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Krause, Cheryl Ann
Born 1968 in St. Louis, MO

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
Nominated by Barack Obama on February 6, 2014, to a seat vacated by Dolores Korman Sloviter. Confirmed by the Senate on July 7, 2014, and received commission on July 9, 2014.

University of Pennsylvania, B.A., 1989
Stanford Law School, J.D., 1993

Professional Career:
Law clerk, Hon. Alex Kozinski, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, 1993-1994
Law clerk, Hon. Anthony M. Kennedy, Supreme Court of the United States, 1994-1995
Law clerk in private practice, San Francisco, California, 1995-1996
Private practice, New York City, 1996-1997
Assistant U.S. attorney, Southern District of New York, 1997-2002
Private practice, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003-2014

Former name: Cheryl Krause Zemelman


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