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Otake, Jill Aiko

Born 1973 in Honolulu, HI

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the District of Hawaii
Nominated by Donald J. Trump on December 21, 2017, to a seat vacated by Susan Oki Mollway. Confirmed by the Senate on August 1, 2018, and received commission on August 3, 2018.

Georgetown University, B.S., 1995
University of Washington School of Law, J.D., 1998

Professional Career:

Deputy prosecuting attorney, King County, Washington, 1998-2001, 2002-2005
Law clerk, Hon. Simeon R. Acoba, Jr., Supreme Court of Hawaii, 2001-2002
Assistant U.S. attorney, Western District of Washington, 2005-2014; deputy supervisor, Terrorism and Violent Crimes Unit, 2011-2013; co-supervisor, General Crimes Unit, 2013-2014
Adjunct professor, Seattle University School of Law, 2007
Instructor, Oregon Sexual Assault Task Force, 2012
Assistant U.S. attorney, District of Hawaii, 2014-2018; deputy chief, Special Crimes Section, 2016-2017; acting chief, Special Crimes Section, 2017-2018