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Bastian, Stanley Allen
Born 1958 in Seattle, WA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Washington
Nominated by Barack Obama on January 6, 2014, to a seat vacated by Edward F. Shea. Confirmed by the Senate on April 30, 2014, and received commission on May 1, 2014.

University of Oregon, B.S., 1980
University of Washington School of Law, J.D., 1983

Professional Career:
Private practice, Seattle, Washington, 1983-1984
Public defender, Renton, Washington, 1984
Law clerk, Hon. Ward Williams, Court of Appeals of the State of Washington, 1984-1985
Assistant city attorney, Seattle, Washington, 1985-1988
Private practice, Wenatchee, Washington, 1988-2014

Nominated to U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Washington, September 19, 2013; no Senate vote


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