History of the Federal Judiciary


  U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit

   Judges of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Bea, Carlos T.
Born 1934 in San Sebastian, Spain

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Nominated by George W. Bush on April 11, 2003, to a seat vacated by Charles E. Wiggins. Confirmed by the Senate on September 29, 2003, and received commission on October 1, 2003.

Education:
Stanford University, B.A., 1956
Stanford Law School, J.D., 1958

Professional Career:
Private practice, California, 1959-1990
Judge, Superior Court of California, County of San Francisco, 1990-2003

Nominated to U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California, November 20, 1991; no Senate vote

 

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