National Conference of Specialized Court Judges

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 sovling, 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 Executive Committee
The NCSCJ Executive Committee oversees the iniatitves and activities of the Conference

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

NCSCJ Discussion Group
The NCSCJ e-mail discussion group provides a forum for members of to share information, seek advice and obtain professional support.

National Conference of Specialized Court Judges
2018-2019 Executive Committee

CHAIR
Hon. Richard E.A. Nunes
Hakenstack, NJ

CHAIR-ELECT
Hon. Lisa L. Atkinson                                                 
Edmonds, WA                                               

VICE-CHAIR
Hon. Shelbonnie Hall
Mobile, AL

SECRETARY
Hon. Ronald Ramsey, Sr.
Decatur, GA                                               

IMMEDIATE PAST CHAIR
Col. Tara Osborn (Ret.)
Pinehurst, NC

FIRST DISTRICT
Vacant

SECOND DISTRICT
Hon. Pamila J. Brown
Ellicott City, MD

THIRD DISTRICT
Capt. Matthew Fay
Midlothian, VA                                               

FOURTH DISTRICT
Hon. Phinia-Cou Judkins Y Aten
Conyers, GA

FIFTH DISTRICT
Hon. Andra Sparks
Birmingham, AL                                               

SIXTH DISTRICT
Hon. George Perez
Mendota Heights, MN

SEVENTH DISTRICT
Hon. G. Michelle Brown Yazzie
Isleta, NM                                               

EIGTH DISTRICT
Hon. Elizabeth Finn                                         
Glendale, AZ

NINETH DISTRICT
Hon. James M. Riehl                                                   
Port Orchard, WA

MEMBER-AT-LARGE
Hon. Michael Pietruszka
Buffalo, NY

MEMBER-AT-LARGE
Hon. Mary Jane Knisely
Billings, MT

MEMBER-AT-LARGE
Hon. Margarita Solano Bernal
Tucson, AZ                                               

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

LIAISON TO THE ABA 
BOARD OF GOVERNORS
Hon. Tom Bolt, Esq.
St. Thomas, VI