Hon. James C. Hill

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
Chair, Federal Judicial Center Appellate Education Committee
American College of Trial Lawyers
American Bar Association
American Bar Association "Pursuit of Justice Award" May 20, 2011
Life fellow, American Bar Foundation
Lawyers Club of Atlanta
American Law Institute
American Judicature Society
State Bar of Georgia
Atlanta Bar Association