About Us

The Judicial Division National Conference of Specialized Court Judges (NCSCJ) is home to judges of limited and special jurisdiction from around the country.

Who We Are

The Judicial Division National Conference of Specialized Court Judges is home to judges of limited and special jurisdiction from around the country. Members include traffic, tribal, small claims, international criminal, juvenile and family, problem solving, probate, military and municipal courts judges.

Our Mission

To represent special court judges in relation to the legal profession and to the public; to promote a representative, educated and sensitive judiciary providing equal justice under the law; and to assist judges in meeting challenges facing the judiciary.

Governance

NCSCJ Bylaws
The NCSCJ Bylaws provides the details and structure of the Conference operations

2020-2021 NCSCJ Executive Committee

CHAIR
Hon. Ronald Ramsey, Sr.
Decatur, GA

CHAIR-ELECT
Hon. Phinia Aten
Conyers, GA

VICE-CHAIR
Hon. Andra Sparks
Birmingham, AL

SECRETARY
Hon. Berryl Anderson
Decatur, GA

IMMEDIATE PAST CHAIR
Hon. Shelbonnie Hall
Mobile, AL

FIRST DISTRICT
Hon. Joseph Roszkowski
Cumberland, RI

SECOND DISTRICT
Hon. Sidney Butcher
Annapolis, MD

THIRD DISTRICT
Hon. Brenda Roper
Indianapolis, IN

FOURTH DISTRICT
Hon. Steven K. Leibel
Cumming, GA

FIFTH DISTRICT
Hon. Charles Price, II
Birmingham, AL

SIXTH DISTRICT
Hon. George Perez
Mendota Heights, MN

SEVENTH DISTRICT
Hon. Nicholas Chu
Travis County, TX

EIGTH DISTRICT
Hon. Elizabeth Finn
Glendale, AZ

NINETH DISTRICT
Hon. Mary Jane Knisley
Billings, MY

MEMBER-AT-LARGE (2021)
Hon. Michael Pietruszka
Buffalo, NY

MEMBER-AT-LARGE (2022)
Hon. Ernestine Gray
Baton Rouge, LA

MEMBER-AT-LARGE (2023)
Hon. Michael Barrasse

DELEGATE TO THE ABA 
HOUSE OF DELEGATES    
Col. Linda Murnane
Xenia, OH

LIAISON TO THE ABA 
BOARD OF GOVERNORS
Hon. Pamila J. Brown
Ellicott City, MD