History of the Federal Judiciary

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Hanen, Andrew S.
Born 1953 in Elgin, IL

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Texas
Nominated by George W. Bush on January 23, 2002, to a seat vacated by Filemon B. Vela. Confirmed by the Senate on May 9, 2002, and received commission on May 10, 2002.

Denison University, B.A., 1975
Baylor University School of Law, J.D., 1978

Professional Career:
Briefing attorney, Hon. Joe Greenhill, Supreme Court of Texas, 1978-1979
Private practice, Houston, Texas, 1979-2002

Nominated to U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas, March 20, 1992; no Senate vote


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