History of the Federal Judiciary


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Moon, Norman K.
Born 1936 in Lynchburg, VA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Western District of Virginia
Nominated by William J. Clinton on October 8, 1997, to a seat vacated by Jackson L. Kiser. Confirmed by the Senate on November 7, 1997, and received commission on November 12, 1997. Assumed senior status on July 1, 2010.

Education:
University of Virginia, B.A., 1959
University of Virginia School of Law, J.D., 1962
University of Virginia School of Law, LL.M., 1988

Professional Career:
Private practice, Lynchburg, Virginia, 1962-1974
Judge, Virginia Circuit Court, Twenty-Fourth Judicial Circuit, 1974-1985; chief judge, 1983-1984
Judge, Court of Appeals of Virginia, 1985-1997; chief judge, 1993-1997

 

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