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Young, William G.

Born 1940 in Huntington, NY

Federal Judicial Service
Judge, U. S. District Court, District of Massachusetts

Nominated by Ronald Reagan on March 8, 1985, to a new seat created by 98 Stat. 333; Confirmed
by the Senate on April 3, 1985, and received commission on April 4, 1985.

Served as Chief Judge, 1999 - 2005

Harvard University, A.B., 1962
Harvard Law School, LL.B., 1967

Judicial Assistant Elizabeth Sonnenberg
Clerk’s Office
Courtroom Clerk Jennifer Gaudet 617-748-9156
Docket Clerk Matthew Paine 617-748-9157
Court Reporter Richard Romanow  

Courtroom Number
18, 5th Floor

Courtroom Technology
Contact the courtroom clerk regarding use of this equipment.

The courtroom is equipped with a fully integrated evidence presentation system with 15" viewing monitors for each attorney table, the witness, the Judge and their staff, and a 40" or 50" plasma for the gallery. The jury box also has 15" monitors built into the front and back rows of the jury box, one for every two jurors. Evidence being displayed from any source can be annotated from the witness, lectern, and Judges monitors. All attorney tables have the ability to connect both audio and video from a computer through a standard VGA port [laptop/desktop and even Mac/Apple if you have the VGA adapter]. In addition, there are two computer audio and video inputs located at the lectern location. Also at the lectern, is a document camera for displaying physical evidence that is not electronic and a VCR/DVD combo unit. Portable video conferencing equipment can be brought in upon request for remote appearances.

Internet access is available upon request and with the consent of the presiding Judge. Click here for more information.

Chambers Procedures/Standing Orders/Sample Orders

The Judge's Common Book

Cameras in the Courtroom

A Work-a-day Judge at Work:

Videos Depicting the Routine Work of a United States District Judge

Scheduling Conferences

Scheduling Conferences (Which includes the cases listed below)
11-11203 Boston Atlantic Parking v. Ottenberg
12-11161 HighRes Biosolution v. Acrylic Tank Mfg
12-11636 Allegro Software v. A10 Networks
12-11946 5th AP Company v. National Condo Ins.
12-12076 Weymouth v. Cousins et al
12-12091 CFN Agency v. Liberty Mutual
12-12102 Capachone et al v. Toyota Motor Sales 12-12117 Peak v. MA Bay Commuter Rail
12-12119 Marshall v. Nat'l Retail Prop et al

Status Conference

12-02409 In re: Nexium Litigation (MDL Case)

Motion Sessions
10-30072 B. et al v. Patrick et al
12-10246 Casey v. Dept. of Defense et al
12-10326 Lu v. Boston College
12-11315 MIT v. Research Development et al
11-11428 Henning v. Wachovia Mortgage
12-10667 Nuth v. Kelly Services et al
12-11579 Glick v. Bankers Life
12-11665 Shea et al v. Mortgage Electronic Reg
12-12001 Khalatbary v. Khalatbary et al
11-30178 Clionsky v. CIGNA Corp.
12-11014 Able Real Estate v. Heliopolis Systems Inc.
13-10174 Ingemi Deutsche Bank

Markman Hearing
11-948 WhitServ.

Juror Welcome Speech
Juror Welcome Speech

Jury Empanelment
10-11117 Miranda v. Hurley

Charge to Jury
12-10326 Lu v. Boston College


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