History of the Federal Judiciary


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Antoon, John II
Born 1946 in Bakersfield, CA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida
Nominated by William J. Clinton on February 9, 2000, to a seat vacated by G. Kendall Sharp. Confirmed by the Senate on May 24, 2000, and received commission on May 31, 2000. Assumed senior status on June 3, 2013.

Education:
Florida Southern College, B.A., 1968
Florida State University College of Law, J.D., 1971
Florida Institute of Technology, M.S., 1993
University of Virginia School of Law, LL.M., 2001

Professional Career:
Prosecutor, Cocoa, Florida, 1971-1972
Private practice, 1971-1984
Assistant public defender, Eighteenth Judicial Circuit, Florida, 1972-1976
Judge, Circuit Court of Florida, Eighteenth Judicial Circuit, 1985-1995
Judge, Florida District Court of Appeal, Fifth District, 1995-2000

 

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