Under Oregon law, a judge who retires from the circuit court, Oregon Tax Court, Court of Appeals or Supreme Court, except a judge retired under the provisions of ORS 1.310, may be designated a senior judge of the state by the Supreme Court and is eligible for temporary assignment by the Supreme Court to any state court at or below the level in which he or she last served as a full-time judge. The current roster of senior judges follows:
Henry Breithaupt, Carl N. Byers, Mary J. Deits, Walter Edmonds, Rick T. Haselton, William L. Richardson, Timothy J. Sercombe
Pamela L. Abernethy, Ted Abram, A. Michael Adler, Daniel J. Ahern. Marshall L. Amiton, G. Philip Arnold, Fred Avera, Raymond Bagley, Glen D. Baisinger, Richard Barron, Gregory L. Baxter, Frank L. Bearden, Mary Ann Bearden, William Beckett, Douglas G. Beckman, Linda Bergman, Jack A. Billings, Carol Bispham, Alan C. Bonebrake, Alta J. Brady, Paula Brownhill, Claudia M. Burton, Nancy W. Campbell, Cynthia Carlson, H. Ted Carp, Joseph F. Ceniceros, Ronald E. Cinniger, Rita B. Cobb, Allan H. Coon, Patricia Crain, William D. Cramer, Jr., Deanne Darling, Ross Davis, Don A. Dickey, Henry R. Dickinson, Jr., Jim Donnell, Hugh C. Downer, Jr., Greg Foote, Stephen P. Forte, Kimberly C. Frankel, Julie Franz, Jackson L. Frost, Stephen A. Gallagher, Robert S. Gardner, Randolph L. Garrison, David Gernant, Michael J. Gillespie, James C. Goode, Dennis Graves, Joe Guimond, David Hantke, Daniel L. Harris, Wayne R. Harris, Barbara Haslinger, Eveleen Henry, Robert D. Herndon, Bryan T. Hodges, Janet S. Holcomb, William Horner, Robert J. Huckleberry, Don Hull, Thomas M. Hull, Rodger Isaacson, Mary M. James, Nely L. Johnson, Edward Jones, Donald Kalberer, Mitchell A. Karaman, John V. Kelly, Rick Knapp, Karla J. Knieps, Frank D. Knight, Dale R. Koch, Thomas W. Kohl, Thomas Kolberg, Paula J. Kurshner, Jerome LaBarre, Kristena LaMar, Darryl Larson, Terry A. Leggert, Kip Leonard, Donald Letourneau, William O. Lewis, Paul J. Lipscomb, Jon B. Lund, Charles E. Luukinen, William S. Mackay, Jean K. Maurer, Steven Maurer, Robert B. McConville, John A. McCormick, Rick J. McCormick, Maureen McKnight, Keith E. Meisenheimer, Maurice K. Merten, Richard Mickelson, Eve Miller, Robert Millikan, Douglas Mitchell, Robert J. Morgan, Thomas Moultrie, Rudy M. Murgo, Gayle A. Nachtigal, George W. Neilson, Philip L. Nelson, Michael Newman, Robert F. Nichols, Jr., DeAnn Novotny, Joseph V. Ochoa, Loyd O’Neal, Rebecca Orf, Roxanne Osborne, Ronald J. Pahl, Dale W. Penn, J. Burdette Pratt, Steven Price, William G. Purdy, Keith R. Raines, Richard Rambo, Karsten H. Rasmussen, Robert Redding, Steven B. Reed, Garry L. Reynolds, Jamese Rhoades, Rick W. Roll, Ilisa Rooke-Lee, Don H. Sanders, Mark S. Schiveley, Joan G. Seitz, Robert Selander, Gregory F. Silver, Lane W. Simpson, Berkeley Smith, Bernard L. Smith, William C. Snouffer, Diana Stuart, Michael C. Sullivan, Patricia A. Sullivan, Ronald D. Thom, Gary S. Thompson, Kirsten Thompson, Carroll Tichenor, Stephen Tiktin, Suzanne Upton, Eric Valentine, Pierre Van Rysselberghe, Lyle Velure, Kenneth R. Walker, Elizabeth Welch, C. Gregory West, Russell West, Raymond B. White, Gary Williams, Janice R. Wilson, John Wilson, John Wittmayer, Merri Souther Wyatt, Jan Wyers, Frank J. Yraguen
Richard J. Courson, Robert L. Gilliland, Charles H. Reeves.
*Effective January 15, 1998, all district courts were abolished and the powers, functions and judges of the district courts were transferred to the circuit courts.