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Freeman, Beth Labson

Born 1953 in Washington, DC

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California
Nominated by Barack Obama on January 6, 2014, to a new seat authorized by 104 Stat. 5089. Confirmed by the Senate on February 25, 2014, and received commission on February 26, 2014.

University of California, Berkeley, B.A., 1976
Harvard Law School, J.D., 1979

Professional Career:

Private practice, Washington, D.C., 1979-1981
Private practice, San Francisco, California, 1981-1983
Deputy county counsel, San Mateo County, California, 1983-2001
Judge, Superior Court of California, County of San Mateo, 2001-2014; presiding judge, 2011-2012

Other Nominations/Recess Appointments:

Nominated to U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California, June 20, 2013; no Senate vote