History of the Federal Judiciary

  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Cummings, Samuel Ray
Born 1944 in Lubbock, TX

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas
Nominated by Ronald Reagan on July 31, 1987, to a seat vacated by Halbert O. Woodward. Confirmed by the Senate on December 8, 1987, and received commission on December 9, 1987. Assumed senior status on December 31, 2014.

Texas Technical College (now Texas Tech University), B.B.A., 1967
Baylor University School of Law, J.D., 1970

Professional Career:
Private practice, Amarillo, Texas, 1970-1987


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