History of the Federal Judiciary

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Talwani, Indira
Born 1960 in Englewood, NJ

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of Massachusetts
Nominated by Barack Obama on January 6, 2014, to a seat vacated by Mark Lawrence Wolf. Confirmed by the Senate on May 8, 2014, and received commission on May 12, 2014.

Radcliffe College, B.A., 1982
University of California, Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of Law, J.D., 1988

Professional Career:
Law clerk, Hon. Stanley A. Weigel, U.S. District Court, Northern District of California, 1988-1989
Private practice, San Francisco, California, 1989-1999
Private practice, Boston, Massachusetts, 1999-2014

Nominated to U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts, September 24, 2013; no Senate vote


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