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.

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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