District Judge Haywood S. Gilliam, Jr.

Oakland Courthouse, Courtroom 2 - 4th Floor
1301 Clay Street, Oakland, CA 94612
Weekly Court Calendar Schedule
Civil Case Management Conferences Tuesdays 2:00 p.m.
Civil Law & Motion Thursdays 2:00 p.m.
Civil Pretrial Conferences Tuesdays 3:00 p.m.
Criminal Law & Motion Mondays 2:00 p.m.
Criminal Pretrial Conferences  Mondays 2:00 p.m.
Trials Mondays - Fridays 8:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Calendar Clerk & Courtroom Deputy Nikki Riley 510-637-3543
Civil Case Docketing, Docket Corrections & PDF Follow-ups Jordan Burgan 510-637-3537
Criminal Case Docketing
Case terminal digits 1-3: Clara Pierce 510-637-3535
Case terminal digits 4-0, CR Misc: Jessie Mosley 510-637-3536
Email for Criminal Docket Corrections: CRIMpdf@cand.uscourts.gov

Email for Proposed Orders: HSGpo@cand.uscourts.gov
Media Liaison

For all media inquiries: Lynn Fuller

About District Judge Haywood S. Gilliam

  • Born 1969 in Marlborough, MA

Federal Judicial Service:

  • Judge, U.S. District Court, Northern District of California
  • Nominated by Barack Obama on September 8, 2014, to a seat vacated by Claudia Ann Wilken; Confirmed by the Senate on December 16, 2014, and received commission on December 19, 2014.


  • Yale University, B.A., 1991
  • Stanford Law School, J.D., 1994

Professional Career:

  • Law clerk, Hon. Thelton E. Henderson, U.S. District Court, Northern District of California, 1994-1995
  • Private practice, San Francisco, California, 1995-1998, 2006-2014
  • Assistant U.S. Attorney, Northern District of California, 1999-2006; Chief, Securities Fraud Section, 2004-2006