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For cases assigned to a judge who is no longer active or has retired from the Court, filers should continue to file all documents using the inactive or retired judge's initials.  
Any hearing date should be set pursuant to established procedures and rules governing motion hearings and the required notice period.
Required proposed orders in MS Word (.doc/.docx) or WordPerfect (.wpd) format should be submitted using the "Proposed Orders to Chambers and Clerk's Office" feature under the Utilities menu in CM/ECF.   Select "Inactive/Retired District Judges" as the Judge. Alternatively, proposed orders may be sent by email to
All filings will be routed appropriately and may or may not result in the reassignment of a case to another judge.
Mandatory Chambers copies are to be sent to the First Street Courthouse, 350 W. 1st Street, 4th Floor, Los Angeles, CA 90012 and placed in the inactive/visiting box or sent by mail/overnight courier (to be received by noon the following business day of filing).
For further inquiries regarding Inactive/Retired District judges, please contact:
Vanessa Figueroa
Clerk for Inactive/Retired District Judges