History of the Federal Judiciary

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Graber, Susan
Born 1949 in Oklahoma City, OK

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Nominated by William J. Clinton on July 30, 1997, to a seat vacated by Edward Leavy. Confirmed by the Senate on March 17, 1998, and received commission on March 19, 1998.

Wellesley College, B.A., 1969
Yale Law School, J.D., 1972

Professional Career:
Assistant attorney general, Legal Division, New Mexico Bureau of Revenue, 1972-1974
Private practice, Santa Fe, New Mexico, 1974-1975
Private practice, Cincinnati, Ohio, 1975-1978
Private practice, Portland, Oregon, 1978-1988
Presiding judge, Oregon Court of Appeals, Department 3, 1988-1990
Associate justice, Supreme Court of Oregon, 1990-1998


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