United States Magistrate Judge  Deborah Barnes (DB)

Robert T. Matsui United States Courthouse

501 I Street

Sacramento, CA  95814


Courtroom 27, 8th floor






Judge Staff

Courtroom Deputy

Pete Buzo
(916) 930-4128

Electronic Court Reporter Operator

Jonathan Anderson
(916) 930-4072


Click here to Order Transcript

Staff Attorney

Maryam Baqi

Law Clerks

Brooke Fries
Blaze Van Dine
Vay Williams
Vicki Wooster


(916) 930-4210
Fax: (916) 930-4179

Cvb information
Link to Central Violations Bureau (CVB)

Collateral Forfeiture (Bail) Schedule
case management procedures

Procedures to be followed in Cases Assigned to Hon. Deborah Barnes

Informal Telephonic Conferences re Discovery Disputes

Standard Information


MOTION schedule
Motion Type: Civil
Day:  Fridays*
Time: 10:00 a.m.
Motion Type: Criminal
Day: Tuesdays (except 2nd Tuesday of the month)*
Time:  10:00 a.m.
Courtroom: 27, 8th floor
Telephone: (916) 930-4128
*Contact courtroom deputy for available dates.

See Local Rules for proper noticing of motions.

Judge Barnes' court calendars.

Calendars are subject to last minute changes. Please verify last minute changes with the Courtroom Deputy..