Chief Justice Tani G. Cantil-Sakauye (Ret.)

Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye served as California's 28th Chief Justice until Jan. 1, 2023. The resources on this page are for historical context only. 


Video on YouTube

Video capturing some of Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye's standout moments, statements, and interviews are collected in this playlist on YouTube. 


Leadership Timeline

Track the milestones of Chief Justice Tani G. Cantil Sakauye's years of service, including as reforms she initiated in this interactive, multimedia-rich timeline.



State of the Judiciary Addresses made by Chief Justice Tani G. Cantil-Sakauye from 2011--2022.