Vacancy Tracker

Explore current federal judicial vacancies.

Circuit & District Court Vacancy Totals

Circuit Vacancies
DC Circuit 0
Federal Circuit 0
First Circuit 1
Second Circuit 0
Third Circuit 2
Fourth Circuit 1
Fifth Circuit 0
Sixth Circuit 2
Seventh Circuit 1
Eighth Circuit 0
Ninth Circuit 0
Tenth Circuit 0
Eleventh Circuit 1
Total 8
District Court Vacanies by State and Court Totals
Total 61
Alabama 2
Middle District 1
Northern District 1
Southern District 0
Alaska 1
Arizona 1
Arkansas 1
Eastern District 0
Western District 1
California 7
Central District 4
Eastern District 0
Northern District 1
Southern District 2
Colorado 0
Connecticut 1
Delaware 0
DC 2
Florida 4
Middle District 3
Northern District 0
Southern District 1
Georgia 1
Middle District 0
Northern District 1
Southern District 0
Hawaii 0
Idaho 0
Illinois 1
Central District 1
Northern District 0
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 0
Eastern District 0
Western District 0
Minnesota 1
Mississippi 1
Northern District 1
Southern District 0
Missouri 4
Eastern District 4
Western District 0
Montana 1
Nebraska 0
Nevada 0
New Hampshire 0
New Jersey 0
New Mexico 1
New York 4
Eastern District 0
Northern District 1
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 4
Eastern District 2
Middle District 2
Western District 0
Puerto Rico 0
Rhode Island 0
South Carolina 1
South Dakota 0
Tennessee 1
Eastern District 0
Middle District 0
Western District 1
Texas 6
Eastern District 0
Northern District 1
Southern District 2
Western District 3
Utah 0
Vermont 1
Virginia 0
Eastern District 0
Western District 0
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 0

Individual Vacancies

Last Name First Name Court Court (cont.) Vacancy effective date
Circuit Court
Kayatta William 1st ME 11/17/2024
Greenway Joseph 3rd NJ 6/15/2023
Jordan Kent 3rd DE 1/15/2025
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
Snow G. Murray - AZ 10/24/2024
Wu George Central CA 9/8/2023
Carney Cormac Central CA 5/31/2024
Fischer Dale Central CA 5/1/2024
Gutierrrez Phillip Central CA 10/15/2024
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
Davis Brian Middle FL 12/30/2023
Edwards Honeywell Charlene Middle FL 12/4/2023
Scola Robert Southern FL 10/31/2023
Corrigan Timothy Middle FL 11/2/2024
Jones Steve Northern GA 1/1/2025
Shadid James Central IL 9/27/2024
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
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
Johnson William - NM 1/24/2025
Hurd David Northern NY 3/27/2024
Gardephe Paul Southern NY 8/9/2023
Schofield Lorna Southern NY 12/31/2024
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
Conner Christopher Middle PA 1/17/2025
Harwell Robert Bryan - SC TBD
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
Yeakel Earl Western TX 5/1/2023
Crawford Geoffrey - VT 9/19/2023
Mendoza Salvador Eastern WA 9/12/2022
Griesbach William Francis Eastern WI 12/31/2019