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Burke, Liles Clifton

Born 1969 in Cullman, AL

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Alabama
Nominated by Donald J. Trump on January 8, 2018, to a seat vacated by Charles Lynwood Smith, Jr. Confirmed by the Senate on October 11, 2018, and received commission on October 17, 2018.

University of Alabama, B.A., 1991
University of Alabama School of Law, J.D., 1994

Professional Career:

Municipal prosecutor and municipal attorney, Arab, Alabama, 1994-2001
Private practice, Arab, Alabama, 1994-2006
Judge, Arab [Alabama] Municipal Court, 2001-2007
Judge, Alabama District Court, Marshall County, 2007-2011
Associate judge, Alabama Court of Criminal Appeals, 2011-2018
Captain and trial counsel, JAG Corps, Alabama Army National Guard, 2013-

Other Nominations/Recess Appointments:

Nominated to U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Alabama, July 19, 2017; no Senate vote