Open Ninth

Conversations Beyond the Courtroom.

COVID-19: The Virtual Podcast

In this special virtually-hosted episode, Judges Amy Carter, Bob LeBlanc and Alicia Latimore join Chief Judge Don Myers to discuss how their lives have changed during the course of this pandemic, both personally and professionally. Tune in to learn how the judges are navigating issues like judicial wellness, working remotely, homeschooling children, restrictions on visiting their families, and more. Plus, you’ll hear what the judges have realized they are most grateful for during this unusual time.

Open Ninth
Episode 101

Conversations Beyond the Courtroom.

Run time 38:04



In this episode

Circuit Judge Donald A. Myers, Jr.
Donald A. Myers, Jr.

Senior Judge

Senior Judge Donald A. Myers, Jr. served as a Circuit Judge from 2011-2021. He was elected as Chief Judge and started his 2-year term on July 1, 2019.

Alicia L. Latimore
Alicia L. Latimore

Circuit Court Judge

Judge Latimore has served as a Circuit Court Judge since 2006. She currently serves as the Administrative Judge for Problem Solving Court.

Circuit Judge Bob LeBlanc
Bob LeBlanc

Circuit Court Judge

Judge LeBlanc joined the Ninth Circuit in 2007 in the Orange County criminal division. After 15 years of service, he retires in July 2022.

Orange County Judge Amy J. Carter
Amy J. Carter

Orange County Judge

Orange County Judge Amy J. Carter was elected in 2018. She currently serves in the Orange County Specialized Division.