History of the Federal Judiciary


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Gregory, Roger L.
Born 1953 in Philadelphia, PA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
Received a recess appointment from William J. Clinton on December 27, 2000, to a new seat authorized by 104 Stat. 5089; nominated to the same position by George W. Bush on May 9, 2001. Confirmed by the Senate on July 20, 2001, and received commission on July 25, 2001. Served as chief judge, 2016-present.

Education:
Virginia State College, B.A., 1975
University of Michigan Law School, J.D., 1978

Professional Career:
Private practice, Michigan, 1978-1980
Private practice, Virginia, 1980-2000

Nominated to U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, June 30, 2000; no Senate vote
Nominated to U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, January 3, 2001; nomination withdrawn by president, March 19, 2001

 

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