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|Current Court Information:|
|United States District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky|
|Appointed by:||George W. Bush|
|Active:||12/10/2001 - Present|
|Preceded by:||114 Stat. 2762|
|Home State:||Corbin, KY|
|Undergraduate:||Eastern Kentucky U., B.A., 1978|
|Law School:||Northern Kentucky U., Salmon P. Chase College of Law, J.D., 1981|
Danny C. Reeves is an Article III federal judge for the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky. He joined the court in 2001 after being nominated by President George W. Bush.
Early life and education
A native of Kentucky, Reeves graduated from Eastern Kentucky University with his bachelor's degree in 1978 and later graduated from Northern Kentucky University's Salmon P. Chase College of Law with his Juris Doctor in 1981.
Reeves started his legal career as a Law clerk for former federal judge Eugene Siler in the United States District Court for the Eastern & Western Districts of Kentucky from 1981 to 1983 and entered into Private practice in the State of Kentucky from 1983 to 2001.
Eastern District of Kentucky
On the recommendation of Senators Jim Bunning and Mitch McConnell, Reeves was nominated by President George W. Bush on September 4, 2001 to a new seat created by 114 Stat. 2762 which was approved by Congress. Reeves was confirmed by the Senate on December 6, 2001 on a Senate vote and received commission on December 10, 2001.
|Federal judicial offices|
|Eastern District of Kentucky
|Magistrate judges||Gregory Wehrman • Edward Atkins • Robert Wier • Candace Smith • Hanly Ingram •|
|Former Article III judges|
|Former Chief judges|