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Wu, George H.
Born 1950 in New York, NY

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Central District of California
Nominated by George W. Bush on January 9, 2007, to a seat vacated by Ronald S.W. Lew. Confirmed by the Senate on March 27, 2007, and received commission on April 17, 2007.

Pomona College, B.A., 1972
University of Chicago Law School, J.D., 1975

Professional Career:
Private practice, Los Angeles, California, 1975-1976, 1977-1979, 1989-1991
Law clerk, Hon. Stanley N. Barnes, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, 1976-1977, 1979
Assistant professor of law, University of Tennessee College of Law, 1979-1982
Assistant U.S. attorney, Central District of California, 1982-1989, 1991-1993
Judge, Los Angeles [California] Municipal Court, 1993-1996
Judge, Superior Court of California, County of Los Angeles, 1996-2007

Nominated to U.S. District Court for the Central District of California, September 5, 2006; no Senate vote


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