History of the Federal Judiciary


  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Scott, Thomas Emerson Jr.
Born 1948 in Pittsburgh, PA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida
Nominated by Ronald Reagan on June 20, 1985, to a new seat authorized by 98 Stat. 333. Confirmed by the Senate on July 16, 1985, and received commission on July 18, 1985. Service terminated on October 31, 1990, due to resignation.

Education:
University of Miami, B.A., 1969
University of Miami School of Law, J.D., 1972
University of Virginia School of Law, LL.M., 1989

Professional Career:
U.S. Army first lieutenant, 1969-
Private practice, Miami, Florida, 1972-1976, 1977-1979, 1990-
Private practice, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 1976-1977, 1984-1985
Judge, Circuit Court of Florida, Eleventh Judicial Circuit, 1980-1984
Instructor, University of Miami, 1984-1986

 

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