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O'Scannlain, Diarmuid Fionntain

Born 1937 in New York, NY

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Nominated by Ronald Reagan on August 11, 1986, to a seat vacated by Robert Boochever. Confirmed by the Senate on September 25, 1986, and received commission on September 26, 1986. Assumed senior status on December 31, 2016.

St. John's University, B.A., 1957
Harvard Law School, J.D., 1963
University of Virginia School of Law, LL.M., 1992

Professional Career:

U.S. Army Reserve, JAG Corps (retired as major), 1955-1978
Tax attorney, Standard Oil Company of New Jersey and New York City, 1963-1965
Private practice, Portland, Oregon, 1965-1969, 1975-1986
Deputy attorney general, State of Oregon, 1969-1971
Public utility commissioner, State of Oregon, 1971-1973
Director, Oregon Department of Environmental Quality, 1973-1974
Consultant, Office of the President-Elect of the United States, 1980-1981
Team leader, President's Private Sector Survey on Cost Control (Grace Commission), 1982-1983
Chairman, Advisory Panel to the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Energy, 1983-1985