History of the Federal Judiciary


  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Martin, Beverly Baldwin
Born 1955 in Macon, GA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Georgia
Nominated by William J. Clinton on March 27, 2000, to a seat vacated by G. Ernest Tidwell. Confirmed by the Senate on June 16, 2000, and received commission on August 3, 2000. Service terminated on February 1, 2010, due to appointment to another judicial position.

Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
Nominated by Barack Obama on June 19, 2009, to a seat vacated by R. Lanier Anderson III. Confirmed by the Senate on January 20, 2010, and received commission on January 28, 2010.

Education:
Stetson University, B.A., 1976
University of Georgia School of Law, J.D., 1981

Professional Career:
Private practice, Georgia, 1981-1984
Assistant attorney general, State of Georgia, 1984-1994
Assistant U.S. attorney, Middle District of Georgia, 1994-1998; acting U.S. attorney, 1997-1998
U.S. attorney for the Middle District of Georgia, 1998-2000

 

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