History of the Federal Judiciary


  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Collyer, Rosemary M.
Born 1945 in Port Chester, MD

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia
Nominated by George W. Bush on August 1, 2002, to a seat vacated by Thomas Penfield Jackson. Confirmed by the Senate on November 14, 2002, and received commission on November 15, 2002.

Education:
Trinity College (now Trinity Washington University), B.A., 1968
University of Denver College of Law, J.D., 1977

Professional Career:
Private practice, Colorado, 1977-1981
Chairman, Federal Mine Safety and Health Review Commission, 1981-1984
General counsel, National Labor Relations Board, 1984-1989
Private practice, Washington, D.C., 1989-2002

 

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