History of the Federal Judiciary


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Williams, David Welford
Born March 20, 1910, in Atlanta, GA
Died May 6, 2000, in Los Angeles, CA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Central District of California
Nominated by Richard M. Nixon on May 8, 1969, to a seat vacated by Peirson M. Hall. Confirmed by the Senate on June 19, 1969, and received commission on June 20, 1969. Assumed senior status on January 17, 1981. Service terminated on May 6, 2000, due to death.

Education:
University of California, Los Angeles, A.B., 1934
University of Southern California Law School, LL.B., 1937

Professional Career:
Private practice, Los Angeles, California, 1937-1955
Judge, Los Angeles [California] Municipal Court, 1956-1962
Judge, Superior Court of California, County of Los Angeles, 1962-1969
Judge, Los Angeles County [California] Grand Jury, 1965

 

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