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Superior Court Spokane County, WA - Department 9

Honorable John O. Cooney

 Judge John O. Cooney Superior Court Judge
Courtroom 305
Current Assignment: Family Law Judge


Currently serving 1st term

Judicial Assistant: Jean Gerrells, 509-477-5784
Court Reporter: Terri Rosadovelazquez, 509-477-4411
Contact: Superior Court Department 9

 Career Highlights

  • Family Law Judge, 2013
  • Elected, Judge of the Spokane County Superior Court, 2012
  • Presiding Judge of Spokane County Veteran's Court, 2011-2012
  • Elected, Judge of the Spokane County District Court, 2006-2013
  • Attorney in Private Practice Law, 2000-2006

Professional Affiliations, Committees

  • Superior Court Judges' Association, 2013-present
  • District & Municipal Court Judges' Association, 2007-2013
  • Washington State Bar Association, 2000-present
  • Spokane County Bar Association, 2000-present 

Education / Personal

  • Graduate, Gonzaga University School of Law, JD, 2000
  • Graduate, Gonzaga University, BA, 1997
  • Graduate, Gonzaga Prepatory High School, 1991

 Civic Involvement 

  • Lilac Bloomsday Association, 2011-present
  • Kira's Kloset