History of the Federal Judiciary

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Chappell, Sheri Polster
Born 1962 in Sheboygan, WI

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida
Nominated by Barack Obama on January 4, 2013, to a seat vacated by Gregory A. Presnell. Confirmed by the Senate on May 20, 2013, and received commission on May 22, 2013.

U.S. Magistrate Judge, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida, 2003-2013

University of Wisconsin, B.A., 1984
Nova University, Shepard Broad Law Center, J.D., 1987

Professional Career:
Assistant state attorney, Twentieth Judicial Circuit, Florida, 1987-2000
Judge, Circuit Court of Florida, Twentieth Judicial Circuit, 2000-2003

Given name at birth: Sheri Jean Polster

Nominated to U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida, June 25, 2012; no Senate vote


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