History of the Federal Judiciary

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Feess, Gary Allen
Born 1948 in Alliance, OH

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Central District of California
Nominated by William J. Clinton on January 26, 1999, to a seat vacated by James M. Ideman. Confirmed by the Senate on June 30, 1999, and received commission on July 7, 1999. Assumed senior status on March 13, 2014. Service terminated on January 5, 2015, due to retirement.

Ohio State University, B.A., 1970
University of California, Los Angeles, School of Law, J.D., 1974

Professional Career:
Private practice, Los Angeles, California, 1974-1979, 1987-1988, 1989-1996
Assistant U.S. attorney, Central District of California, 1979-1989; chief assistant U.S. attorney, 1988-1989
Judge, Superior Court of California, County of Los Angeles, 1996-1999


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