Voluntary Consent List of Civil Cases to Magistrate Judges' Program
Introduction to the Program
As provided in General Order No. 12-01, parties may consent to proceed before any available Magistrate Judge whose name appears on this “Voluntary Consent List” to conduct all further proceedings in the case pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 636(c) and Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 73. To confirm a particular Magistrate Judge's ability to schedule the trial in the time frame desired by the parties and/or willingness to accommodate any other special requests of the parties, please contact that Magistrate Judge's Courtroom Deputy prior to attaching Form CV-11D (Statement of Consent to Proceed Before a United States Magistrate Judge) to a Notice of Lodging of Consent Form, which shall be e-filed as required by Local Rule 5-4.4 as a proposed document.
Note: The parties shall complete form CV-11D, save it and attach it to a Notice of Lodging of Consent Form, which shall be e-filed as required by Local Rule 5-4.1 as a proposed document. Additionally, the form shall be electronically submitted to the District Judge's chambers' e-mail box via Proposed Orders under UTILITIES in CM/ECF.
The following Magistrate Judges are currently available for consent cases.
|Consent List Magistrate Judges||Courtroom Deputy / Telephone Number|
|Paul L. Abrams (PLA)||Christianna Howard / 213-894-7103|
|David T. Bristow (DTB)||Danalyn Castellanos / 951-328-4466|
|Jay C. Gandhi (JCG)||Lisa Bernson / 714-338-4776|
|Kenly K. Kato (KK)||Deb Taylor / 951-328-4463|
|Douglas F. McCormick (DFM)||Terri Steele / 714-338-4755|
|John E. McDermott (JEM)||ShaRon Anthony / 213-894-0216|
|Frederick F. Mumm (FFM)||James R. Munoz / 213-894-3046|
|Suzanne H. Segal (SS)||Marlene Ramirez / 213-894-0958|
|Patrick J. Walsh (PJW)||Celia Anglon-Reed / 213-894-8958|
|Michael R. Wilner (MRW)||Veronica McKamie / 213-894-5496|
|Andrew J. Wistrich (AJW)||Ysela Benavides / 213-894-6509|