History of the Federal Judiciary


  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Simon, Michael Howard
Born 1956 in New York, NY

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of Oregon
Nominated by Barack Obama on January 5, 2011, to a seat vacated by Ancer L. Haggerty. Confirmed by the Senate on June 21, 2011, and received commission on June 22, 2011.

Education:
University of California, Los Angeles, B.A., 1978
Harvard Law School, J.D., 1981

Professional Career:
Trial attorney, Antitrust Division, U.S. Department of Justice, 1981-1986
Private practice, Portland, Oregon, 1986-2011

 

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