History of the Federal Judiciary

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Moody, James Maxwell Jr.
Born 1964 in El Dorado, AR

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Arkansas
Nominated by Barack Obama on January 6, 2014, to a seat vacated by Susan Webber Wright. Confirmed by the Senate on February 25, 2014, and received commission on March 10, 2014.

University of Arkansas, B.S.B.A., 1986
University of Arkansas School of Law, J.D., 1989

Professional Career:
Private practice, Little Rock, Arkansas, 1989-2003
Judge, Circuit Court of Arkansas, Sixth Judicial Circuit, 2003-2014

Nominated to U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Arkansas, July 25, 2013; no Senate vote


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