Judge Mary Katherine Dimke has served as a federal magistrate judge for the Eastern District of Washington since 2015. Prior to her appointment, she served as an Assistant U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Washington from 2012 to 2016 and for the Western District of Washington from 2008 to 2012. She received her B.A. from Pepperdine University in 1999 and her J.D. from Vanderbilt University Law School in 2002.