History of the Federal Judiciary

  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Owen, Priscilla Richman
Born 1954 in Palacios, TX

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
Nominated by George W. Bush on February 14, 2005, to a seat vacated by William L. Garwood. Confirmed by the Senate on May 25, 2005, and received commission on June 3, 2005.

Baylor University, B.A., 1975
Baylor University School of Law, J.D., 1977

Professional Career:
Private practice, Houston, Texas, 1978-1994
Justice, Supreme Court of Texas, 1995-2005


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