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Skavdahl, Scott Wesley
Born 1966 in Lincoln, NE

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of Wyoming
Nominated by Barack Obama on February 16, 2011, to a seat vacated by William F. Downes. Confirmed by the Senate on November 3, 2011, and received commission on November 7, 2011.

U.S. Magistrate Judge, U.S. District Court, District of Wyoming, 2001-2003, 2011; part-time, 2001-2003

Education:
University of Wyoming, B.S., 1989
University of Wyoming College of Law, J.D., 1992

Professional Career:
Private practice, Casper, Wyoming, 1992-1994, 1997-2003
Law clerk, Hon. William F. Downes, U.S. District Court, District of Wyoming, 1994-1997
Judge, Wyoming District Court, Seventh Judicial District, 2003-2011

 

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