Office of the Clerk of Court

Susan Y. Soong, Clerk of Court

Office of the Clerk
United States District Court
450 Golden Gate Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94102-3489

Clerk's Office resources and services:

About the Clerk of Court

The clerk of the federal district court is appointed by the court's judges and serves as the chief executive officer of the court, managing all of its non-judicial functions, such as:

  • Case processing systems
  • Jury administration
  • Implementation of local rules
  • Information technology infrastructure and systems
  • Storage and archiving of court records
  • Financial management and accounting
  • Real property acquisition, space construction & facilities maintenance
  • Personnel administration
  • Strategic planning
  • Alternative dispute resolution
  • Criminal Justice Act administration
  • Emergency response & continuity of operations planning