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Atkins, Carl Clyde

Born November 23, 1914, in Washington, DC
Died March 11, 1999, in Miami, FL

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida
Nominated by Lyndon B. Johnson on June 28, 1966, to a new seat authorized by 80 Stat. 75. Confirmed by the Senate on July 22, 1966, and received commission on July 22, 1966. Served as chief judge, 1977-1982. Assumed senior status on December 31, 1982. Service terminated on March 11, 1999, due to death.

University of Florida College of Law (now Fredric G. Levin College of Law), LL.B., 1936

Professional Career:

Private practice, Stuart, Florida, 1936-1941
Private practice, Miami, Florida, 1941-1966