History of the Federal Judiciary

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Sharp, Kevin Hunter
Born 1963 in Memphis, TN

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Tennessee
Nominated by Barack Obama on January 5, 2011, to a seat vacated by Robert L. Echols. Confirmed by the Senate on May 2, 2011, and received commission on May 3, 2011.

Christian Brothers College, B.S., 1990
Vanderbilt University Law School, J.D., 1993

Professional Career:
U.S. Navy petty officer third class, 1982-1986
Private practice, Nashville, Tennessee, 1993-1996, 1997-2011
Attorney, General Counsel's Office, U.S. Congress Office of Compliance, 1996-1997

Nominated to U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Tennessee, November 17, 2010; no Senate vote


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