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Mahan, James C.

Born 1943 in El Paso, TX

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the District of Nevada
Nominated by George W. Bush on September 10, 2001, to a new seat authorized by 114 Stat. 2762. Confirmed by the Senate on January 25, 2002, and received commission on January 30, 2002. Assumed senior status on June 29, 2018.

Morris Harvey College (now University of Charleston), B.A., 1965
Vanderbilt University Law School, J.D., 1973

Professional Career:

U.S. Navy, 1966-1969
U.S. Naval Reserve, 1970-1972
Private practice, Nevada, 1973-1999
Judge, Nevada District Court, Eighth Judicial District, 1999-2002