History of the Federal Judiciary

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Singal, George Z.
Born 1945 in Florence, Italy

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of Maine
Nominated by William J. Clinton on May 11, 2000, to a seat vacated by Morton A. Brody. Confirmed by the Senate on June 30, 2000, and received commission on July 11, 2000. Served as chief judge, 2003-2009. Assumed senior status on July 31, 2013.

University of Maine, B.A., 1967
Harvard Law School, J.D., 1970

Professional Career:
Private practice, Bangor, Maine, 1970-2000
Assistant county attorney, Penobscot County, Maine, 1971-1973
Complaint justice, Bangor [Maine] District Court, 1974


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