History of the Federal Judiciary


  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
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.

Education:
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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