History of the Federal Judiciary

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Wilson, Charles R.
Born 1954 in Pensacola, FL

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
Nominated by William J. Clinton on May 27, 1999, to a seat vacated by Joseph W. Hatchett. Confirmed by the Senate on July 30, 1999, and received commission on August 9, 1999.

U.S. Magistrate Judge, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida, 1990-1994

University of Notre Dame, B.A., 1976
Notre Dame Law School, J.D., 1979

Professional Career:
Law clerk, Hon. Joseph W. Hatchett, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, 1979-1980
Assistant county attorney, Hillsborough County, Florida, 1980-1981
Private practice, Tampa, Florida, 1981-1986
Judge, Hillsborough County [Florida] Court, 1986-1990
U.S. attorney for the Middle District of Florida, 1994-1999


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