Pending Nominees

Supreme Court

First Circuit

  • District of Puerto Rico

Second Circuit

  • Northern District of New York
    • Thomas Marcelle, nominated 11/13/2018 for seat vacated 1/1/2016
      • Re-Nominated 1/23/2019
  • Southern District of New York
    • Philip Halpern, nominated 11/13/2018 for seat vacated 8/5/2017
      • Re-Nominated 1/23/2019
  • Western District of New York

Third Circuit

  • Court of Appeals
    • Peter Phipps, nominated 5/3/2019 for seat vacated 11/30/2018
  • Eastern District of Pennsylvania
    • John Younge, nominated 7/17/2018 for seat vacated 11/1/2013
      • Re-Nominated 1/23/2019
      • Reported out of Committee: 2/7/2019 (15-7)
  • Middle District of Pennsylvania
    • Jennifer Wilson, nominated 5/3/2019 for seat vacated 10/11/2018
  • Western District of Pennsylvania
    • J. Nicholas Ranjan, nominated 7/24/2018 for seat vacated 6/3/2016
      • Re-Nominated 1/23/2019
      • Hearing Date: 11/13/2018
      • Reported out of Committee: 2/7/2019 (18-4)
    • Stephanies Haines, nominated 3/11/2019 for seat vacated 11/24/2017
      • Hearing Date: 4/10/2019
    • Robert Colville, nominated 7/30/2015 by Pres. Obama
      • Re-nominated 3/5/2019 for seat vacated 1/1/2018
    • William Stickman IV, nominated 5/3/2019 for seat vacated 12/6/2018

Fourth Circuit

  • Court of Appeals
  • Western District of North Carolina
    • Kenneth Bell, nominated 4/12/2018 for seat vacated 8/31/2017
      • Re-Nominated 1/23/2019
      • ABA Rating: Sub. Maj. Well Qualified/Minority Qualified
      • Hearing Date: 8/22/2018
      • Reported out of Committee: 2/7/2019 (12-10)
  • Eastern District of Virginia
    • Rossie Alston, nominated 6/18/2018 for seat vacated 9/30/2017
      • Re-Nominated 1/23/2019
      • ABA Rating: Maj. Qualified/Min. Well Qualified
      • Hearing Date: 10/10/2018
      • Reported out of Committee: 2/7/2019 (20-2)
    • David Novak, nominated 3/26/2019 for seat vacated 6/1/2018
      • Hearing Date: 4/30/2019
  • Southern District of West Virginia
    • Frank Volk, nominated 4/4/2019 for seat vacated 11/1/2018

Fifth Circuit

  • Western District of Louisiana
    • Greg Guidry, nominated 1/17/2019 for seat vacated 5/9/2018
      • Hearing Date: 2/13/2019
      • ABA Rating: Sub. Maj. Well Qualified/Min. Qualified
    • James Cain, nominated 8/28/2018 for seat vacated 7/31/2017
      • Re-Nominated 1/23/2019
      • ABA Rating: Sub. Maj. Well Qualified/Min. Qualified
      • Hearing Date: 11/13/2018
      • Reported out of Committee: 2/7/2019 (20-2)
  • Eastern District of Texas
    • Sean Jordan, nominated 1/17/2019 for seat vacated 3/10/2015
      • ABA Rating: Well Qualified, 1 abstention
      • Hearing Date: 3/5/2019
    • Michael Truncale, nominated 1/24/2018 for seat vacated 2/28/2018
      • Re-Nominated 1/23/2019
      • ABA Rating: Well Qualified
      • Hearing Date: 4/25/2018
      • Reported out of Committee: 2/7/2019 (12-10)
  • Northern District of Texas
    • James Hendrix, nominated 1/17/2019 for seat vacated 12/31/2014
    • Mark Pittman, nominated 1/17/2019 for seat vacated 10/9/2018
      • ABA Rating: Sub. Maj. Qualified/Min. Well Qualified
      • Hearing Date: 3/5/2019
    • Matthew Kacsmaryk, nominated 1/8/2018 for seat vacated 2/3/2016
      • Re-Nominated 1/23/2019
      • ABA Rating: Qualified
      • Hearing Date: 12/13/2017
      • Reported out of Committee: 2/7/2019 (12-10)
    • Brantley Starr, nominated 3/11/2019 for seat vacated 9/22/2018
      • Hearing Date: 4/10/2019
    • Ada Brown, nominated 3/26/2019 for seat vacated 6/1/2018
      • Hearing Date: 4/30/2019
  • Southern District of Texas
    • Jeffrey Brown, nominated 3/11/2019 for seat vacated 3/31/2018
      • Hearing Date: 4/10/2019
    • Charles Eskridge III, nominated 5/3/2019 for seat vacated 12/9/2018

Sixth Circuit

  • Court of Appeals
  • Eastern District of Michigan
    • Stephanie Davis, nominated 3/11/2019 for seat vacated 10/29/2015
  • Western District of Michigan
    • Michael Bogren, nominated 3/11/2019 for seat vacated 1/31/2017
  • Northern District of Ohio
    • Pamela Barker, nominated 4/12/2018 for seat vacated 1/1/2017
      • Re-Nominated 1/23/2019
      • ABA Rating: Well Qualified/1 Abstention
      • Hearing Date: 10/10/2018
      • Reported out of Committee: 2/7/2019 (Voice Voted)
  • Southern District of Ohio
    • Matthew McFarland, nominated 11/13/2018 for seat vacated 6/30/2017
      • Re-Nominated 1/23/2019
      • ABA Rating: Maj. Qualified/Min. Not Qualified
    • Sarah Morrison, nominated 4/12/2018 for seat vacated 5/2/2016
      • Re-Nominated 1/23/2019
      • ABA Rating: Maj. Qualified/Min. Well Qualified
      • Hearing Date: 10/10/2018
      • Reported out of Committee: 2/7/2019 (Voice Voted)
    • Douglas Cole, nominated 5/3/2019 for seat vacated 5/31/2018
  • Eastern District of Tennessee
    • Clifton Corker, nominated 11/13/2018 for seat vacated 6/30/2018
      • Re-Nominated 1/23/2019
      • Hearing Date: 11/28/2018
      • Reported out of Committee: 2/7/2019 (12-10)

Seventh Circuit

  • Northern District of Illinois
  • Northern District of Indiana
    • Damon Leichty, nominated 7/17/2018 for seat vacated 1/11/2016
      • Re-Nominated 1/23/2019
      • Hearing Date: 11/13/2018
      • Reported out of Committee: 2/7/2019 (Voice Voted)

Eighth Circuit

  • Court of Appeals
  • Eastern District of Missouri
    • Stephen Clark Sr., nominated 4/12/2018 for seat vacated 8/31/2017
      • Re-Nominated 1/23/2019
      • ABA Rating: Sub. Maj. Well Qualified/Min. Qualified
      • Hearing Date: 7/11/2018
      • Reported out of Committee: 2/7/2019 (12-10)
  • District of Nebraska
    • Brian Buescher, nominated 11/13/2018 for seat vacated 12/1/2018
      • Re-Nominated 1/23/2019
      • Hearing Date: 11/28/2018
      • Reported out of Committee: 2/7/2019 (12-10)
  • District of North Dakota
    • Peter Welte, nominated 1/17/2019 for seat vacated 9/28/2017
      • Hearing Date: 2/13/2019

Ninth Circuit

  • Court of Appeals
    • Daniel Bress, nominated 2/6/2019 for seat vacated 12/18/2017
    • Daniel Collins, nominated 11/13/2018 for seat vacated 12/11/2015
      • Re-Nominated 2/6/2019
      • ABA Rating: Well Qualified
      • Hearing Date: 3/13/2019
    • Bridget Bade, nominated 8/28/2018 for seat vacated 7/31/2018
      • Re-Nominated 1/23/2019
      • ABA Rating: Well Qualified
      • Hearing Date: 10/24/2018
      • Reported out of Committee: 2/7/2019 (17-5)
  • District of Arizona
    • Michael Liburdi, nominated 1/17/2019 for seat vacated 7/31/2018
      • Hearing Date: 2/13/2019
      • ABA Rating: Qualified (1 Recusal)
  • Central District of California
    • Mark Scarsi, nominated 11/13/2018 for seat vacated 1/6/2017
      • Re-Nominated 2/6/2019
      • ABA Rating: Well Qualified
    • Jeremy Rosen, nominated 11/13/2018 for seat vacated 10/29/2015
      • Re-Nominated 2/6/2019
    • Stanley Blumenfeld, nominated 11/13/2018 for seat vacated 8/1/2014
      • Re-Nominated 2/6/2019
      • ABA Rating: Well Qualified
  • Southern District of California
    • Patrick Bumatay, nominated 2/6/2019 for seat vacated 9/30/2016
  • District of Oregon
    • Karin Immergut, nominated 6/11/2018 for seat vacated 7/27/2017
      • Re-Nominated 1/23/2019
      • ABA Rating: Well Qualified
      • Hearing Date: 10/24/2018
      • Reported out of Committee: 2/7/2019 (20-2)
  • Western District of Washington

Tenth Circuit

  • District of Colorado
  • District of New Mexico
    • Kea Riggs, nominated 5/3/2019 for seat vacated 2/7/2018
  • Western District of Oklahoma
  • District of Utah
    • Howard Nielson Jr., nominated 9/28/2017 for seat vacated 9/1/2014
      • Re-Nominated 1/23/2019
      • ABA Rating: Sub. Maj. Qualified/Min. Not Qualified
      • Hearing Date: 1/10/2018
      • Reported out of Committee: 2/7/2019 (12-10)

Eleventh Circuit

  • Middle District of Alabama
  • Northern District of Alabama
    • Corey Maze, nominated 5/15/2018 for seat vacated 6/22/2018
      • Re-Nominated 1/23/2019
      • ABA Rating: Well Qualified
      • Hearing Date: 10/17/2018
      • Reported out of Committee: 2/7/2019 (13-9)
  • Middle District of Florida
    • Wendy Berger, nominated 4/10/2018 for seat vacated 6/3/2015
      • Re-Nominated 1/23/2019
      • ABA Rating: Qualified
      • Hearing Date: 10/17/2018
      • Reported out of Committee: 2/7/2019 (12-10)
    • Thomas Barber, nominated 5/7/2018 for seat vacated 8/29/2017
      • Re-Nominated 1/23/2019
      • ABA Rating: Well Qualified
      • Hearing Date: 10/17/2018
      • Reported out of Committee: 2/7/2019 (20-2)
  • Northern District of Florida
    • Allen Winsor, nominated 4/10/2018 for seat vacated 11/7/2016
      • Re-Nominated 1/23/2019
      • ABA Rating: Sub. Maj. Well Qualified/Min. Qualified/1 Abstention
      • Hearing Date: 5/23/2018
      • Reported out of Committee: 2/7/2019 (12-10)
    • T. Kent Wetherell II, nominated 5/7/2018 for seat vacated 12/31/2015
      • Re-Nominated 1/23/2019
      • ABA Rating: Well Qualified, 2 Abstentions
      • Hearing Date: 10/17/2018
      • Reported out of Committee: 2/7/2019 (18-4)
  • Southern District of Florida
    • Rodney Smith, nominated 5/7/2018 for seat vacated 5/12/2014
      • Re-Nominated 1/23/2019
      • ABA Rating: Qualified
      • Hearing Date: 10/17/2018
      • Reported out of Committee: 2/7/2019 (17-5)
  • Northern District of Georgia
    • J.P. Boulee, nominated 8/28/2018 for seat vacated 7/1/2018
      • Re-Nominated 1/23/2019
      • ABA Rating: Well Qualified
      • Hearing Date: 11/13/2018
      • Reported out of Committee: 2/7/2019 (22-0)
    • Steven Grimberg, nominated 4/4/2019 for seat vacated 12/1/2018
      • Hearing Date: 4/30/2019

Federal Circuit

District of Columbia Circuit

  • District of D.C.
    • Carl Nicholas, nominated 6/18/2018 for seat vacated 3/16/2016
      • Re-Nominated 1/23/2019
      • ABA Rating: Well Qualified
      • Hearing Date: 8/22/2018
      • Reported out of Committee: 2/7/2019 (12-10)

Court of International Trade

  • M. Miller Baker, nominated 6/18/2018 for seat vacated 7/1/2014
    • Re-Nominated 1/23/2019
    • Hearing Date: 11/28/2018
    • Reported out of Committee: 2/7/2019 (13-9)
  • Timothy Reif, nominated 6/18/2018 for seat vacated 8/22/2014
    • Re-Nominated 1/23/2019
    • Hearing Date: 11/28/2018
    • Reported out of Committee: 2/7/2019 (Voice Voted)