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[color photograph of Mitchell Courthouse, Baltimore, Maryland]

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District Court

Orphans' Court


Mitchell Courthouse (view from St. Paul Place), Baltimore,
Maryland, January 2001. Photo by Diane F. Evartt.

CIRCUIT COURT

Appointed by Governor &/or elected by Voters to 15-year terms (30 Judges):
Ellen M. Heller, Circuit Administrative Judge (chosen by Chief Judge, Court of Appeals), 2003
Joseph H. H. Kaplan, Chief Judge, 2009

Kaye A. Allison, Associate Judge, 2015
Stuart R. Berger, Associate Judge, 2015
Roger W. Brown, Associate Judge, 2003
John Carroll Byrnes, Associate Judge, 2013
Evelyn O. Cannon, Associate Judge, 2013
Audrey J. S. Carrion, Associate Judge, 2000
Bonita J. Dancy, Associate Judge, 2011
Kathleen O'Ferrall Friedman, Associate Judge, 2001
John M. Glynn, Associate Judge, 2002
Clifton J. Gordy, Associate Judge, 2001
Wanda K. Heard, Associate Judge, 2015
Marcella A. Holland, Associate Judge, 2013
Albert J. Matricciani, Jr., Associate Judge, 2011
Joseph P. McCurdy, Jr., Associate Judge, 2007
David B. Mitchell, Associate Judge, 2001
M. Brooke Murdock, Associate Judge, 2013
Alfred Nance, Associate Judge, 2013
Thomas E. Noel, Associate Judge, 2015
John N. Prevas, Associate Judge, 2003
William D. Quarles, Associate Judge, 2013
Allen L. Schwait, Associate Judge, 2013
Carol E. Smith, Associate Judge, 2009
Paul A. Smith, Associate Judge, 2007
John C. Themelis, Associate Judge, 2005
Thomas J. S. Waxter, Jr., Associate Judge, 2013
Martin P. Welch, Associate Judge, 2009
David W. Young, Associate Judge, 2011
one vacancy

Courthouse East
Clarence M. Mitchell, Jr. Courthouse
111 North Calvert St.
Baltimore, MD 21202
(410) 396-4916
web: www.baltocts.state.md.us


[color photograph of Mitchell Courthouse, Baltimore, Maryland] CLERK'S OFFICE
Elected by Voters to 4-year term:
Frank M. Conaway (D), Clerk of Circuit Court, 2002
Courthouse East, Room 412
Clarence M. Mitchell, Jr. Courthouse
111 North Calvert St.
Baltimore, MD 21202
(410) 333-3733


Cecilius Calvert statue, Mitchell Courthouse (view from St. Paul Place), Baltimore, Maryland, January 2001. Photo by Diane F. Evartt.


ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE
Appointed by Circuit Court Judges:
Larry D. Reiner, Court Administrator
Courthouse East, Room 200
Clarence M. Mitchell, Jr. Courthouse
111 North Calvert St.
Baltimore, MD 21202
(410) 396-5188

DISTRICT COURT

Appointed by Governor with Senate consent to 10-year terms (26 Judges):
Keith E. Mathews, District Administrative Judge (chosen by Chief Judge, District Court of Maryland, with approval of Chief Judge, Court of Appeals), 2003

H. Gary Bass, Associate Judge, 2003
Nathan Braverman, Associate Judge, 2010
Emanuel Brown, Associate Judge, 2009
Charles A. Chiapparelli, Associate Judge, 2005
Ben C. Clyburn, Associate Judge, 2005
Charlotte M. Cooksey, Associate Judge, 2003
Timothy J. Doory, Associate Judge, 2007
Askew W. Gatewood, Jr., Associate Judge, 2004
John R. Hargrove, Jr., Associate Judge, 2008
C. Yvonne Holt-Stone, Associate Judge, 2001
Miriam Brown Hutchins, Associate Judge, 2010
Norman E. Johnson, Jr., Associate Judge, 2003
Jack I. Lesser, Associate Judge, 2004
George M. Lipman, Associate Judge, 2009
John Philip Miller, Associate Judge, 2007
Timothy D. Murphy, Associate Judge, 2009
Theodore B. Oshrine, Associate Judge, 2005
Teaette S. Price, Associate Judge, 2010
Gale E. Rasin, Associate Judge, 2002
Nancy B. Shuger, Associate Judge, 2003
Kathleen M. Sweeney, Associate Judge, 2009
Barbara B. Waxman, Associate Judge, 2001
Jamey H. Weitzman, Associate Judge, 2001
two vacancies

Borgerding District Court Building
5800 Wabash Ave.
Baltimore, MD 21215
(410) 878-8000, (410) 878-8014

ORPHANS' COURT

Elected by Voters to 4-year terms:
Joyce M. Baylor-Thompson (D), Acting Chief Judge (chosen by Governor), 2002
Lewyn S. Garrett (D), Judge, 2002
*no appointment yet made to replace Howard I. Golden, who died June 21, 2000

Courthouse East, Room 311
111 North Calvert St.
Baltimore, MD 21202
(410) 396-5034
fax: (410) 545-7363
web:
www.ci.baltimore.md.us/government/orphans.html

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