History of the Federal Judiciary

  U.S. District Courts for the Districts of Texas

   Judges of the Southern District of Texas
Atlas, Nancy Friedman
Born 1949 in New York, NY

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Texas
Nominated by William J. Clinton on April 4, 1995, to a seat vacated by James DeAnda. Confirmed by the Senate on June 30, 1995, and received commission on June 30, 1995. Assumed senior status on June 20, 2014.

Tufts University, B.S., 1971
New York University School of Law, J.D., 1974

Professional Career:
Law clerk, Hon. Dudley Bonsal, U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York, 1974-1976
Private practice, New York City, 1976-1978
Assistant U.S. attorney, Southern District of New York, 1979-1982
Private practice, Houston, Texas, 1982-1995


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