History of the Federal Judiciary

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Ramos, Nelva Gonzales
Born 1965 in Port Lavaca, TX

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Texas
Nominated by Barack Obama on January 26, 2011, to a seat vacated by Hayden Wilson Head, Jr.. Confirmed by the Senate on August 2, 2011, and received commission on August 4, 2011.

Southwest Texas State University (now Texas State University), B.S., 1987
University of Texas School of Law, J.D., 1991

Professional Career:
Private practice, Corpus Christi, Texas, 1991-1997, 1999-2000
Judge, Corpus Christi [Texas] Municipal Court, 1997-1999
Judge, Nueces County [Texas] Three Hundred and Forty-Seventh District Court, 2001-2011


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