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Wetherell, T. Kent II

Born 1970 in Daytona Beach, FL

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida
Nominated by Donald J. Trump on January 23, 2019, to a seat vacated by John Richard Smoak, Jr. Confirmed by the Senate on July 10, 2019, and received commission on July 12, 2019.

Florida State University, B.S., 1992
Florida State University College of Law, J.D., 1995

Professional Career:

Private practice, Tallahassee, Florida, 1995-1999
Deputy solicitor general, State of Florida, 1999-2002
Administrative law judge, Florida Division of Administrative Hearings, 2002-2009
Judge, Florida District Court of Appeal, First District, 2009-2019

Other Nominations/Recess Appointments:

Nominated to U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida, May 7, 2018; no Senate vote