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U.S. Court of Federal Claims: Bruggink, Eric Gerard

Born 1949 in Kalidjati, Indonesia

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Claims Court (now U.S. Court of Federal Claims)
Nominated by Ronald Reagan on January 21, 1986, to a seat vacated by Harry Eugene Wood. Confirmed by the Senate on April 15, 1986, and received commission on April 16, 1986. Assumed senior status on April 16, 2001.

Auburn University, B.A., 1971
Auburn University, M.A., 1972
University of Alabama School of Law, J.D., 1975

Professional Career:
Law clerk, Hon. Frank M. McFadden, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Alabama, 1975-1976
Private practice, Dothan, Alabama, 1976-1977
Assistant director, Alabama Law Institute, 1977-1979
Private practice, Montgomery, Alabama, 1979-1982
Director, Office of Appeals Counsel, U.S. Merit Systems Protection Board, 1982-1986