History of the Federal Judiciary

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Callahan, Consuelo Maria
Born 1950 in Palo Alto, CA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Nominated by George W. Bush on February 12, 2003, to a seat vacated by Ferdinand F. Fernandez. Confirmed by the Senate on May 22, 2003, and received commission on May 28, 2003.

Stanford University, A.B., 1972
University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law, J.D., 1975
University of Virginia School of Law, LL.M., 2004

Professional Career:
Deputy city attorney, Stockton, California, 1975-1976
Office of the District Attorney, San Joaquin County, California, 1976-1986; deputy district attorney, 1976-1982; supervisory district attorney, 1982-1986
Commissioner, Stockton [California] Municipal Court, 1986-1992
Judge, Superior Court of California, County of San Joaquin, 1992-1996
Associate justice, California Court of Appeal, Third District, 1996-2003


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