|United States District Court for the Eastern District of California|
|Active:||11/1/1983 - Present|
|Undergraduate:||University of Nevada, B.S., 1972|
|Law School:||Gonzaga University School of Law, J.D., 1976|
Craig M. Kellison is a federal magistrate judge for the United States District Court for the Eastern District of California. He was appointed a part-time magistrate judge on November 1, 1988 and was then appointed to a full-time position on September 2, 2004.
Judge Kellison began his career in 1976 as a law clerk to U.S. District Judge Bruce Thompson in Nevada. He became a private practice lawyer in 1978. While working as a part-time magistrate judge from 1988 to 2004, he was a partner of the firm Kellison and Cady, P.C. and the sole proprietor of its successor firm, the Law Offices of Craig Kellison. In 1995, he also served as a hearing officer for the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. From 2000 to 2004, he served as a temporary Administrative Law Judge for the State of California.
- United States District Court for the Eastern District of California
- United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
|Magistrate judges||Edmund Brennan • Greg Hollows • Dale A. Drozd • Craig Kellison • Gary Austin • Dennis Beck • Sandra Snyder (California) • Stanley A. Boone • Allison Claire • Carolyn K. Delaney • Barbara A. McAuliffe • Kendall J. Newman • Sheila K. Oberto • Michael J. Seng • Jennifer L. Thurston •|
|Former Article III judges||
Edward Garcia • Lawrence Karlton • Myron Crocker • Robert Coyle • Frank Damrell • Oliver Wanger • Sherrill Halbert • David Levi • Thomas MacBride • Edward Price • Raul Ramirez • Milton Schwartz • Philip Wilkins •
|Former Chief judges|