History of the Federal Judiciary

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Duffey, William S. Jr.
Born 1952 in Philadelphia, PA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Georgia
Nominated by George W. Bush on November 5, 2003, to a seat vacated by J. Owen Forrester. Confirmed by the Senate on June 16, 2004, and received commission on July 1, 2004.

Drake University, B.A., 1973
University of South Carolina School of Law, J.D., 1977

Professional Career:
Private practice, 1977-1978
U.S. Air Force assistant staff judge advocate, 1978-1981
Private practice, Atlanta, Georgia, 1981-2001
Deputy and associate independent counsel, Whitewater investigation, 1994-1995
Adjunct professor, University of South Carolina, 2000
U.S. attorney for the Northern District of Georgia, 2001-2004


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