History of the Federal Judiciary

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Andrews, Richard Gibson
Born 1955 in Manchester, England

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of Delaware
Nominated by Barack Obama on May 11, 2011, to a seat vacated by Joseph James Farnan, Jr.. Confirmed by the Senate on November 3, 2011, and received commission on November 7, 2011.

Haverford College, B.A., 1977
University of California, Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of Law, J.D., 1981

Professional Career:
Law clerk, Hon. Collins J. Seitz, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, 1981-1982
Assistant U.S. attorney, District of Delaware, 1983-1993, 1994-1998, 1999-2001, 2001-2007; first assistant U.S. attorney, 1987-1993, 1999-2001, 2001-2007; chief, Criminal Division, 1994-1998
U.S. attorney for the District of Delaware, 1993-1994, 1998-1999, 2001
Prosecutor, State of Delaware, 2007-2011


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