History of the Federal Judiciary


  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Nottingham, Edward Willis Jr.
Born 1948 in Denver, CO

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of Colorado
Nominated by George H.W. Bush on October 20, 1989, to a new seat authorized by 98 Stat. 333. Confirmed by the Senate on November 21, 1989, and received commission on November 27, 1989. Served as chief judge, 2007-2008. Service terminated on October 29, 2008, due to resignation.

Education:
Cornell University, A.B., 1969
University of Colorado Law School, J.D., 1972

Professional Career:
Law clerk, U.S. District Court, District of Colorado, 1972-1973
Private practice, Denver, Colorado, 1973-1976, 1978-1987
Assistant U.S. attorney, District of Colorado, 1976-1978
Private practice, Grand Junction, Colorado, 1987-1989

 

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