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.

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Supreme Court of the United States

NameTitleNominated OnConfirmed OnSworn in Date
Ketanji Brown JacksonAssociate Justice2/25/20224/7/20226/30/2022

 

Circuit Court of Appeals

NameTitleCircuit Court of AppealsNominated OnConfirmed onSworn In Date
Ketanji Brown JacksonCircuit JudgeDistrict of Columbia Circuit3/30/20216/14/20216/17/2021
Tiffany P. CunninghamCircuit JudgeFederal Circuit3/30/20217/15/20218/1/2021
Candace Jackson-AwikumiCircuit JudgeSeventh Circuit3/30/20216/24/20217/1/2021
John Z. LeeCircuit JudgeSeventh Circuit4/13/20219/7/2022
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 Circuit11/3/20212/10/20223/16/2022
Andre MathisCircuit JudgeSixth Circuit11/17/20219/7/20223/30/2022
Alison J. NathanCircuit JudgeSecond Circuit11/17/20213/23/20223/30/2022
J. Michelle ChildsCircuit JudgeDistrict of Columbia Circuit12/23/20217/19/20227/25/2022
Arianna FreemanCircuit JudgeThird Circuit1/19/2022
Stephanie Dawkins DavisCircuit JudgeSixth Circuit2/2/20225/24/20226/14/2022
Lara E. MontecalvoCircuit JudgeFirst Circuit5/19/2022
Doris L. PryorCircuit JudgeSeventh Circuit5/25/2022
Rachel BloomekatzCircuit JudgeSixth Circuit5/25/2022
Florence Y. PanCircuit JudgeDistrict of Columbia Circuit5/25/2022
Roopali H. DesaiCircuit JudgeNinth Circuit6/15/20228/4/2022
Tamika R. Montgomery-ReevesCircuit JudgeThird Circuit6/29/2022
Cindy K. ChungCircuit JudgeThird Circuit7/12/2022
Vijay ShankerCircuit JudgeDistrict of Columbia Circuit7/14/2022
Julie RikelmanCircuit JudgeFirst Circuit7/29/2022
Maria KahnCircuit JudgeSecond Circuit7/29/2022
Anthony JohnstoneCircuit JudgeNinth Circuit9/2/2022
DeAndrea G. BenjaminCircuit Judge (Intention to Nominate)Fourth Circuit
Jabari WambleCircuit Judge (Intention to Nominate)Tenth Circuit

 

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 Colorado8/5/20215/25/20227/18/2022
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 Georgia9/30/20213/22/20224/5/2022
John H. ChunDistrict JudgeWestern District of Washington9/30/20213/23/20224/11/2022
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 Georgia9/30/20214/1/20224/8/2022
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 Jersey11/3/20213/31/20224/5/2022
Jacqueline CorleyDistrict JudgeNorthern District of California11/3/20213/17/20223/30/2022
Ruth Bermudez MontenegroDistrict JudgeSouthern District of California11/3/20213/22/20223/30/2022
Evelyn PadinDistrict JudgeDistrict of New Jersey11/3/20215/25/20226/24/2022
Julie RubinDistrict JudgeDistrict of Maryland11/3/20213/23/20223/30/2022
Cristina SilvaDistrict JudgeDistrict of Nevada11/3/20213/23/20224/7/2022
Trina ThompsonDistrict JudgeNorthen District of California11/3/20215/19/20228/5/2022
Anne Rachel TraumDistrict JudgeDistrict of Nevada11/3/20213/23/20224/7/2022
Jessica G.L. ClarkeDistrict JudgeSouthern District of New York12/15/2021
Sherilyn Peace GarnettDistrict JudgeCentral District of California12/15/20214/27/2022
Hector GonzalezDistrict JudgeEastern District of New York12/15/20213/23/20224/18/2022
Kenly Kiya KatoDistrict JudgeCentral District of California12/15/2021
Nina MorrisonDistrict JudgeEastern District of New York12/15/20216/8/2022
William S. PocanDistrict JudgeEastern District of Wisconsin12/15/2021
Jennifer L. RochonDistrict JudgeSouthern District of New York12/15/20215/18/2022
Fred W. SlaughterDistrict JudgeCentral District of California12/15/20213/17/20224/19/2022
Sunshine Suzanne SykesDistrict JudgeCentral District of California12/15/20215/19/2022
Tiffany M. CartwrightDistrict JudgeWestern District of Washington1/17/2022
Nusrat Jahan ChoudhuryDistrict JudgeEastern District of New York1/17/2022
Ana Isabel de AlbaDistrict JudgeEastern District of California1/17/20226/21/20227/7/2022
Robert Steven HuieDistrict JudgeSouthern District of California1/17/20226/9/20226/14/2022
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 Colorado1/17/20227/19/20227/22/2022
Nancy L. MaldonadoDistrict JudgeNorthern District of Illinois4/13/20227/19/20228/10/2022
Gregory WilliamsDistrict JudgeDistrict of Delaware4/15/20227/19/20229/1/2022
Stephen Henley LocherDistrict JudgeSouthern District of Iowa4/25/20227/14/20227/18/2022
Ana C. ReyesDistrict JudgeUnited States District Court for the District of Columbia5/19/2022
Elizabeth HanesDistrict JudgeUnited States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia5/19/20228/2/20228/5/2022
Frances Kay BehmDistrict JudgeEastern District of Michigan6/29/2022
Kelley B. HodgeDistrict JudgeEastern District of Pennsylvania7/12/2022
John Frank MurphyDistrict JudgeEastern District of Pennsylvania7/12/2022
Mia Roberts PerezDistrict JudgeEastern District of Pennsylvania7/12/2022
Kai ScottDistrict JudgeEastern District of Pennsylvania7/12/2022
Margaret GuzmanDistrict JudgeDistrict of Massachusetts7/13/2022
Kymberly EvansonDistrict JudgeWestern District of Washington7/13/2022
Jamal WhiteheadDistrict JudgeWestern District of Washington7/13/2022
Jamar K. WalkerDistrict JudgeEastern District of Virginia7/13/2022
Jorge Alberto RodriguezDistrict JudgeNorthern District of New York7/13/2022
Matthew GarciaDistrict JudgeDistrict of New Mexico7/14/2022
Adrienne C. NelsonDistrict JudgeDistrict of Oregon7/14/2022
Andrew G. SchoplerDistrict JudgeSouthern District of California7/14/2022
James Edward Simmons Jr.District JudgeSouthern District of California7/14/2022
Daniel CalabrettaDistrict JudgeUnited States District Court for the Eastern District of California8/1/2022
Todd EdelmanDistrict JudgeUnited States District Court for the District of ColumbiaIntent to Nominate
Jeffery P. HopkinsDistrict JudgeUnited States District Court for the Southern District of Ohio8/1/2022
Myong J. JounDistrict JudgeUnited States District Court for the District of Massachusetts8/1/2022
Julia E. KobickDistrict JudgeUnited States District Court for the District of Massachusetts8/1/2022
Rita F. LinDistrict JudgeUnited States District Court for the Northern District of California8/1/2022
Araceli Martinez-OlguinDistrict JudgeUnited States District Court for the Northern District of California8/1/2022
Charnelle Marie BjelkengrenDistrict JudgeUnited States District Court for the Eastern District of WashingtonIntent to Nominate
Gordon GallagherDistrict JudgeUnited States District Court for the District of Colorado9/2/2022
Jonathan J.C. GreyDistrict JudgeUnited States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan9/2/2022
Colleen LawlessDistrict JudgeUnited States District Court for the Central District of Illinois9/2/2022
Orelia MerchantDistrict JudgeUnited States District Court for the Eastern District of New York9/2/2022
P. Casey PittsDistrict JudgeUnited States District Court for the Northern District of California9/2/2022
Ramon E. ReyesDistrict JudgeUnited States District Court for the Eastern District of New York9/2/2022
Arun SubramanianDistrict JudgeUnited States District Court for the Southern District of New York9/2/2022

 

Courts of Limited Jurisdiction

NameTitleCourtNominated OnConfirmed on 
Carolyn LernerJudgeCourt of Federal Claims6/30/202112/20/20212/17/2022
Armando BonillaJudgeCourt of Federal Claims6/30/202112/20/20212/17/2022
M. Tia JohnsonJudgeUS Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces11/17/2021