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U.S. Court of Federal Claims: Seto, Robert Mahealani Ming

Born 1936 in Canton, China

Federal Judicial Service:
Trial Judge, Court of Claims, 1981-1982

Judge, U.S. Claims Court (now U.S. Court of Federal Claims)
Appointed by statute on October 1, 1982, to a new seat authorized by 96 Stat. 27. Service terminated on June 20, 1987, due to resignation.

Education:
St. Louis University, B.S., 1962
St. Louis University School of Law, J.D., 1968

Professional Career:
Assistant circuit attorney, Felony Division, St. Louis, Missouri, 1969
Patent counsel, Monsanto Chemical Co., 1970
Deputy corporation counsel, Division of Legal Memorandums and Opinions, City and County of Honolulu, Hawaii, 1971
Minority counsel, U.S. Senate Special Committee on Aging, 1971-1973
Legislative counsel, Subcommittee on Immigration and Naturalization, U.S. Senate Committee on the Judiciary, 1974
Chief patent counsel, U.S. Sen. Hiram Fong, Hawaii, for Subcommittee on Patents, Trademarks, and Copyrights, U.S. Senate Committee on the Judiciary, 1975-1976
Senior patent litigation attorney, U.S. International Trade Commission, 1976-1981
Administrative judge, Board of Contract Appeals, U.S. Department of Agriculture, 1987-1998
Professor, Regent University School of Law, 1998-

Given name at birth: Robert Ming Seto