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Gayles, Darrin Phillip

Born 1966 in Peoria, IL

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida
Nominated by Barack Obama on February 6, 2014, to a seat vacated by Patricia A. Seitz. Confirmed by the Senate on June 17, 2014, and received commission on June 19, 2014.

Howard University, B.A., 1990
George Washington University Law School, J.D., 1993

Professional Career:

Assistant state attorney, Miami-Dade County, Florida, 1993-1997
Assistant district counsel, Immigration and Naturalization Service, U.S. Department of Justice, Miami, Florida, 1997-1999
Assistant U.S. attorney, Southern District of Florida, 1999-2004
Judge, Miami-Dade County [Florida] Court, Eleventh Judicial Circuit, 2004-2011
Judge, Circuit Court of Florida, Eleventh Judicial Circuit, 2011-2014