Walker, Vaughn R.
- Born 1944 in Watseka, IL
Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Northern District of California
Nominated by George H.W. Bush on September 7, 1989, to a seat vacated by Spencer M. Williams. Confirmed by the Senate on November 21, 1989, and received commission on November 27, 1989. Served as chief judge, 2004-2010. Service terminated on February 28, 2011, due to retirement.
University of Michigan, A.B., 1966
Stanford Law School, J.D., 1970
Law clerk, Hon. Robert J. Kelleher, U.S. District Court, Central District of California, 1971-1972
Private practice, San Francisco, California, 1972-1990
Nominated to U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California, December 18, 1987; no Senate vote
Nominated to U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California, February 28, 1989; no Senate vote