davila Edward Northern CA TBD
Orrick William Northern CA 5/17/2023
Curiel Gonzalo Southern CA 9/7/2023
Hayes Williams Southern CA 8/1/2021
Merriam Sarah - CT 9/15/2022
Howell Beryl - DC 9/7/2023
Jackson Florence - DC TBD
Dalton Jr Roy Bale Middle FL 7/9/2022
Davis Brian Middle FL 12/30/2023
Edwards Honeywell Charlene Middle FL 12/4/2023
Cooke Marcia Southern FL 7/15/2022
Moreno Federico Southern FL 7/17/2020
Scola Robert Southern FL 10/31/2023
Ungaro Ursula Southern FL 5/2/2021
Shadid James Central IL 9/27/2024
Pallmeyer Rebecca Northern IL 8/1/2024
Durkin Thomas Northern IL 12/26/2023
Magnus Stinson Jane Southern IN TBD
Robinson Julie - KS 1/14/2022
Fallon Eldon Eastern LA TBD
Vance Sarah Eastern LA 1/16/2024
Foote Elizabeth Western LA 1/21/2022
Saris Patti - MA TBD
Bredar James - MD 4/30/2024
Levy Jon - ME 5/6/2024
Borman Paul Eastern MI 8/1/2023
Wright Wilhelmina - MN TBD
Fleissig Audrey Eastern MO 4/14/2023
Ross John Andrew Eastern MO 6/9/2023
Sippel Rodney Eastern MO 1/30/2023
White Ronnie L. Eastern MO 7/31/2024
Mills Michael Northern MS 11/1/2021
Christensen Dana - MT TBD
Conrad Jr. Robert James Western NC 5/17/2023
Cogburn Jr Max Western NC TBD
Gerrard John - NE 2/6/2023
McNulty Kevin - NJ 10/31/2023
Gardephe Paul Southern NY 8/9/2023
Schofield Lorna Southern NY 12/31/2024
Azrack Joan Eastern NY 12/19/2024
Geraci Frank Western NY 4/1/2023
Marbley Algernon Southern OH TBD
Gaughan Patricia ND OH 10/1/2023
Aiken Ann - OR 12/29/2023
Smith Edward Eastern PA N/A
Rufe Cynthia Eastern PA 12/31/2021
Mannion Malachy Middle PA N/A
Smith William - RI Early 2025
Schreier Karen - SD TBD
Viken Jeffrey - SD 10/1/2021
Fowlkes John Thomas Western TN 9/1/2022
Lynn Barbara Northern TX 5/15/2023
Gilmore Vanessa Southern TX 1/2/2022
Hughes Lynn Southern TX 2/12/2023
Guaderrama David Western TX 5/27/2023
Martinez Philip Western TX 2/26/2021
Montalvo Frank Western TX 12/1/2022
Yeakel Earl Western TX 5/1/2023
Nuffer David - UT 4/2/2022
Urbanski Michael Western VA 7/11/2023
Crawford Geoffrey - VT 9/19/2023
Mendoza Salvador Eastern WA 9/12/2022
Griesbach William Francis Eastern WI 12/31/2019
Freudenthal Nancy - WY 6/1/2022