(Sponsored by the Historical Society of the U.S. District Court for
the Northern District of California)
George B. Harris (1908-1983) Memories of San Francisco Legal Practice and State and Federal Courts, 1920s-1960s. 1981, 224 pp.
Thelton Henderson (b.
1933) The Honorable Thelton E. Henderson: Making a Difference, The Federal Judiciary, and Civil Rights in the United States,
1933-2002. 2005, 262 pp.
Judge D. Lowell Jensen, A Life Dedicated to the Administration of Justice and Legal Reform. 2009, 740 pp.
William H. Orrick, Jr. (1918-2003) A Life In Public Service: California Politics, the Kennedy Administration, and the Federal Bench. 1989, 292 pp.
Robert F. Peckham (1920-1993) The Honorable Robert F. Peckham, 1920-1993: His Legal, Political and Judicial Life. 1995, 338 pp.
Herman Phleger (1890-1984) Observations on the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California. 1981, 50 pp.
Cecil Poole (1914-1997) Civil Rights, Law, and the Federal Courts: The Life of Cecil Poole, 1914-1997. 1997, 248 pp.
William Schwarzer (b. 1925) Litigator,
Federal District Judge, Director of the Federal Judicial Center,
and Professor, 1952-1997. 1998, 378 pp.
William T. Sweigert (1900-1983) Administration and Ethics in the Governor's Office and the Courts, California, 1929-1975. 1987, 236 pp.
Stanley Weigel (1905-1999) Litigator and Federal Judge. 2000, 187 pp.
Spencer Williams Law, Politics, and the Judiciary. 2002, 338 pp.
Albert C. Wollenberg, Sr. (1900-1981) To do the Job Well: A Life in Legislative, Judicial, and Community Service. 1981, 396 pp.
Alfonso J. Zirpoli (1905-1995)
Faith in Justice: Alfonso J. Zirpoli and the United States District Court for the Northern District of California. 1984. 270 pp.