History of the Federal Judiciary

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Kallon, Abdul K.
Born 1969 in Freetown, Sierra Leone

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Alabama
Nominated by Barack Obama on July 31, 2009, to a seat vacated by U.W. Clemon. Confirmed by the Senate on November 21, 2009, and received commission on January 4, 2010.

Dartmouth College, A.B., 1990
University of Pennsylvania Law School, J.D., 1993

Professional Career:
Law clerk, Honorable U.W. Clemon, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Alabama, 1993-1994,
Private practice, Birmingham, Alabama, 1994-2009

Nominated to U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit, February 11, 2016; no Senate vote


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