History of the Federal Judiciary


  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Garcia, Edward J.
Born 1928

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California
Nominated by Ronald Reagan on February 16, 1984, to a seat vacated by Philip C. Wilkins. Confirmed by the Senate on March 13, 1984, and received commission on March 14, 1984. Assumed senior status on November 24, 1996.

Education:
Sacramento City College, A.A., 1951
McGeorge School of Law, LL.B., 1958

Professional Career:
U.S. Army, Air Corps, 1946-1949
Deputy district attorney, Sacramento County, California, 1959-1972; supervising deputy, 1964-1969; chief deputy, 1969-1972
Judge, Sacramento [California] Municipal Court, 1972-1984

 

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