History of the Federal Judiciary

  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Van Tatenhove, Gregory Frederick
Born 1960 in Los Angeles, CA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Kentucky
Nominated by George W. Bush on September 13, 2005, to a seat vacated by Karl S. Forester. Confirmed by the Senate on December 21, 2005, and received commission on January 5, 2006.

Asbury College, B.A., 1982
University of Kentucky College of Law, J.D., 1989

Professional Career:
Law clerk, Hon. Eugene E. Siler, Jr., U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Kentucky, 1989-1990
Trial attorney, U.S. Department of Justice, 1990-1994
Chief of staff and legal counsel, U.S. Rep. Ron Lewis, Kentucky, 1994-2001
U.S. attorney for the Eastern District of Kentucky, 2001-2005


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