History of the Federal Judiciary


  U.S. District Courts for the Districts of Texas

   Judges of the Southern District of Texas
Tagle, Hilda G.
Born 1946 in Corpus Christi, TX

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Texas
Nominated by William J. Clinton on March 21, 1997, to a new seat authorized by 104 Stat. 5089. Confirmed by the Senate on March 11, 1998, and received commission on March 17, 1998. Assumed senior status on December 31, 2012.

Education:
Del Mar College, A.A., 1967
East Texas State University (now Texas A & M University -- Commerce), B.A., 1969
North Texas State University (now University of North Texas), M.S., 1971
University of Texas School of Law, J.D., 1977

Professional Career:
Law clerk, Legal Aid Society of Central Texas, 1977
Assistant city attorney, Corpus Christi, Texas, 1977-1978
Assistant county attorney, Nueces County, Texas, 1978-1980
Assistant district attorney, Nueces County, Texas, 1980-1981
Instructor, Legal Assistant Program, Del Mar College, 1981-1985
Judge, Nueces County [Texas] Court-at-Law Number Three, 1985-1994
Judge, Nueces County [Texas] One Hundred and Forty-Eighth District Court, 1995-1998

Nominated to U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas, August 10, 1995; no Senate vote

 

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