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Current Judicial Vacancies

This table contains a listing of current Article III judicial vacancies by circuit and court. The name of the incumbent, the reason for the vacancy, the vacancy date, the nominee (if applicable), and the nomination date.

Circuit/DistrictIncumbentVacancy ReasonVacancy DateNomineeNomination Date
02 - NY-EFeuerstein,Sandra J.Senior01/21/2015
02 - NY-EGaraufis,Nicholas G.Senior10/01/2014DeArcy Hall,LaShann Moutique01/07/2015
02 - NY-ETownes,Sandra L.Senior05/01/2015Donnelly,Ann01/07/2015
02 - NY-WSkretny,William M.Senior03/08/2015
02 - NY-WArcara,Richard J.Senior01/03/2015Vilardo,Lawrence Joseph02/04/2015
03 - CCAScirica,Anthony J.Senior07/01/2013Restrepo,Luis Felipe01/07/2015
03 - NJMartini,William J.Senior02/10/2015
03 - NJHochberg,Faith S.Retired03/06/2015Neals,Julien Xavier02/26/2015
03 - NJPisano,Joel A.Retired02/16/2015Vazquez,John Michael03/26/2015
03 - PA-EMcLaughlin,Mary A.Senior11/18/2013
03 - PA-WMcVerry,Terrence F.Senior09/30/2013
03 - PA-WMcLaughlin,Sean J.Resigned08/16/2013
03 - PA-WLancaster,Gary L.Deceased04/24/2013
04 - MDChasanow,Deborah K.Senior10/03/2014Xinis,Paula03/26/2015
04 - NC-EHoward,Malcolm J.Senior12/31/2005
04 - SCAnderson Jr.,Joseph F.Senior11/16/2014
04 - SCCurrie,Cameron McGowanSenior10/03/2013
05 - CCAKing,Carolyn DineenSenior12/31/2013
05 - CCAGarza,Emilio M.Senior08/01/2012
05 - LA-WHaik,Richard T.Senior03/06/2015
05 - TX-EDavis,Leonard E.Retired05/15/2015
05 - TX-ESchell,Richard A.Senior03/10/2015
05 - TX-NCummings,Samuel RaySenior12/31/2014
05 - TX-NMeans,TerrySenior07/03/2013
05 - TX-SCosta,Gregg JeffreyElevated05/20/2014
05 - TX-SJack,Janis GrahamSenior06/01/2011
05 - TX-STagle,Hilda G.Senior12/31/2012Olvera Jr.,Jose Rolando01/07/2015
05 - TX-WJunell,Robert A.Senior02/13/2015
06 - CCAMartin Jr.,Boyce F.Retired08/16/2013
06 - KY-ECoffman,Jennifer B.Retired01/08/2013
06 - KY-WHeyburn II,John G.Senior04/01/2014
06 - TN-ECollier,Curtis LynnSenior10/31/2014McDonough,Travis Randall01/07/2015
06 - TN-MHaynes Jr.,William JosephSenior12/01/2014Crenshaw Jr.,Waverly D.02/04/2015
07 - CCAEvans,Terence T.Senior01/07/2010
07 - CCATinder,John DanielSenior02/18/2015
07 - IN-SBarker,Sarah EvansSenior06/30/2014
08 - CCABye,Kermit EdwardSenior04/22/2015
08 - IA-SGritzner,James E.Senior03/01/2015
08 - NEBataillon,Joseph F.Senior10/03/2014
09 - CA-CCollins,Audrey B.Retired08/01/2014
09 - CA-EIshii,Anthony WayneSenior10/31/2012Drozd,Dale A.01/07/2015
10 - KSVratil,Kathryn H.Senior04/22/2014
10 - OK-WFriot,Stephen P.Senior12/01/2014
10 - OK-WRussell,David L.Senior07/07/2013
10 - UTStewart,Brian T.Senior09/01/2014
10 - UTBenson,Dee V.Senior01/01/2014Parrish,Jill N.01/07/2015
11 - AL-MThompson,Myron H.Senior08/22/2013
11 - AL-NSmith Jr.,C. LynwoodSenior08/31/2013
11 - AL-NBlackburn,Sharon LovelaceSenior05/08/2015
11 - CCADubina,Joel F.Senior10/26/2013
11 - FL-SRosenbaum,Robin S.Elevated05/12/2014Flores,Mary Barzee02/26/2015
11 - GA-NCarnes,Julie E.Elevated07/21/2014
FD - CCARader,Randall R.Retired06/30/2014Stoll,Kara Farnandez01/07/2015
ITRestani,Jane A.Senior03/01/2015
ITCarman,Gregory W.Senior09/15/2014
ITEaton,Richard K.Senior08/22/2014
ITPogue,Donald C.Senior07/01/2014Davidson,Jeanne E.01/07/2015