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Eagles, Catherine Caldwell
Born 1958 in Memphis, TN

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Middle District of North Carolina
Nominated by Barack Obama on March 10, 2010, to a seat vacated by Norwood Carlton Tilley, Jr.. Confirmed by the Senate on December 16, 2010, and received commission on December 22, 2010.

Southwestern at Memphis (now Rhodes College), B.A., 1979
George Washington University Law School, J.D., 1982

Professional Career:
Staff law clerk, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit, 1982-1983
Law clerk, Hon. J. Smith Henley, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit, 1983-1984
Private practice, Greensboro, North Carolina, 1984-1993
Resident judge, North Carolina Superior Court, 1993-2010; senior resident judge, 2006-2010


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