Judicial Assignments

Ventura Courthouse

The Ventura Courthouse (Hall of Justice) is located at 800 South Victoria Avenue, Ventura, California.  [Map]

The following judicial assignments are effective as of May 5, 2022.

CourtroomJudicial OfficerTitleCalendar Type
10Hon. William R. RedmondCommissionerCriminal
11Hon. Paul W. BaellyJudgeCriminal, PROS
12Hon. Patricia M. MurphyJudgeCriminal Early Disposition Conferences
13Hon. Nancy L. Ayers
JudgeMental Health Calendar
14Hon. Gilbert A. RomeroSupervising Criminal JudgeMaster Criminal Calendar, Preliminary Hearings
20Hon. Matthew P. GuascoJudgeCivil Trials, Law & Motion
21Hon. Jeffrey G. BennettJudgeCivil Trials, Law & Motion
22Hon. Kevin G. DeNoceAssistant Presiding JudgeMandatory Settlement Conferences
22BGenalin RileyCase Management AttorneyCivil Case Management Hearings
23Hon. Bruce A. Young Presiding JudgeCriminal Jury Trials
24Hon. Michele M. CastilloJudgeCriminal Jury Trials
26Hon. Derek D. MalanJudgeCriminal Jury Trials
31Hon. Rocky J. BaioJudgeFamily Law
32Hon. Michael S. LiefJudgeFamily Law
33Hon. Charmaine H. BuehnerJudgeFamily Law

Hon. R. Paul Kawai

CommissionerFamily Law, Domestic Violence & Harassment Hearings
35Hon. JoAnn JohnsonSupervising Family Law JudgeFamily Law
37Hon. Catherine M. VoelkerJudgeCriminal - Domestic Violence, Drug Court
40Hon. Mark S. BorrellJudgeCivil Trials, Law & Motion
41Hon. Ronda J. McKaigJudgeCivil Trials, Law & Motion
42Hon. Henry J. WalshSupervising Civil JudgeCivil Trials, Law & Motion
43Hon. Benjamin F. Coats JudgeCivil Trials, Law & Motion
44Hon. David M. HirschJudgeCriminal Jury Trials
45Hon. Julia A. SnyderCommissionerCriminal Jury Trials
46Hon. Anthony J. SaboJudgeCriminal Jury Trials
47Hon. David R. WorleyJudgeCriminal Jury Trials
48Hon. Ryan J. WrightJudgeCriminal Jury Trials

Appellate Division

Judicial OfficerTitle
Hon. Benjamin F. CoatsPresiding Appellate Judge
Hon. Derek D. MalanJudge
Hon. Ronda J. McKaigJudge
Hon. Ryan J. WrightJudge

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