History of the Federal Judiciary

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Hollander, Ellen Lipton
Born 1949 in New York, NY

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of Maryland
Nominated by Barack Obama on April 21, 2010, to a seat vacated by Andre M. Davis. Confirmed by the Senate on December 18, 2010, and received commission on December 28, 2010.

Goucher College, B.A., 1971
Georgetown University Law Center, J.D., 1974

Professional Career:
Law clerk, Hon. James R. Miller, Jr., U.S. District Court, District of Maryland, 1974-1975
Private practice, Baltimore, Maryland, 1975-1979, 1983-1989
Assistant attorney general, State of Maryland, 1979
Assistant U.S. attorney, District of Maryland, 1979-1983
Associate judge, Maryland Circuit Court, Baltimore City, 1989-1994
Associate judge, Maryland Court of Special Appeals, 1994-2010


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