Department 9

Judge Cooney

John O. Cooney


Department 9

Courtroom 401

Title: Superior Court Judge

Phone: 509-477-5784

dept9@spokanecounty.org



• Current Assignment: Trial Judge

• Elected: 2012


Judicial Assistant:  Jean Gerrells 509-477-5784 - dept9@spokanecounty.org

Court Reporter:  Korina Cox  509-477-4411

 

Career Highlights


• Trial Judge, 2014-2017

• Family Law Judge, 2013-2014 

• 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

• Adjunct  Professor, Gonzaga University, 2015-present



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 Preparatory High School, 1991


Civic Involvement


• Colbert Autumn Classic Half Marathon

•  Spokane Marathon

• Lilac Bloomsday Association

• Kira's Kloset