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Davis, Leonard E.
Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas
Nominated by George W. Bush on January 23, 2002, to a seat vacated by Paul N. Brown. Confirmed by the Senate on May 9, 2002, and received commission on May 10, 2002. Served as chief judge, 2012-2015. Service terminated on May 15, 2015, due to retirement.
University of Texas, B.A., 1970
Texas Christian University, M.A., 1974
Baylor University School of Law, J.D., 1976
Texas Army National Guard, 1970-1973
Private practice, Tyler, Texas, 1977-2000
Chief justice, Twelfth Court of Appeals of Texas, 2000-2002
Private practice, Dallas, Texas, 2015-
Nominated to U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas, June 3, 1992; no Senate vote