History of the Federal Judiciary

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Honeywell, Charlene Vanessa Edwards
Born 1957 in Deerfield Beach, FL

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida
Nominated by Barack Obama on June 25, 2009, to a seat vacated by Susan C. Bucklew. Confirmed by the Senate on November 9, 2009, and received commission on November 12, 2009.

Howard University, B.A., 1979
University of Florida College of Law, J.D., 1981

Professional Career:
Assistant public defender, Tallahassee, Florida, 1982-1985
Assistant public defender, Tampa, Florida, 1985-1987
Assistant city attorney, Tampa, Florida, 1987-1994
Judge, Hillsborough County [Florida] Court, Thirteenth Judicial Circuit, 1994
Private practice, Tampa, Florida, 1995-2000
Judge, Circuit Court of Florida, Thirteenth Judicial Circuit, 2001-2009


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