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Baker, M. Miller

Born 1962 in Houma, LA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of International Trade
Nominated by Donald J. Trump on January 23, 2019, to a seat vacated by Donald Carl Pogue. Confirmed by the Senate on August 1, 2019, and received commission on December 18, 2019.

Louisiana State University
Tulane University Law School, J.D., 1984

Professional Career:

U.S. Naval Reserve, 1986-1995
Law clerk, Hon. John M. Duhe, Jr., U.S. District Court for the Western District of Louisiana, 1984-1985
Law clerk, Hon. Thomas G. Gee, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Cicuit, 1985-1986
U.S. Department of Justice, 1986-1989; attorney-advisor, Office of Legal Policy, 1986-1988; special assistant to the assistant attorney general, Civil Rights, 1988-1989
Private practice, Washington, D.C., 1989-1991, 1993-2019
Counsel, U.S. Sen. Orrin Hatch of Utah, U.S. Senate Committee on the Judiciary, 1991-1993; Subcommittee on Patents, Copyrights and Trademarks, 1991-1992

Other Nominations/Recess Appointments:

Nominated to U.S. Court of International Trade, June 18, 2018; no Senate vote

Miscellaneous Information:

Given name at birth: Maurice Miller Baker