United States District Court - Northern District Court of California

Claudia Wilken, Chief Judge

Richard W. Wieking, Clerk of Court

District Judge Phyllis J. Hamilton

Oakland Courthouse, Courtroom 3 - 3rd Floor
1301 Clay Street, Oakland, CA 94612
Weekly Court Calendar Schedule
Criminal Law & Motion Wednesdays 1:30 p.m.
Civil Law & Motion Wednesdays 9:00 a.m.
Staff
Calendar Clerk & Courtroom Deputy Nichole Heuerman 510-637-1296
pjhcrd@cand.uscourts.gov
Civil Case Docketing Valerie Kyono 510-637-3537
Valerie_Kyono@cand.uscourts.gov
Criminal Case Docketing Kelly Collins 510-637-3539
Chambers
510-637-1291
Email for Proposed Orders: PJHpo@cand.uscourts.gov
Email for PDF Follow-Ups and
     and Docket Corrections:
PJHpdf@cand.uscourts.gov (Civil)
CRIMpdf@cand.uscourts.gov (Criminal)

About District Judge Phyllis J. Hamilton

Born 1952 in Jacksonville, IL

Federal Judicial Service:

  • Judge, U. S. District Court, Northern District of California
  • Nominated by William J. Clinton on February 9, 2000, to a new seat created by 104 Stat. 5089, 5105. Confirmed by the Senate on May 24, 2000, and received commission on May 25, 2000.
  • U.S. Magistrate Judge, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California, 1991-2000

Education:

  • Stanford University, B.A., 1974
  • Santa Clara University School of Law, J.D., 1976

Professional Career:

  • Deputy public defender, Office of the Public Defender, CA, 1976-1980
  • Manager, EEO Programs, Farinon Electric Corporation, 1980
  • Administrative judge, U.S. Merit Systems Protection Board, San Francisco Regional Office, CA, 1980-1985
  • Court commissioner, Municipal Court, Oakland-Piedmont-Emeryville Judicial District, 1985-1991