Stacy Boulware Eurie, Associate Justice

Justice Stacy E. Boulware Eurie was unanimously confirmed as an Associate Justice of the Court of Appeal, Third Appellate District on August 4, 2022, following her appointment by Governor Gavin Newsom.  Previously, she served as a trial judge on the Sacramento Superior Court for 15 years, presiding over civil, criminal and appellate matters and where she served as Presiding Judge of the Juvenile Court from 2010-2018.


Prior to her tenure on the trial court, Justice Boulware Eurie was Senior Assistant Attorney General, the statewide head of the Government Law Section at the Attorney General’s Office, where she was counsel to the State’s constitutional officers and the California court, having previously served in other various roles within in the office from 2000 to 2006. Justice Boulware Eurie also served as an associate attorney at Rothschild, Wishek & Sands LLP from 1996 to 2000.

Justice Boulware Eurie has been an active member of California’s legal community for more than 25 years.  She served on the California State Bar’s Litigation Section’s Executive Committee, was a board member of the Women Lawyers of Sacramento for more than a decade, and she is a former President of the Sacramento County Bar Association.  Justice Boulware Eurie was an executive member of the Commission on the Future of California’s Court System, the Judicial Council of California, and the California Child Welfare Council. For more than 10 years, Justice Boulware Eurie has served as faculty through the Judicial Council’s Center for Judicial Education and Research on a wide range of substantive and administrative topics and has helped lead statewide and national collaborations on human trafficking and truancy. She continues to dedicate significant time to engaging California’s youth through the Chief Justice’s Power of Democracy Steering Committee and through other local civic learning organizations. Justice Boulware Eurie has been the recipient of numerous awards, including the California Judges Association Juvenile Court Judge of the Year in 2014, the Sacramento County Bar Association Judge of the Year for 2020, the Chief Probation Officers of California Judge of the Year for 2015, and the Wiley Manuel African American Bar Association of Sacramento Judge of the Year in 2010 and 2022.  

Justice Boulware Eurie received a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of California, Los Angeles, and a Juris Doctor degree from the University of California, Davis.