U.S. Circuit Judge
United States Court of Appeals
Eleventh Circuit
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Date of Appointment:
November 21, 1975
Entered on Duty:
December 12, 1975
Chief Judge: October 1, 1989 - September 20, 1996
University of Virginia; University of Cincinnati;
Duke University School of Law, LL.B., 1957
Previous Employment:
Judge, Circuit Court, Fourth Judicial Circuit of Florida, 1968-1970;
U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida, 1970-1975;
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, 1975-1981
Committee Appointments/Professional Organizations:
Judicial Conference of the U.S., 1989-present; Chairman, Judicial Conference Committee on the Administration of the Probation System, 1973-1987 (appointed Chairman in 1978); Advisory Corrections Council, 1976-present; and U.S. Delegation at the Sixth and Seventh United Nations Congresses for the Prevention of Crime and Treatment of Offenders.