History of the Federal Judiciary


  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Camp, Jack Tarpley Jr.
Born 1943 in Newnan, Coweta County, GA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Georgia
Nominated by Ronald Reagan on December 18, 1987, to a seat vacated by Charles A. Moye, Jr.. Confirmed by the Senate on April 19, 1988, and received commission on April 20, 1988. Served as chief judge, 2006-2008. Assumed senior status on December 31, 2008. Service terminated on November 19, 2010, due to retirement.

Education:
The Citadel, B.A., 1965
University of Virginia, M.A., 1967
University of Virginia School of Law, J.D., 1973

Professional Career:
U.S. Army, 1967-1970
U.S. Army Reserve, 1970-1986
Private practice, Birmingham, Alabama, 1973-1975
Private practice, Newnan, Georgia, 1975-1988

 

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