Following nomination by the President of the United States, the Senate Committee on the Judiciary holds a hearing for nominees before they can be confirmed. All appointments require Senate confirmation.

The nominations below were made during the 117th Congress. View profiles for judges and court staff in Leadership Connect.

Supreme Court of the United States

NameTitleNominated onConfirmed onSworn in Date
Ketanji Brown JacksonAssociate Justice2/25/2022

 

Circuit Court of Appeals

NameTitleCircuit Court of AppealsNominated OnConfirmed onSworn In Date
Ketanij Brown JacksonCircuit JudgeDistrict of Columbia Circuit3/30/20216/14/20216/17/2021
Tiffany P. CunninghamCircuit JudgeFederal Circuit3/30/2021
Candace Jackson-AwikumiCircuit JudgeSeventh Circuit3/30/20216/24/20217/1/2021
Gustavo Gelpi Jr.Circuit JudgeFirst Circuit5/12/202110/18/202110/19/2021
Eunice LeeCircuit JudgeSecond Circuit5/12/20218/9/20218/16/2021
Veronica RossmanCircuit JudgeTenth Circuit5/12/20219/21/20219/30/2021
Myrna PerezCircuit JudgeSecond Circuit6/15/202110/25/202111/12/2021
Toby HeytensCircuit JudgeFourth Circuit6/30/202111/1/202111/2/2021
Jennifer SungCircuit JudgeNinth Circuit6/30/202112/15/202112/20/2021
Beth RobinsonCircuit JudgeSecond Circuit8/5/202111/1/202111/5/2021
Lucy KohCircuit JudgeNinth Circuit9/8/202112/14/202112/14/2021
Gabriel SanchezCircuit JudgeNinth Circuit9/8/20211/12/20221/24/2022
Holly A. ThomasCircuit JudgeNinth Circuit9/8/20211/20/20221/24/2022
Leonard StarkCircuit JudgeFederal Circuit11/3/20212/10/2022
Andre MathisCircuit JudgeSixth Circuit11/17/2021
Alison J. NathanCircuit JudgeSecond Circuit11/17/2021
J. Michelle ChildsCircuit JudgeDistrict of Columbia Circuit12/23/2021
Arianna FreemanCircuit JudgeThird Circuit1/19/2022
Stephanie Davis DawkinsCircuit JudgeSixth Circuit2/2/2022

 

District Courts

NameTitleDistrict CourtNominated onConfirmed onSworn In Date
Deborah BoardmanDistrict JudgeDistrict of Maryland3/30/20216/23/20217/1/2021
Lydia GriggsbyDistrict JudgeDistrict of Maryland3/30/20216/16/20217/20/2021
Julien NealsDistrict JudgeDistrict of New Jersey3/30/20216/8/20216/22/2021
Florence Y. PanDistrict JudgeDistrict of Columbia3/30/20219/23/20219/23/2021
Zahid N. QuraishiDistrict JudgeDistrict of New Jersey3/30/20216/11/20216/22/2021
Regina RodriguezDistrict JudgeDistrict of Colorado3/30/20216/8/20217/1/2021
Margaret StricklandDistrict JudgeDistrict of New Mexico3/30/20219/21/202110/22/2021
David EstudilloDistrict JudgeWestern District of Washington4/29/20219/14/202110/22/2021
Tana LinDistrict JudgeWestern District of Washington4/29/202110/21/202111/23/2021
Christine O'HearnDistrict JudgeDistrict of New Jersey4/29/202110/19/202110/22/2021
Angel KelleyDistrict JudgeDistrict of Massachusetts5/12/20219/14/20219/15/2021
Lauren J. KingDistrict JudgeWestern District of Washington5/12/202110/5/202112/7/2021
Karen M. WilliamsDistrict JudgeDistrict of New Jersey5/12/202110/27/202111/1/2021
Sarah A.L. MerriamDistrict JudgeDistrict of Connecticut6/15/202110/7/202110/8/2021
Sarala V. NagalaDistrict JudgeDistrict of Connecticut6/15/202110/27/202110/28/2021
Omar A. WilliamsDistrict JudgeDistrict of Connecticut6/15/202110/28/202111/22/2021
Jia A. CobbDistrict JudgeDistrict of Columbia6/15/202110/27/202111/12/2021
Jane M. BeckeringDistrict JudgeWestern District of Michigan6/30/202112/17/202112/20/2021
Patricia Tolliver GilesDistrict JudgeEastern District of Virginia6/30/202110/27/202111/1/2021
Shalina D. KumarDistrict JudgeEastern District of Michigan6/30/202112/17/202112/20/2021
Michael S. NachmanoffDistrict JudgeEastern District of Virginia6/30/202110/27/202111/2/2021
Mary Katherine DimkeDistrict JudgeEastern District of Washington8/5/202112/20/202112/21/2021
Charlotte SweeneyDistrict JudgeDistrict of Colorado8/5/2021
Maame Ewusi-Mensah FrimpongDistrict JudgeCentral District of California9/8/202112/20/20212/7/2022
Katherine Marie MenendezDistrict JudgeDistrict of Minnesota9/8/202112/20/202112/21/2021
Jennifer L. ThurstonDistrict JudgeEastern District of California9/8/202112/17/202112/27/2021
David Herrera UriasDistrict JudgeDistrict of New Mexico9/8/202112/20/20211/14/2022
Hernan D. VeraDistrict JudgeCentral District of California9/8/2021
Bridget Meehan BrennanDistrict JudgeNorthern District of Ohio9/30/20212/1/20222/8/2022
Victoria Marie CalvertDistrict JudgeNorthern District of Georgia9/30/2021
John H. ChunDistrict JudgeWestern District of Washington9/30/2021
Samantha D. ElliottDistrict JudgeDistrict of New Hampshire9/30/202112/15/202112/22/2021
Charles Esque FlemingDistrict JudgeNorthern District of Ohio9/30/20212/1/20222/8/2022
Sarah Elisabeth GeraghtyDistrict JudgeNorthern District of Georgia9/30/2021
Dale E. HoDistrict JudgeSouthern District of New York9/30/2021
Linda LopezDistrict JudgeSouthern District of California9/30/202112/17/202112/21/2021
Jinsook OhtaDistrict JudgeSouthern District of California9/30/202112/20/202112/27/2021
David Augustin RuizDistrict JudgeNorthern District of Ohio9/30/20212/1/20222/8/2022
Georgette CastnerDistrict JudgeDistrict of New Jersey11/3/2021
Jacqueline CorleyDistrict JudgeNorthern District of California11/3/2021
Ruth Bermudez MontenegroDistrict JudgeSouthern District of California11/3/2021
Evelyn PadinDistrict JudgeDistrict of New Jersey11/3/2021
Julie RubinDistrict JudgeDistrict of Maryland11/3/2021
Cristina SilvaDistrict JudgeDistrict of Nevada11/3/2021
Trina ThompsonDistrict JudgeNorthen District of California11/3/2021
Anne Rachel TraumDistrict JudgeDistrict of Nevada11/3/2021
Jessica G.L. ClarkeDistrict JudgeSouthern District of New York12/15/2021
Sherilyn Peace GarnettDistrict JudgeCentral District of California12/15/2021
Hector GonzalezDistrict JudgeEastern District of New York12/15/2021
Kenly Kiya KatoDistrict JudgeCentral District of California12/15/2021
Nina MorrisonDistrict JudgeEastern District of New York12/15/2021
William S. PocanDistrict JudgeEastern District of Wisconsin12/15/2021
Jennifer L. RochonDistrict JudgeSouthern District of New York12/15/2021
Fred W. SlaughterDistrict JudgeCentral District of California12/15/2021
Sunshine Suzanne SykesDistrict JudgeCentral District of California12/15/2021
Tiffany M. CartwrightDistrict JudgeWestern District of Washington1/17/2022
Nusrat Jahan ChouduryDistrict JudgeEastern District of New York1/17/2022
Ana Isabel de AlbaDistrict JudgeEastern District of California1/17/2022
Robert Steven HuieDistrict JudgeSouthern District of California1/17/2022
Natasha C. MerleDistrict JudgeEastern District of New York1/17/2022
Jennifer H. ReardenDistrict JudgeSouthern District of New York1/17/2022
Nina Nin-Yuen WangDistrict JudgeDistrict of Colorado1/17/2022

 

Courts of Limited Jurisdiction

NameTitleCourtNominated OnConfirmed on
Carolyn LernerJudgeCourt of Federal Claims6/30/202112/20/2021
Armando BonillaJudgeCourt of Federal Claims6/30/202112/20/2021
M. Tia JohnsonJudgeUS Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces11/17/2021