Senior U.S. Circuit Judge
United States Court of Appeals
Eleventh Circuit
Born:
Darlington, South Carolina
Date of Appointment:
May 21, 1976
Entered on Duty:
May 26, 1976
Senior Status:
October 15, 1989
Education:
University of South Carolina, B.S.C., 1948 (war interrupted);
Lamar School of Law, Emory University, J.D., 1948.
Previous Employment:
Private practice, Atlanta, Georgia, 1948-1974; U.S. District Judge, Northern District of Georgia, 1974-1976.
Committee Appointments/Professional Organizations:
Judicial Conference Committee on Intercircuit Assignments, 1990-present; Chair, Federal Judicial Center Appellate Education Committee; American College of Trial Lawyers; American Bar Association; life fellow, American Bar Foundation; Lawyers Club of Atlanta; American Law Institute; American Judicature Society; State Bar of Georgia and Atlanta Bar Association.