SAN FRANCISCO—Chief Justice Tani G. Cantil-Sakauye, Chair of the Commission on Judicial Appointments, announced that the commission today confirmed the following appointments by Governor Edmund G. Brown, Jr. to the Courts of Appeal Second Appellate District and Fourth Appellate District:

  • Associate Justice Elwood G. Lui, as Presiding Justice of the Court of Appeal, Second Appellate District, Division Two (Los Angeles). He will fill the vacancy created by the retirement of Presiding Justice Roger W. Boren.
     
  • Judge Anne H. Egerton, as Associate Justice of the Court of Appeal, Second Appellate District, Division Three (Los Angeles). She will fill the vacancy created by the retirement of Justice Patti S. Kitching.
     
  • Judge Patricia Guerrero, as Associate Justice of the Court of Appeal, Fourth Appellate District, Division One (San Diego). She will fill the vacancy created by the death of Justice Alex C. McDonald.


The appointments were approved by a unanimous vote at the public hearings held today in the Supreme Court Courtroom, 350 McAllister Street, San Francisco.

Photos of the Commission hearings can be downloaded here.