History of the Federal Judiciary

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Junell, Robert A.
Born 1947 in El Paso, TX

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Western District of Texas
Nominated by George W. Bush on January 7, 2003, to a seat vacated by Hipolito F. Garcia. Confirmed by the Senate on February 10, 2003, and received commission on February 12, 2003. Assumed senior status on February 13, 2015.

New Mexico Military Institute, A.A., 1967
Texas Tech University, B.S., 1969
University of Arkansas, M.S., 1974
Texas Tech University School of Law, J.D., 1976

Professional Career:
U.S. Army, 1969-1980
Private practice, Texas, 1977-2003

Nominated to U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas, July 18, 2002; no Senate vote


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