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Judicial Emergencies

Find current federal judiciary judicial vacancies that the Judicial Conference has deemed as judicial emergencies and an explanation of what is a judicial emergency. 

*Adjusted Filings per Panel and Weighted Filings per Judgeship are Calendar Year Data

Read about how a judicial emergency is defined

CourtVacancy Created ByReasonVacancy DateDays PendingWeighted Filings per Judgeship *Adjusted Filings per Panel *
02 - NY-EFeuerstein,Sandra J.Senior01/21/20153826800
03 - NJMartini,William J.Senior02/10/20153626590
03 - NJHochberg,Faith S.Retired03/06/20153386590
03 - NJChesler,Stanley R.Senior06/15/20152376590
04 - NC-EHoward,Malcolm J.Senior12/31/200536906090
04 - SCCurrie,Cameron McGowanSenior10/03/20138574370
05 - TX-ESchneider,Michael H.Senior01/07/20163112260
05 - TX-ESchell,Richard A.Senior03/10/201533412260
05 - TX-EDavis,Leonard E.Retired05/15/201526812260
05 - TX-NMeans,TerrySenior07/03/20139495810
05 - TX-SJack,Janis GrahamSenior06/01/201117125710
05 - TX-SCosta,Gregg JeffreyElevated05/20/20146285710
05 - TX-WJunell,Robert A.Senior02/13/20153596510
05 - CCAKing,Carolyn DineenSenior12/31/20137680939
05 - CCAGarza,Emilio M.Senior08/01/201212850939
06 - TN-MHaynes Jr.,William JosephSenior12/01/20144336860
06 - CCAMartin Jr.,Boyce F.Retired08/16/20139050546
07 - IN-SBarker,Sarah EvansSenior06/30/20145876580
08 - IA-NBennett,Mark W.Senior06/04/20152484060
09 - CA-CMorrow,Margaret M.Senior10/29/20151016630
09 - CA-CPregerson,Dean D.Senior01/28/2016106630
09 - CA-CCollins,Audrey B.Retired08/01/20145556630
09 - IDLodge,Edward J.Senior07/03/20152194510
09 - CCAPregerson,HarrySenior12/11/2015580748
11 - AL-MThompson,Myron H.Senior08/22/20138995110
11 - AL-MFuller,Mark E.Resigned08/01/20151905110
11 - FL-MSteele,John E.Senior06/03/20152496770
11 - FL-MConway,Anne C.Senior08/01/20151906770
11 - FL-NSmoak,RichardSenior12/31/2015386140
11 - FL-SRosenbaum,Robin S.Elevated05/12/20146367100
11 - GA-NCarnes,Julie E.Elevated07/21/20145665410
11 - CCADubina,Joel F.Senior10/26/20138340885