History of the Federal Judiciary

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Griffith, Thomas Beall
Born 1954 in Yokohama, Japan

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
Nominated by George W. Bush on February 14, 2005, to a seat vacated by Patricia M. Wald. Confirmed by the Senate on June 14, 2005, and received commission on June 29, 2005.

Brigham Young University, B.A., 1978
University of Virginia School of Law, J.D., 1985

Professional Career:
Private practice, Charlotte, North Carolina, 1985-1989
Private practice, Washington, D.C., 1989-1995, 1999-2000
Legal counsel, U.S. Senate, 1995-1999
General counsel, Brigham Young University, 2000-2005


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