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.

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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