History of the Federal Judiciary

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Wilson, Stephen Victor
Born 1941 in New York, NY

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Central District of California
Nominated by Ronald Reagan on September 9, 1985, to a new seat authorized by 98 Stat. 333. Confirmed by the Senate on October 16, 1985, and received commission on October 17, 1985.

Lehigh University, B.A., 1963
Brooklyn Law School, J.D., 1967
George Washington University Law School, LL.M., 1973

Professional Career:
Trial attorney, Tax Division, U.S. Department of Justice, 1968-1971
Assistant U.S. attorney, Central District of California, 1971-1977; chief, Fraud and Special Prosecutions Section, 1973-1977
Private practice, Beverly Hills, California, 1977-1985
Adjunct professor of law, Loyola University, 1975-1979
Chairman, Federal Indigent Defense Panel Committee, U.S. District Court, Central District of California, 1979-1980
Adjunct professor of law, University of San Diego, 1984


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