History of the Federal Judiciary


  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Hall, Peter W.
Born 1948 in Hartford, CT

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
Nominated by George W. Bush on December 9, 2003, to a seat vacated by Fred I. Parker. Confirmed by the Senate on June 24, 2004, and received commission on July 7, 2004.

Education:
University of North Carolina, B.A., 1971
University of North Carolina, M.A., 1974
Cornell Law School, J.D., 1977

Professional Career:
Law clerk, Hon. Albert W. Coffrin, U.S. District Court, District of Vermont, 1977-1978
Assistant U.S. attorney, District of Vermont, 1978-1986; first assistant U.S. attorney, 1982-1986
Private practice, Vermont, 1986-2001
U.S. attorney for the District of Vermont, 2001-2004

 

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