History of the Federal Judiciary


  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Sullivan, Emmet G.
Born 1947 in Washington, DC

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia
Nominated by William J. Clinton on March 22, 1994, to a seat vacated by Louis F. Oberdorfer. Confirmed by the Senate on June 15, 1994, and received commission on June 16, 1994.

Education:
Howard University, B.A., 1968
Howard University School of Law, J.D., 1971

Professional Career:
Law clerk, Neighborhood Legal Services Program, Washington, D.C., 1971-1972
Law clerk, Hon. James Washington, Superior Court of the District of Columbia, 1972-1973
Private practice, Washington, D.C., 1974-1984
Associate judge, Superior Court of the District of Columbia, 1984-1992
Associate judge, District of Columbia Court of Appeals, 1992-1994

 

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