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Porter, David James

Born 1966 in Kittanning, PA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
Nominated by Donald J. Trump on April 12, 2018, to a seat vacated by D. Michael Fisher. Confirmed by the Senate on October 11, 2018, and received commission on October 15, 2018.

Grove City College, B.A., 1988
George Mason University School of Law (now Antonin Scalia Law School), J.D., 1992

Professional Career:

Law clerk, Hon. D. Brooks Smith, U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania, 1992-1994
Private practice, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1994-2018