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Eisele, Garnett Thomas

Born November 3, 1923, in Hot Springs, AR
Died November 26, 2017

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Arkansas
Nominated by Richard M. Nixon on January 23, 1970, to a seat vacated by Gordon E. Young. Confirmed by the Senate on August 5, 1970, and received commission on August 6, 1970. Served as chief judge, 1975-1991. Assumed senior status on August 1, 1991. Service terminated on November 26, 2017, due to death.

Washington University in St. Louis, A.B., 1947
Harvard Law School, LL.B., 1950
Harvard Law School, LL.M., 1951

Professional Career:

U.S. Army private, 1942-1946
U.S. Naval Reserve, 1952-1961
Private practice, Hot Springs, Arkansas, 1951-1953
Assistant U.S. attorney, Eastern District of Arkansas, 1953-1955
Private practice, Little Rock, Arkansas, 1956-1970
Legal advisor, Gov. Winthrop Rockefeller, Arkansas, 1966-1969