United States District Court - Northern District Court of California

Claudia Wilken, Chief Judge

Richard W. Wieking, Clerk of Court

Senior District Judge
Maxine M. Chesney

San Francisco Courthouse, Courtroom 7 - 19th Floor
450 Golden Gate Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94102
Weekly Court Calendar Schedule
Criminal Law & Motion Wednesdays 2:15 p.m.
Civil Law & Motion Fridays 9:00 a.m.
Staff
Calendar Clerk & Courtroom Deputy Tracy Lucero 415-522-2041
mmccrd@cand.uscourts.gov
Civil Case Docketing Yumiko Saito 415-522-2068
Yumiko_Saito@cand.uscourts.gov
Criminal Case Docketing

Case terminal digits 1-3: Ruby Woo 415-522-2076
Case terminal digits 4-6: Lori Murray 415-522-2093
Case terminal digits 7-0: Mark Jenkins 415-522-2042
Chambers

Email for Proposed Orders: MMCpo@cand.uscourts.gov
Email for PDF Follow-Ups and
     and Docket Corrections:
MMCpdf@cand.uscourts.gov (Civil)
CRIMpdf@cand.uscourts.gov (Criminal)

About Senior District Judge Maxine M. Chesney

Born 1942 in San Francisco, CA

Federal Judicial Service:

  • Judge, U. S. District Court, Northern District of California
  • Nominated by William J. Clinton on January 24, 1995, to a seat vacated by John P. Vukasin, Jr. Confirmed by the Senate on May 8, 1995, and received commission on May 10, 1995. Assumed senior status on June 30, 2009.

Education:

  • University of California, Berkeley, B.A., 1964
  • University of California, Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of Law, J.D., 1967

Professional Career:

  • Attorney, Office of the San Francisco District Attorney, California, 1968-1979 
  • Judge, San Francisco Municipal Court, California, 1979-1983
  • Judge, Superior Court of California, City and County of San Francisco, appointed and subsequently elected, 1983-1995