History of the Federal Judiciary


  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Garcia, Hipolito Frank
Born December 4, 1925, in San Antonio, TX
Died January 16, 2002, in Austin, TX

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Western District of Texas
Nominated by Jimmy Carter on December 19, 1979, to a new seat authorized by 92 Stat. 1629. Confirmed by the Senate on September 29, 1980, and received commission on September 30, 1980. Service terminated on January 16, 2002, due to death.

Education:
St. Mary`s University School of Law, Texas, LL.B., 1951

Professional Career:
U.S. Army, 1943-1945
Deputy district clerk, Bexar County, Texas, 1950-1952
Assistant criminal attorney, Bexar County, Texas, 1952-1963
Private practice, 1963-1964
Judge, Bexar County [Texas] Court-at-Law Number Two, 1964-1974
Judge, Bexar County [Texas] One Hundred and Forty-Fourth District Court, 1975-1980

 

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