Calendar for: Judge Phyllis J. Hamilton
Courtroom 3, 3rd Floor
Courtroom Deputy: Kelly Collins

Last Updated: Dec 7 2023 12:02PM
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Tuesday, Dec 12 2023
- Judge Hamilton Unavailable
Wednesday, Dec 13 2023
- Judge Hamilton Unavailable
Thursday, Dec 14 2023
4:21-cv-01134-PJH - Wu v. Konigsberg et al
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Further Case Mgmt Conference
Thursday, Jan 4 2024
4:13-cr-00282-PJH - USA v. Antonio Gomez
Status Conference
Thursday, Jan 18 2024
4:20-cv-09379-PJH - Poole v. Garland, et al.
Further Case Mgmt Conference
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Commencing January 1, 2021 until further notice:

Civil Law and Motion: the 1st, 2nd, or 4th Thursday at 1:30 p.m. via Zoom webinar. No tentative rulings are issued, and no hearing date needs to be reserved. However, hearing dates may be vacated by the Court.  No motion hearings to be set on September 14, 2023, October 26, 2023, December 14, 2023, June 6, 2024, June 13, 2024, or September 26, 2024.

For Civil Law and Motion matters set for Zoom proceedings, the Court will consider a joint request of the parties for an in-person appearance, or the Court may change a zoom hearing to an in-person proceeding.  

Civil Case Management Conferences: Thursday at 2:00 p.m., once per month via Zoom webinar. (See list below for available dates).

Civil Pretrial Conferences: Thursday at 2:00 p.m., via Zoom webinar.

Civil Trials: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Criminal Law and Motion:

For any criminal appearance set for a Zoom proceeding, the Court will reschedule an in-person appearance at the defendant's request.

any Thursday of each month at 10:00 a.m. for appearances via Zoom webinar for out-of-custody defendants, with waiver of defendant’s in-courtroom appearance.

any Thursday of each month at 11:00 a.m. for in person appearances for in custody defendants and for out-of-custody defendants upon request.

Criminal Pretrial Conferences: Thursday at 9:00 a.m. via Zoom webinar

Criminal Trials: Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.


Case Management Conference dates for 2023

August 17

September 14

October 19

November 16

December 14

Case Management Conference dates for 2024

January 18

February 15

March 21

April 18

May 16

June 20

July 18

August 15

September 26

October 17

November 21

December 19


This is to certify that The Honorable PHYLLIS J. HAMILTON will not be available: 

July 31, 2023 - August 3, 2023

September 18, 2023 - October 6, 2023 

October 26, 2023 - October 27, 2023 

December 12, 2023 - December 13, 2023

June 24, 2024 - July 5, 2024

September 9, 2024 - September 20, 2024

All counsel is hereby given notice that court will not be in session during this period, and such absence constitutes a Certificate of Unavailability as provided in Civil Local Rule 1-5(p).  If urgency requires, counsel in any case assigned to Judge Hamilton, may request a hearing before the General Duty Judge as provided in Civil Local Rule 7-1(c).

Chambers copy of documents electronically filed should no longer be submitted, unless requested by Judge Hamilton in a particular case.