History of the Federal Judiciary


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Jones, Shirley Brannock
Born 1925 in Cambridge, MD

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of Maryland
Nominated by Jimmy Carter on May 22, 1979, to a new seat authorized by 92 Stat. 1629. Confirmed by the Senate on October 4, 1979, and received commission on October 5, 1979. Service terminated on December 31, 1982, due to resignation.

Education:
University of Baltimore Junior College, A.A., 1944
University of Baltimore School of Law, J.D., 1946

Professional Career:
Attorney, Maryland Department of Employment Security, 1946-1952
Assistant city solicitor, Baltimore, Maryland, 1952-1958
Assistant attorney general, State of Maryland, 1958-1959
Judge, Orphan's Court of Baltimore City [Maryland], 1959-1961
Judge, Supreme Bench of Baltimore City [Maryland], 1961-1979
Lecturer in legal ethics, University of Baltimore School of Law, 1961-1968
Private practice, Baltimore, Maryland, 1982-

 

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