History of the Federal Judiciary


  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
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.

Education:
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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