Magistrate Judge Gary S. Austin

Federal Judicial Service:

U. S. District Court, Eastern District of California
Appointed United States Magistrate Judge October 12, 2007


California State University, Fresno, B.A. Speech Communication, 1972

San Joaquin College of Law, J.D., 1976

Professional Career:

Law Clerk/Crier for U.S. District Court Judge M.D. Crocker, Eastern District of California, Fresno

Staff Attorney, U.S. Federal Defenders Office, Eastern District of California, Fresno

1977 - 1984
Fresno County Deputy District Attorney

1984 - 1986
Fresno County Senior Deputy District Attorney and lead attorney for the Career Criminal Unit

1986 - 1988
Municipal Court Judge, Consolidated Fresno Judicial District

1988 - 2007
Superior Court Judge, Fresno County Superior Court