History of the Federal Judiciary

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Clevenger, Raymond Charles III
Born 1937 in Topeka, KS

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
Nominated by George H.W. Bush on January 24, 1990, to a seat vacated by Oscar Hirsh Davis. Confirmed by the Senate on April 27, 1990, and received commission on April 30, 1990. Assumed senior status on February 1, 2006.

Yale University, B.A., 1959
Yale Law School, LL.B., 1966

Professional Career:
Law clerk, Hon. Byron White, Supreme Court of the United States, 1966-1967
Private practice, Washington, D.C., 1967-1990
Special assistant to the general counsel, U.S. Department of Transportation, 1972


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