United States District Court - Northern District Court of California

Phyllis J. Hamilton, Chief Judge

Susan Y. Soong, Clerk of Court

District Judge Edward J. Davila

San Jose Courthouse, Courtroom 4 - 5th Floor
280 South 1st Street, San Jose, CA 95113
Weekly Court Calendar Schedule
Criminal Law & Motion Mondays  1:30 p.m.
Civil Law and Motion Thursdays (by reservation only) 9:00 a.m.
Case Management Conferences Thursdays  10:00 a.m.
Pretrial Conferences Thursdays 11:00 a.m.
Trial Jury Selection Tuesdays  9:00  a.m.
Trial Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Fridays 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m., 1:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m.
Calendar Clerk Criminal &Civil & Courtroom Deputy  Elizabeth Garcia 408-535-5356
Civil Case Docketing Cindy Hernandez 408-535-5386
Criminal Case Docketing Cita Escolano 408-535-5391
Contact Chambers
Email for Proposed Orders: EJDpo@cand.uscourts.gov
Email for PDF Follow-Ups and
     and Docket Corrections:
EJDpdf@cand.uscourts.gov (Civil)
CRIMpdf@cand.uscourts.gov (Criminal)

About District Judge Edward J. Davila

Born 1952 in Palo Alto, CA

Federal Judicial Service:

Judge, U. S. District Court, Northern District of California

Nominated by Barack Obama on January 5, 2011, to a seat vacated by Marilyn Hall Patel. Confirmed by the Senate on February 14, 2011, and received commission on March 3, 2011.


California State University, San Diego, B.A., 1976

University of California, Hastings College of the Law, J.D., 1979

Professional Career:

Deputy public defender, Santa Clara County Office of the Public Defender, California, 1981-1988

Private practice, San Jose, California, 1988-2001

Judge, Superior Court of California, County of Santa Clara, 2001-2011