Senior United States District Judge William B. Shubb (WBS)


Robert T. Matsui United States Courthouse

501 I Street

Sacramento, CA  95814


Courtroom 5, 14th floor




Judge Staff

Courtroom Deputy

Karen Kirksey Smith
*(916) 930-4234 

 *All calls regarding case related matters before the Hon. William B. Shubb shall be made to this number only.

Court Reporter

For court reporter information and to order transcripts click here

Law Clerks

Katherine Bruck
Junesoo Seong
Ross Tucker


**(916) 930-4230

**All non-case related inquiries shall be made to this number only.

*** Please call the Clerk's Office Helpdesk at          916-930-4000 for all case related or filing questions***

case management procedures


Procedures to be followed in Cases Assigned to   Hon. William B. Shubb:
Before submitting any requests for continuance of any deadline or hearing  date in both civil and criminal cases, counsel must  first check dates with the courtroom deputy.
motion schedule
Motion Type: Civil
Day: Designated Mondays*
Time: 01:30 p.m.
Motion Type: Criminal
Day: Mondays*
Time: 09:00 a.m.
Courtroom: 5, 14th Floor
Telephone: (916) 930-4234
*See available dates in Standard Information (p. 4)


Note:  Currently all Criminal and Civil matters are being held in person, in open court.  Counsel are required to personally appear at all in-court proceedings, unless otherwise notified by the Court.


Because the courtroom is open to the public, no remote connections are available at this time.


See Local Rules for proper noticing of motions.

Judge Shubb's court calendars.

Available hearing dates are subject to change without notice.  To verify last minute changes, please refer to Judge Shubb's "Standard Information"  as noted above or contact the courtroom deputy.