History of the Federal Judiciary

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Reyna, Jimmie V.
Born 1952 in Tucumcari, NM

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
Nominated by Barack Obama on January 5, 2011, to a seat vacated by Haldane Robert Mayer. Confirmed by the Senate on April 4, 2011, and received commission on April 5, 2011.

University of Rochester, B.A., 1975
University of New Mexico School of Law, J.D., 1978

Professional Career:
Private practice, Albuquerque, New Mexico, 1979-1986
Private practice, Washington, D.C., 1986-2011

Nominated to U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, September 29, 2010; no Senate vote


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