Tuesday, October 22, 2019
Judicial Assignments

The bench is comprised of eight judges and one commissioner. Hon. Ann C. Moorman is the Presiding Judge for calendar year 2018 and 2019. Hon. Jeanine Nadel is the Assistant Presiding Judge.


2019 calendar assignments

  • Courtroom Judge Assignment
    A Hon. Keith Faulder Felony Criminal Matters including Trials
    B Hon. Cindee Mayfield Criminal Misdemeanors and Infractions, Misdemeanor Early Resolution Calendar, and Family Dependency Drug Court
    C Hon. Carly Dolan
    Comm. David Basner
    Family Law, Domestic Violence, Guardianships, etc.
    Child Support - Mondays
    E Hon. Jeanine Nadel General Civil Limited and Unlimited Civil, Probate, Conservatorships and Adult Drug Court
    F Hon. Ann Moorman Overflow for All Departments, Behavioral Health Court
    G Hon. Ann Moorman Juvenile Delinquency, Dependency
    H Hon. John A. Behnke Felony Criminal Matters, including Trials
    Ten Mile Hon. Clayton Brennan All matters assigned to Ten Mile Branch



The Appellate Division hears appeals on Traffic and other infractions, Misdemeanors, Limited Civil, Small Claims, and Unlawful Detainers.  The Appellate Panel includes three judges and one alternate judge.

Appellate Panel Members

Hon. Cindee F. Mayfield, Presiding Judge of the Appellate Division
Hon. John A. Behnke
Hon. Carly B. Dolan

Hon. Clayton Brennan will serve as an alternate panel member.

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