History of the Federal Judiciary


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Dorsey, Jennifer Anna
Born 1971 in Las Vegas, NV

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of Nevada
Nominated by Barack Obama on January 4, 2013, to a seat vacated by Larry R. Hicks. Confirmed by the Senate on July 9, 2013, and received commission on July 9, 2013.

Education:
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, B.A., 1994
Pepperdine University School of Law, J.D., 1997

Professional Career:
Private practice, Las Vegas, Nevada, 1997-2013

Nominated to U.S. District Court for the District of Nevada, September 19, 2012; no Senate vote

 

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